Gallery: Oakland Fire Station Honored With LEED Gold Certification

 
The new two-story building is founded on grade beams and spread footings with moment-frames, shear walls, open-web trusses and glue-lams. It also features a structural steel tower section supporting an exterior flagpole that towers at a height of approximately 60 feet.

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  2. Mallory August 18, 2010 at 3:32 pm

    This is a great story! I am an employee of Swinerton Incorporated and really enjoyed reading your take on our Oakland Firestation 18 project. I am definitely subscribing to your blog feed as I believe you have a lot of great writers and content here. Please feel free to visit our blog (www.swinertonbuildstomorrow.com) as well, as we write about similar topics! Cheers!

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