State of Minnesota Emergency Operations Center

State of Minnesota

The Emergency Operations Center for the State of Minnesota will provide both an EOC and offices for the Minnesota Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management. The facility will provide a dedicated EOC, supporting functions, offices, a­­nd a media briefing room, and is proposed to be constructed at the Arden Hills Army Training Site, a suburban location near St. Paul, MN.

A predesign study concluded site strategies, a program for 52,000 GSF, functional adjacency and flow diagrams, critical survivability objectives, systems and technologies, cost analysis for a $19.5 million facility and anticipated 32 month design and construction schedules.