GILLIS LONG MAIN GATE IMPROVEMENT | CARVILLE, LA

Gillis W. Long, located in Carville Louisiana serves as a training and support installation for the Louisiana National Guard. Security of the site is vital to maintaining a safe military training environment. This project provided upgrades to the main security gate incorporating the latest Department of Defense design requirements while maintain the original architectural character of the building. A covered vehicular entry and exit feature was incorporated which will allow controlled check-in inspections for visitors of the installation. A new DOTD approved turn lane was designed for providing better traffic flow at the entrance.