PROJECT Government:

US Coast Guard Building 3 Galley Renovation

ECH Architecture was responsible for the preparation of design and construction documents for the remodel of a 22,500 GSF mess hall and restaurant facility. The remodel consists of both interior and exterior improvements. Exterior improvements include renovation of a receiving dock, new siding, doors and windows, structural seismic upgrades and the installation of additional insulation. Interior architectural improvements include the remodel of an existing mess hall kitchen, enlargement of an existing restaurant kitchen, new stairs, new offices, new staff break room and locker room, new private dining area, new restrooms and new finishes and foodservice equipment throughout the building. Extensive mechanical, electrical and fire detection system upgrades are included throughout the building including relocation of electrical equipment, upgrading of electrical system capacity, upgrading of HVAC equipment and additional fire detection system equipment. Improvements to the structural system are included as well and consist of additional framing and improved structural connections where deficiencies in seismic bracing were discovered.

LOCATION

Kodiak, Alaska

PROJECT TYPE

Galley Renovation