Secondary Learning Center

Wood Technology Center
April 27, 2017
Ingraham High School Addition & Site Improvements
April 27, 2017
Location: Seattle, Washington

This project involved replacing the existing Black River High School with a new two-story, 68,000-square-foot structure, which includes space for science labs, a pre-engineering lab, culinary arts program facilities, a production arts lab, and a fitness center. Features include solar panels, rain gardens to collect water runoff, geo-thermal heating features, and an eco-friendly roof that reuses rainwater to flush toilets. The estimated construction cost is $20 million.

ORA was engaged to provide the following testing and inspection services:
  • Reinforcing steel
  • Reinforced concrete
  • Reinforced masonry
  • Grout under columns
  • Proprietary anchors – mechanical & adhesive
  • Lateral framing
  • Cold-formed steel
  • Structural steel fabrication and erection
  • Ultrasonic & magnetic particle examination
  • Brick veneer
  • Asphalt compaction