Colonel Nesmith Readiness Center

Client: Oregon Military Department

Situated on an 11 acre site, this LEED Gold design/build armory and community center serves the Oregon Military Department and the 162nd Engineering division of the Oregon National Guard. The building is divided into three wings each with a distinct programmatic, security and thermal zone. Key components include a large assembly hall, administrative spaces, commercial kitchen, military storage, arms vault, weapons training simulator and an outbuilding for vehicle maintenance.

The project was the recipient of the DBIA Design Excellence Award, DBIA National Design/Build Award, National Design-Build Award for Civic Buildings, and AIA Regional Design Award.