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2011 Best In Class
Light Commercial
Kioa County Commons

Project Statistics
Location: Greensburg, Kansas
Type: Multipurpose community building
Size: 20,200 sq. ft. (floor)
ICF Use: 23,500 sq. ft. (all exterior walls) plus 7,000 sq. ft. interior walls
Cost: $4.7 million
Total Construction: 420 days
ICF Start-to-Finish Time: 58 days

Construction Team
Owner: Kiowa County
General Contractor: Compton Construction
ICF Installer: Beran ICF Solutions
ICF Distributor: Form Systems, Inc.
Architect: GLMV
Engineer: PEC

Fast Facts

  • Certified LEED-Platinum
    Vegetated roof, LED lighting, rainwater harvesting
  • Wall heights to 40'
  • ICFs cut to match concave roofline
  • ICF contractor installed 1,100 bearing plates in walls
  • ICF elevator shafts and stairwells
  • "Most ambitious" of the 12+ commercial ICF buildings erected since the town was destroyed by tornado


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