As part of the HSST team, CBRE | Heery engineering was contracted to provide comprehensive design and construction administration services for a new, 128,000-SF Air Cargo building. The facility includes a single-story warehouse, two-story office, and a two-story DOA ramp operations center. CBRE | Heery provided mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and structural engineering.
The project’s design is based on pervious cargo building concepts modified to achieve LEED Silver Certification, unobstructed 270° view of ramp operations from the ramp operation center, and construction cost reduction through a more efficient roof truss system that lowered the overall building height.
Technical challenges included: