CHULA VISTA FIRE STATION NO . 8

CHULA VISTA, CALIFORNIA

 

project information

  • OWNER - CITY OF CHULA VISTA FIRE DEPARTMENT

  • SIZE - 8,800 SQUARE FEET

  • COST - $5 MILLION

  • COMPLETED - DECEMBER 2006

This project included the design and preparation of construction documents for bidding, including specifications, cost estimates and construction administration services.  The project involved the design of a new Fire Station in the exclusive Woods development in Chula Vista, CA.   This project was developed as a “Design-Build” project.   The design included the programming of space requirements for an 8,800 SF facility, to house up to seven fire fighters.  Areas included an apparatus room with two drive-thru bays, bunk rooms, fitness area, kitchen, dayroom, shop, dispatch and administrative spaces.  The site design includes space for public and private vehicle parking, hose drying facilities and an emergency generator. This project was awarded the Gold Medal for 2007 as top new station in the country by Fire Chief Magazine. The project started design in October 2005 and construction was completed in December 2006.