Alamogordo Readiness Center – 9,662 SF addition to the existing 14,750 sq. ft. armory building, including all site work, located at 1600 S Florida Road, Alamogordo, NM, to create a new Readiness Center for the NM Army National Guard. Project to obtain LEED Silver Certification (or higher level) from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).
The exterior of the Addition consists of a one-story steel structure with non-load
bearing reinforced Concrete Masonry Unit (CMU) exterior walls with continuous rigid insulation
between the CMU and interior gypsum board on metal stud furr-out; single-ply TPO roof system over
tapered rigid insulation; insulated hollow-metal doors; and aluminum curtain-wall window and
entrance door frame systems with AT/FP compliant laminated insulated glass. Interior construction
to consist of new non-bearing gypsum board on metal stud walls; solid-core wood and hollow metal
doors; suspended lay-in acoustical ceilings; durable floor and wall finishes; and new mechanical,
electrical, plumbing, fire protection, telecommunications and security systems.
Site work to include grading and drainage for elevated addition, new drainage detention
pond, security fencing and vehicle gates, asphalt paved parking and drive areas, non-paved military
vehicle parking area, accessible concrete pedestrian walkways, routes and parking spaces.
The addition and remodeling project will add over 9,662 square feet to the current structure,
bringing the total to 24,412 square feet. The new facility will provide a more modern facility
with training classrooms and offices for the Soldiers of D Company, 1st Battalion, 200th
The new Alamogordo Readiness Center will incorporate the latest technologies to enable it to be
certified as Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) at the Silver level by the
U.S. Green Building Council. The environmentally friendly building will greatly reduce the cost
of utilities throughout the expected life cycle of the project.
Sq Ft: 24412
Completion Date: 09/04/2018
Owner: NM Department of Military Affairs
Architect: Dekker / Perich / Sabatini, LTD
Location: Alamogordo, NM