North Metro Fire Training and Fire Station 68

Northglenn

Project Features 

Public Projects, Industrial, First Responder, Ground Up

Owner 

North Metro Fire District

Project Description 

North Metro Fire Rescue District's Training Center Complex consists of seven new buildings constructed in the style of a small community to allow the simulation of real-life fire emergency situations. The 15-acre campus includes:
4-bay fire station
4-bay fleet maintenance building
Classroom/office building
Warehouse
Three burn buildings
3-story tower
ranch style home with basement
2-story apartment/mixed-use building

The 3-building Fire Training Center features a four story "high rise," two-story apartment building, and ranch style home, all designed for fire fighting simulation exercises.

The campus also contains an emergency driving track and simulation areas for vehicle extrication/confined space, water features for underwater rescue, trench rescue and fuel spill fires. In addition to a detention pond, the complex utilizes a retention pond to recycle fire training water.

Architect

Allred & Associates

Size

Seven CMU & wood framed structures

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