R & S Tavares provided structural design services for the development of the Iguana Green Modular Classroom manufactured by California based Modtech Holdings.
The Iguana is an advanced relocatable 30×32 Modular Green Classroom Design. Meets Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) specifications.
R & S Tavares designed the 30’x32′ and 45’x32′ versions of the Iguana building for Modtech. The building’s structural design included:
- Perimeter steel frame to accomodate Veristeel’s insulated steel floor panel system
- Steel wall framing
- Wood roof with overhangs for shade and heat transfer