Education and Training

Allan Hancock College | Santa Maria, CA

The new Science / Health Occupations Complex provides science and health occupations instructional facilities including classrooms, faculty offices and facilities for the health occupations program as well as state of the art science laboratories and math and engineering computer laboratories. The scope of this project included facilities for the health occupations programs that were housed in various offcampus buildings. A greenhouse, hardscape and landscaping were included as well as the modernization of several existing buildings within the complex. Construction was completed in two phases. Project Details

Cal Poly | San Luis Obispo, CA

The Cal Poly Phase 11B project is the final phase of collaboration between the College of Engineering and the College of Architecture and Environmental Design. This phase of the project involved the construction of new laboratory space and faculty office space for the College of Architecture and Environmental Design, and space for interdisciplinary lecture. Project Details

Force Intelligence Operations Center | Camp Pendleton, CA

Straub Construction is responsible for Phase III design and construction of six structures, as well as all related site amenities; set on nearly 14 acres within the HQ Area of Camp Pendleton. This project is one of the highest profile projects at MCB Camp Pendleton. Project Details

JIEDDO Battle Course | MCAGCC Twentynine Palms, CA

The JIEDDO battle course project is designed to train Marines to identify and defeat Improvised Explosive Devices. The project consisted of three training sites; extensive roadway improvements, a Range Support Facility; as well as Communication Lines and Fiber Optic Cable connection to Camp Wilson. Project Details

Marine Corps Training Center | Oceanside, CA

This project involves design and construction of two buildings in two different locations. The first building is a multi-story Training Center with Administrative and Support Areas. The second building is a Grounds Maintenance Building (GMB) with a Vehicle Holding Shed. The project total area is 24,962 SF. Project Details

Red Rock Canyon Visitors Center | Red Rock Canyon, NV

Scope of work also includes landscaping and amenities, shade structures, exhibits, support structures and retaining walls, general site work, roads, as well as renovations and new construction of parking. Project Details

Reserve Training Center | Fort Hunter Liggett, CA

Located on approximately seven acres, the Reserve Training Center consisted of a new 200 member 45,500 SF Army Reserve Center and a 915 SF unheated storage facility. The two-story steel framed facility is primarily used for training of personnel with administrative, storage and other miscellaneous support areas. The center is constructed of concrete tilt-up wall panels with an elastomeric coating to match the installation criteria of an off-white finish stucco appearance. Project Details

Santa Maria Library | Santa Maria, CA

The Santa Maria Library project involved the construction of a new 59,850 SF multi-story facility within the City’s central office campus. The placement of the new library next to City Hall forms a central plaza for activities and events which features two fountains and nostalgic lighting standards identical to those outside the adjoining City Hall and existing library buildings. The new library includes an administration area, 123 computers, multipurpose room which seats 300, a new Literacy Center, Adult Education Center, Career Center, study group rooms, community meeting rooms, and a café which overlooks the plaza. The “Friends of the Library” have their own shop inside the building and the Donor Tree is prominently displayed in the lobby. Project Details

Spanagel Hall & Root Hall | Post Graduate School, Monterey, CA

This project modernizes Spanagel Hall and Root Hall at the Naval Post Graduate School in Monterey. Both buildings provide an applied instruction and combined research laboratory, to accommodate modern teaching and research equipment. Project Details

UCSD Student Center Expansions | La Jolla, CA

The project scope involved construction of two new two-story buildings totaling 13,593 square feet at the original Student Center. The buildings were designed to house student resource centers, a new café/lounge terrace/dining area in the form of a living room with a bank of lounge chairs, a multi-media conference room, a 3,000 book library, kitchen and counseling room as well as offices and conference space. Project Details