Monthly archive for April 2016

Hilldale Elementary Builds 11-Classroom Safe Room

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  Hilldale Elementary Builds 11-Classroom Safe Room addition, which will be able to protect all of its students, teachers and staff during severe weather or a tornado. These classrooms will be a warm, comfortable learning environment all year, sound proof and energy efficient. Should the need arise, they would also function as a safe room for the entire school. The project is located on NW 16th St. in Oklahoma City. Classes run from August through June, which includes Oklahoma’s worst storm season. After the devastating effects of previous tornadoes, you can see why it is important to have a proper safe

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Press Release: BuildBlock ICFs Releases ICF Products & Safe Room Engineering Manual

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BuildBlock ICFs Releases ICF Products & Safe Room Engineering Manual Oklahoma City, OK – The BuildBlock ICF Products & Safe Room Engineering Manual increases the scope of prescriptive engineering for BuildBlock ICF products. This document is intended to be used in conjunction with the PCA 100 Prescriptive Design of Exterior Concrete Walls for One- and Two-Family Dwellings when determining reinforcement for residential walls and as a reference for commercial engineering. Below grade wall include 12ft heights for all products and 14ft in certain applications. Maximum above grade wall heights are engineered to 14ft for all products and 20ft in

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