Highland High School is a 100,000+ square foot public high school located in Highland Illinois. The Middle School is a 110,000 square foot facility.
In 2015, the District began a process of evaluating energy performance contracting as a way to make facility improvements. One of the potential projects was the replacement of nearly 50,000 square feet of roof assemblies over gypsum decks. Working closely with the chosen ESCO and in lieu of re-coating the roof, the District specified an air-sealed, pressure-equalized roof replacement system. In 2017, the Middle School was recovered with the same technology.
Through a competitive bidding process, a WindSmart Approved Applicator was chosen. The low responsible bid provided a cost savings while achieving all of the owner’s stated goals.
New roof assemblies are designed and installed to achieve: