NCNG Morganton Regional Readiness Center

Morganton is the first of seven municipalities in the state to receive a new project type for the NCNG, a Regional Readiness Center (RRC). The Morganton RRC 38 acre campus will include the following:

  • 66,000 sf RRC building with Administrative, Drill Hall and Unit Storage Wings with outdoor event courtyard
  • 8,000 sf General Purpose Training Bay Building with Workbay, Tool/Supply and Offices
  • 4,500 sf storage building,
  • Entrance drive with entry control point, guardhouse and roundabout
  • Entrance Plaza with flagpoles, gathering space and fallen soldier memorial
  • Private vehicle parking for 250
  • Secure military vehicle storage lot with loading ramp and Washbay
  • Sitework and infrastructure for future expansion to include building additions, a heliport, and solar array field

The project is expected to be complete in August of 2022 will include sustainable design features in compliance with LEED silver, including advanced stormwater management, building commissioning and enhanced energy performance of HVAC and electrical systems.

Client: North Carolina National Guard

Location: Morganton, NC

Size: 38 acres

Contractor: Hickory Construction