Community shelters consist of either 2 ultimate shelters set side by side or one-two mega shelters set side by side. Each ultimate shelter will hold approximately 14 people and each Mega will hold approximately 16 people according to FEMA's requirements of 5 square feet per person. Community shelters are placed at trailer parks, fire departments, EMA offices, schools, etc.
All of our shelters are precast in Jackson, TN.We have our own ready mix cement plant to ensure the quality of cement that goes into our shelters. All shelters are poured with 6000 psi concrete & reinforced with wire mesh & rebar on 12'" centers. All of our storm shelters include a 10-gauge steel door with a 3 point latching system, two six inch air vents with turbines, indoor/outdoor carpet,plumbed for electric and are coated with a white laytex drylok. Our shelters have withstood the forces of an EF-4 tornado & meet and exceed all FEMA standards. The shelters are delivered and installed in one day and are ready for use when we leave!