This 140,000 sf structure includes concrete tilt-up construction with metal decking on metal joists with a single-ply roofing system. A 6,000 sf office node and a similar sized mechanical/electrical room node were also included, along with a completely enclosed loading dock which accommodates a 15-ton bridge crane. The main warehouse is built on a 25′ X 100′ spacing, resulting in 6′-0″ deep joists to span the length. Each bay is served by an under-hung 3 -ton bridge crane, plus a spare.
Other unique and highly specialized interior features include custom prep and paint booths and a Haz-mat storage crib, utility trenches in floor throughout to supply compressed air, water, electrical and data services for specialized tools, a color-coded piping system, security and access control, and new technology high efficiency hi-bay lighting.
This design-build project was successfully completed on an accelerated schedule to allow Goodrich to be fully operational to deliver product for Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner project.