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THE CAPTAIN


Basic Information

The Captain is a four-story fire department training building with a large footprint for more training space. This training building spans 25'L x 22'W x 40'H and is ideal for a fire department who needs to accommodate many trainees. The training building's burn room annex features two exits, while the tower offers interior stairs, a fixed ladder, and a roof-mounted chop-out curb.


Training Building Tower

Dimensions 25'L x 22'W x 40'H
Roof: Flat
Roof Live Load: 100 PSF
Wind Load: Per Local Codes
Deck Live Load: 100 PSF

Parapet Roof Guard with Chained Opening
Interior Stair to 4th Floor
Interior Fixed Ladder, 4th Floor to Roof
(2) 3'x7' Exterior Steel Doors
(1) 3'x7' Interior Steel Door
(10) 3'x4' Window Openings with Steel Shutters
(1) 4'x4' Roof Chop-Out Curb


Burn Room Annex

Dimensions 14'L x 22'W x 10'H
Roof: 1/2" in 12" Single Pitch
Roof Live Load: 100 PSF
Wind Load: Per Local Codes

(1) 3'x7' Exterior Steel Door
(3) 3'x4' Window Openings with Steel Shutters
(1) WestecTM Insulation System
(1) Scout Temperature Monitoring System

Land Area Requirements
Basic building site 1.00 acre
Drafting pit 0.20 acre
Vehicle extrication pad 0.20 acre
Rail car spill 0.60 acre
Tank truck spill/roll-over 0.20 acre
Flammable liquid pond 0.10 acre
Electric transformer pad 0.10 acre
Aircraft rescue pad 0.70 acre
Classroom building 0.30 acre
Garage 0.30 acre

Additional allowances should be made for parking, retention ponds, or equipment storage.

Land area requirements vary slightly for different tower models. Please contact us for requirements on your specific project.