Boulder, CO | 18,000 SF, 10-acre fire training center including an administration building, burn building, drill tower and various training props.
This room, at the terminus of the spine, serves as the central observation deck, providing views to 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 on the facility.
The facility includes a large drive-through apparatus training area and the Live Training Classroom.
2011 AIA Western Mountain Region Merit Award
2010 AIA Colorado Merit Award
2010 AIA Denver Merit and People’s Choice Award