Trainee Barracks Complex III Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri
Trainee Barracks Complex III Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

Client: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District

JV Team: Watts-Weitz A JV

Type: Battalion Headquarters, Barracks Complex

Size:       Battalion Headquarters:  24,200 SF / Single-story

Four Barracks Complex Operations Facilities (67,800 SF each; 271,200 SF Total / Three-story)

Completed: 2010

(Designed/constructed to meet LEED Silver rating, but not registered)


This design-build project consists of a Battalion Headquarters (HQ), four-(4) Barrack Complex Operations Facility (BCOF1-BCOF4), one Lawn Maintenance building (LM), one Sewage Pump Station (Pump House) and provisions for a future BCOF5. The 24,200 SF HQ building houses administrative spaces and classrooms.  Four three-story barracks buildings (BCOF) compose two “L”-shaped wings.  The core of the BCOF consists of office space, training rooms, and toilet & shower facilities.  The 1st Floor of the two wings is open to the exterior and serves as a covered training area.  The 2nd and 3rd floors of the two wings consist of open sleeping quarters.  Total square footage for each BCOF is 67,800 sf, for a total barracks building area of 271,200 SF.