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University of Honolulu continues to meet its expansion needs with
modular units. Customization allows the new buildings to keep the
Spanish flavor of the rest of the campus.
2002, Chaminade University added its third modular building
using Hardy Panel Stucco as the exterior siding, painted to
match the existing architecture.
parapet roof detail was included along the length of the modular
building. To visually break the long horizontal walls of this
eight-wide complex, end walls were designed to jog out one
foot. This complex consists of two large classrooms, thirteen
faculty offices, men's, women's, and unisex restrooms, staff
lounge, conference/seminar room, copier room, janitor's closet,
and telephone data room.
installed in the factory, the roof parapets would have made the
building too tall for transportation. The manufacturer designed
the roof system to accept the parapets, which were shipped loose
in the building and then installed on site.
were trucked to the site in the middle of the night so as
not to disrupt classes being held during the daylight hours.