Downey High School Automotive CTE
OWNER: Downey Unified School District AREA: 15,000 SF
This technical automotive teaching facility includes technical lab and classroom training components. It has 8 auto maintenance bays, 7 with lifts and exhaust capture system. Four technical labs are provided, including for; transmissions, motors, electronic systems, and suspension systems training, with each lab accommodating approximately 25 students. One 30-student classroom, faculty offices, workroom, faculty shower, tool storage, and restrooms are also included. A partial second floor freight elevator accessible parts storage area is also provided. The building shell is masonry and steel frame with standing seam metal gable roof. It also incorporates Kalwall translucent wall panels to provide natural illumination into the interior. An exterior car washing area is provided adjacent to the building.