The SERE Pipeline Dormitory is located at Fairchild Air Force Base near Spokane, WA. SERE stands for Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape. This training program (more commonly referred to by its military acronym SERE) prepares U.S. military personnel, U.S. Department of Defense civilians, and private military contractors to survive and return with honor in survival scenarios. This project features a three-story student dormitory for this program which includes a gear storage facility, common areas, laundry rooms, office spaces, kitchens, and a briefing room. Each dorm contains two sinks, a shower, a bathroom, a TV, 2 closets, 2 desks, and a microwave. The project scope includes reinforced concrete foundations/slabs, steel frame, brick veneer exterior walls, and standing seam metal roof, complete with A/C system, parking,
walkways, communications and supporting site utilities. The new dorm includes 150 rooms and a total of 79,437 square feet.
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