Flagler College Florida East Coast Railroad Building Remodeling

St. Augustine, florida

Matthews Design Group (MDG) completed engineering design and permitting for the remodel and renovation of the former Florida East Coast (FEC) Railroad headquarters located along U.S. Highway 1 in St. Augustine, Florida. The property comprises three 16,000 square-foot buildings that Flagler College acquired and renovated into college dormitories and offices. MDG was contracted to update the water and sewer utilities to the building, as well as provide additional capacity to the water supply system to accommodated a fire suppression and sprinkler system in the structures. MDG was also responsible for rerouting stormwater drainage to the dry retention pond at the western edge of the property.

Services Provided

  • Stormwater drainage design
  • Waterline design
  • Sewer design
  • Permitting with City of St. Augustine