Berwyn Fire Department Station #2 ||| Berwyn, IL
This project consisted of a new 14,000 square foot neighborhood fire station for the City of Berwyn. The new station includes living & sleeping quarters, full kitchen and break room area, exercise room and a meeting room. The facilities also include a 2-bay vehicle / service area, a fire prevention office, an EMS office, an administration office, a decontamination room and a hose tower.
A training room/EOC was also included in the basement, with building-wide generator and UPS capabilities to provide radio and 9-1-1 back-up. Design features also include digital temperature controls, vehicle exhaust system and gas-fired radiant heat. Allowance was made for an additional 2-bay expansion when additional property is available.
Gage Engineers provided design for HVAC, Electrical / Lighting, Plumbing, Fire Protection, and Construction Administration.
Photos courtesy of Wold Architects and Engineers