As part of the multi-campus expansion for their elementary and middle schools, the Alief, TX Independent School District chose the Accelerated Building System to provide a total of 13 permanent modular classrooms totaling over 124,000 square feet. Designed to meet a UBC Type II construction classification, the all-steel structures were manufactured, installed, and finish-out in under nine months. Each free-standing building was designed to blend in with the existing architecture, and included grade level entries with covered walkways to the main structure. Sophisticated rooftop HVAC systems were installed to handle the areas high humidity requirements.
Building & Construction Details: Permanent Modular Construction
Project Size: 124,000 sq ft 13 buildings
Construction: UBC Type II
Facility Use: Classrooms
Description: Permanent modular Grade level entries
Exteriors: match existing school finishes
Completion: 9 months