Fairmont Heights High School

Gillespie Precast teamed with Rotundo Environmental Solutions to produce a storm pod detention system for Fairmont Heights High School. The storm pod system is a modular, single-chambered, precast concrete groined arch system that is engineered for underground installation. Storm pod utilizes a proven arch design to provide the lowest cost system with the highest strength and durability. Gillespie precast manufactured and delivered an entire storm pod system encompassing 379 pods in under 4 months.

STORMPOD CONCRETE ARCH DESIGN: LOWEST COST SYSTEM WITH HIGHEST STRENGTH AND DURABILITY

  • 20% to 30% less cost than other precast systems currently on the market
  • Standard 8’ x 16’ modules meet tight delivery schedules
  • Endless configurations for detention and treatment train designs
  • Stronger and more durable than corrugated metal, plastic and other precast concrete systems
  • Can be installed with an excavator or small crane
  • Install up to 30,000 cf of storage capacity per day
  • Inside heights available from 2 to 14 feet
  • Groined Arch design safely supports fill depths up to 15 feet