Army War College GIB

Carlisle PA
$1.8 Million
Contract Number W91236-10-C-0079
This project was a design/build 6,400-square-foot, single-story General Instruction Building (GIB) facility with all supporting site work and site structures to house Strategic Studies Institute (SSI) research and educational support personnel at the US Army War College in Carlisle Barracks, Penn. Leebcor was responsible for all design and construction work of this high quality, educational facility. The GIB facility was designed using state-of-the-art Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology. Technical challenges include the design and construction of the facility in a known Karst topographic environment, requiring specialized geotechnical evaluation and analysis to ensure that the proper structural and foundation designs were chosen. This project is USGBC-certified LEED Silver.