The Broadview Heights Community and Recreation Center

The Broadview Heights Community and Recreation Center

Broadview Heights , OH 2019

Project Description

The Broadview Heights Community & Recreation Center includes 50,000 square feet of new construction and now offers something for everyone.

Amenities include a natatorium with lap lanes, a lazy river, waterslides, a climbing wall, activity space, a zero-depth entry area with play features, a sundeck, modern locker rooms, family changing cabanas, a sauna, a steam room and a whirlpool. There is also a state-of-the-art fitness center, an indoor track, childcare services, a two-court gymnasium, an auxiliary gymnasium, casual activity and vending space, a game room, two meeting rooms, three multipurpose rooms, two group exercise rooms, a personal training studio, a cycling studio and a massage studio.

Transparency is just one key design feature incorporated into the facility, with visibility between all major program areas. From the lobby area, there are views into the fitness center, gymnasium, natatorium, meeting rooms, indoor track and vending area, allowing for clear user navigation and effective staff supervision. A large wall of windows was added to the new fitness center, allowing for views of the expansive campus.

The new Broadview Heights Community and Recreation Center is now the focal point of the community, and its campus is a regional destination for those seeking recreation.


Project Details

Architect: Braun & Steidl Architects (BSA), a studio of Prime AE
Construction Cost: 15 Million
Square Feet: The existing building was 90,000SF. The $15 Million project budget included $500,000 of site / utility work. Around $1.5 million was spent on renovation of 11,500sf of existing spaces (at around $130/sf). The remaining $13 Million was spent on 50,
Occupancy: October 2018

Building Systems - Pre-Engineered Structures: Kerkstra

Fitness Center - Cardiovascular Equipment: Woodway

Fitness Center - Cardiovascular Equipment: Stairmaster

Fitness Center - Cardiovascular Equipment: Expresso

Fitness Center - Cardiovascular Equipment: Schwinn

Fitness Center - Cardiovascular Equipment: Octane Fitness

Fitness Center - Cardiovascular Equipment: Cybex

Fitness Center - Cardiovascular Equipment: SCIFIT Systems Inc.

Fitness Center - Cardiovascular Equipment: Precor Incorporated

Fitness Center - Entertainment Systems: Paladin

Fitness Center - Flooring, Aerobics: Robbins Sports Surfaces

Fitness Center - Flooring, Fitness Center: Robbins Sports Surfaces

Fitness Center - Free-Weight Equipment: Hammer Strength

Fitness Center - Strength Equipment: Life Fitness

Fitness Center - Strength Equipment: Torque Fitness

Fitness Center - Strength Equipment: Marpo Fitness

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Basketball Backboards/Supports: Knight Athletics

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Bleachers/Grandstands: BSN Sports

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Divider Curtains: Porter Athletic

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Folding Chairs: Global Industrial

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Lighting: Lighting Dynamics Inc.

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Scoreboards/Timing Systems: Knight Athletics

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Scorers Tables: Global Industrial

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Sound Systems: Paladin

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Tennis Court Nets/Posts: Knight Athletics

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Volleyball Nets and Standards: Knight Athletics

Gymnasium/Field House/Arena - Wall Padding: Knight Athletics

Indoor Sports Surfaces - Basketball: Robbins Sports Surfaces

Indoor Sports Surfaces - Multipurpose: Kiefer U.S.A.

Indoor Sports Surfaces - Track: Cincinnati Floor Company

Indoor Sports Surfaces - Volleyball: Cincinnati Floor Company

Locker/Shower - Flooring: Floorstiles

Locker/Shower - Lockers: Gratton

Locker/Shower - Saunas/Whirlpools: Helo Sauna & Steam

Locker/Shower - Shower/Toilet Partitions: Gratton

Locker/Shower - Swimsuit Extractors: The Swimsuit Dryer Company

Pools - Chemical Control Systems: BECS Technology, Inc.

Pools - Cleaners/Vacuums: Harmsco Filtration Products

Pools - Dehumidifiers: Aaon

Pools - Filtration Systems: Neptune Benson Inc.

Pools - Gutters: Pentair

Pools - Heaters: Flexcon Industries and Laars Heating Systems Company

Pools - Ladders/Grab Bars: Spectrum Aquatics

Pools - Lane Markers: Competitor Swim

Pools - Lighting: Lighting Dynamics

Pools - Sanitization Systems: ETS-UV an Evoqua Brand

Pools - Water Play Features: SplashTacular Entertainment

Pools - Water Play Features : AquaClimb

Architect Of Record

Braun & Steidl Architects (BSA), a studio of Prime AE
Akron, OH

Design Architect

Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture (BRS), Consulting Architect
Denver, CO

Aquatic Engineer

Water Technology Inc. (WTI)
Beaver Dam, WI

Landscape Architect

Thorson Baker & Associates, Structural & Civil Engineers + Landscape Design
Richfield, OH

Mechanical & Electrical Engineers

Scheeser Buckley Mayfield LLC,
Uniontown, OH

Planning/Operations Consultants

Ballard * King & Associates
Highlands Ranch, CO

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