Drivers traveling down E Marginal Way now have a different kind of view of Prologis' Georgetown Crossroads construction site, as the team completed the tilt-up portion of construction this week.The tilt included erecting 86 concrete panels, with the heaviest weighing in at 210,000lbs. The panels are 55'-6" and reaches approximately 2/3 of the way between the 2nd and 3rd floor. The second story truck bays make for a very unique look for those familiar to tilt-up distribution centers; as if the panels were placed [...]
Sierra Construction recently tilted the first of two buildings at the Des Moines Creek Business Park IV. Building A, which was the first building to tilt with 96 panels, will be 266,000 square feet and is located on the northend of the lot.The 224,000 square foot Building B is schedule to tilt early in 2018. Both buildings have a 36' clear height. The project is due for completion Spring 2018. https://youtu.be/rMc0ZcX7rOs
Woodinville, WAFor Woodinville based general contractor Sierra Construction, 2017 has been an extremely busy year as the 31 year old company has responded to an increase in workload from a number of longtime customers.During the month of October Sierra had over 8.2 million square feet of industrial, multi-family and self-storage projects under construction.In the past 5 years Sierra’s average project size has grown as market demand has increased. In 2007 Sierra completed 44 projects with an average size of 102,000 [...]
In honor of Veterans Day, we would like to feature two of our Veteran employees. Alex Higdon is a Journeyman Carpenter here at Sierra. He was a part of the Marine Corp 9th Communications Battalion with 4 years of service. Alex completed two tours; Iraq from '08-'09 and Afghanistan '09-'10. Justin Fay-French is an Apprentice Carpenter here at Sierra. He completed 7 years of Naval service. Justin was assigned to an EA6B squadron out of Whidbey Island, and was deployed here on [...]
Project Piper's first tilt phase was completed at the end of September. 66 panels, and included the smallest panel in the building, at only 54' tall and 73,340lbs. (yes, only) Breaking ground spring of 2017, Project Piper will be a 857,000 square foot distribution center to occupy three previously vacant lots in the Troutdale Reynolds Industrial Park. The 74 acre site will also have 2,500 car parking spaces, 276 trailer parking spaces, and over 60 loading docks. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZXhArKvnwY
Sierra completed Dermody Properties' LogistiCenter I5 late this summer. Built on a 13 acre site in Lakewood, Washington, the 210,700 square foot concrete tilt-up industrial facility is just minutes from I5. The completed project features a 30' clear height, 4 grade doors, 22 dock doors, 147 car stalls and 130' truck maneuvering. This project is also a finalist for NAIOP's 2017 Night of the Stars event. See more about that here.
Sierra broke ground on the 50,000 square foot concrete tilt-up industrial warehouse in August. The 3 acre site sits just east of the Port of Tacoma.
The third building in the 80 acre Prologis Park Tacoma, Building D is a 317,000 square feet concrete tilt-up project with over 60 dock high doors. The scope of work includes limited sitework. Sierra Construction is also currently completing Building B, a 770,000 square foot triple-loaded distribution building. This project is due for completion Q2 2018.
This brand new construction warehouse allows for custom office, manufacturing, assembly and warehouse layout. Raised with concrete tilt-up panels, this 44,072 square foot building is a single story with a 22’ clear height. The building has 11 dock high and 4 grade level doors, with 50’x50 column spacing. High efficiency provides lower occupancy costs, adapting to modern day needs of flexible business park use.
This project resulted in a new office, warehouse and storage space for Tradesmen Electric company in Battle Ground, Washington. Scope of work included a tilt-up concrete structure with 6,000 square feet of office space and 20,000 square feet of warehouse space, as well as a secured parking lot with 20’ wide swinging gate, 47 paved parking spaces and a gravel outdoor storage yard. The warehouse is divided into two sections; one as a repair/maintenance shop for equipment and vehicles and [...]