FEMA TEXAS EMERGENCY HOUSING
LOCATION: Galveston County, Texas
TYPE: Public – FEMA
SLS served as the prime contractor under CH2MHILL in its contract with FEMA to construct two emergency housing sites (Galveston & High Island) following Hurricane Ike in 2008. Both sites were barren fields and were simultaneously developed in 28 days. Tasks included demolition, site work, road construction, utility installation, drainage improvements, foundations and transport, installation and make-ready of mobile units.