Hardened Structures

Hardened Modular Structure

Gichner's Hardened Modular Structures are designed to protect personnel and equipment from forced entry, ballistic, and blast threats during emergency security conditions. These custom built, fortified modular containers have achieved Forced Entry, Ballistic Resistant (FE/BR) certification from the U.S. Department of State per SD-STD-01.01, Revision G. Construction consists of welded steel plates and skeletal structure with FE/BR doors and windows, secure utilities connections, and fully integrated interiors. The modules can be fabricated to function as individual units or joined together to form building complexes for applications including housing, office, kitchen, medical, access control, and safe haven. From concept design to project completion, Gichner provides the engineering, manufacturing, integration, modification, site preparation, and installation of turn-key Hardened Modular Structures.

  • U.S. Department of State Forced Entry, Ballistic Resistant (FE/BR) certified for 15 or 60 minute ratings
  • Ballistic protection up to NIJ Level IV
  • Blast resistance against vehicle-borne IEDs or other explosive threats
  • FE/BR doors, windows, and vents
  • Scalable levels of protection by increasing/decreasing the thickness of the exterior steel plates
  • Custom built ISO container construction
  • Fully integrated structure providing a turn-key system
  • Available custom configuration and integration

Hardened Structures Interior