• 615.661.7979
  • 217 Ward Circle, Brentwood, Tennessee 37027
  • ArchitectThe Estopinal Group
  • Lead DesignerTRC Parkitects
  • Design-BuilderTRC Construction Services
  • Structural EngineerTRC Worldwide Engineering
  • MEP EngineerTRC Worldwide Engineering
  • Precast Specialty EngineeringTRC Worldwide Engineering

Fort Benning Army Hospital Staff Visitor – Fort Benning, GA

Two dedicated parking garages for visitors and staff at the new Army Hospital and Clinics located in Ft. Benning, GA. Precast garages will match architectural precast panels on the hospital for color and texture. Each garage has approximately 1,000 vehicles, high percentages that are special large sized accessible spaces for soldier ambulatory clinics. These parking garages will be designed and constructed by TRC Worldwide Engineering, Inc. and TRC Construction Services, Inc. under contract with Turner Universal.

The parking garages are a critical portion of this LEED Silver project incorporating sustainable features such as landscaped top levels, locally mined aggregate, regionally produced components , high percentage of recycled materials, natural day lighting due to higher than minimum floor to floor heights, CFL lighting with daylight monitoring, low VOC paints and coatings, electric car charging stations for military and civilian personnel, minimal site disturbance, parking for bicycles, motorcycles and van pools. Both garages are accessed via precast vehicle bridges and are designed to integrate with the existing site topography.

Key Components:
  • Both Garages include 20’+ retaining walls for integration with local site conditions and provide low profile parking garages that blend with hospital and clinic elevations
  • Staff garage allows for service vehicle to pass through it for access to Hospital areas. Also, provides secured spaces for military vehicles.
  • Precast garages have been designed with unobstructed interior sight lines and short pedestrian travel distances to main entrance and staff entrance as applicable.
  • Each garage has multiple entry and exit points. Vehicle circulation is readily apparent upon entry and easily understood. Each garage has a high allowance for way-finding and signage.
  • All elevators in the garage will match those found in the hospital and clinics. Elevators will be high speed traction type not hydraulic type commonly found in parking garages.
Construction Details:
  • New Construction - Visitors - 306,990 GSF, Staff - 350,982 GSF
  • Construction Cost - $ 21.6 Million
  • Construction - Completion 2014