Emergency Operations Center (EOC)

An artist rendering of the front entrance of the EOC


28,321 square feet (including areas at bottom of elevator & stair towers)


  • Based on a 500-year storm
  • Designed for 220 mph wind (Exposure Cat. C / D)  
  • Impact Rating: Windborne Debris Missile Criteria for Hurricane Shelter Safe Room (FEMA P-361)
  • First Floor elevation 20.2 ft. (17 ft. above ground) due to wave action (above code BFE+3)
  • Self-sustaining for 72 hours for up to 150 people, including food, drinking water, electric power, and wastewater storage
  • Emergency communications via satellite phone/internet service

An artist rendering of the EOC