Arlington ISD Agricultural Science Center
Owner: Arlington Independent School District
Architect: VLK Architects
Project Location: Dalworthington Gardens, Texas
Description: This is a new 26,000sf Agricultural Center to be located at 3210 West Pioneer Parkway (Highway 303) in the City of Dalworthington Gardens. The Agricultural Center will have animal pens and support areas, two Agricultural Science classrooms, a Metal Shop, Office and restrooms. The building structure is a Pre-Engineered metal building with a slab-on-grade foundation on structural grade beams and piers, non-loadbearing CMU walls with decorative CMU veneer, interior drywall and ceilings, and animal pen fencing. The roofing will be a standard PEMB metal roofing system. MEP systems will be split-system units. The project will have a roof mounted PV solar array designed to achieve net-zero energy for the facility, a wind turbine, and rain water collection tanks.