Boulder, CO | 18,000 SF, 10-acre fire training center including an administration building, burn building, drill tower, and various training props.
This room sits at the terminus of the spine and serves as the central observation deck, providing views of the drill areas surrounding the building and to the interior of the apparatus bay.
The circular site plan is based on a ‘hub’ concept to address the functional requirements of single-point observation for all training components within the facility.
The facility includes a large, drive-through apparatus training area and a live training classroom.
2011 AIA Western Mountain Region Merit Award
2010 AIA Colorado Merit Award
2010 AIA Denver Merit and People’s Choice Award