The structure is made up of precast wall panels, structural steel and has a ballasted EPDM roof system.
BatesForum designed this new warehouse and distribution facility for Georgia Pacific. This facility was built on 54.35 acres of land in University Park, Illinois. With the warehouse and a main office area of 4,340 square feet, the combined building will be 996,990 square feet.
The structure is made up of precast wall panels, structural steel and has a ballasted EPDM roof system. The truck docks, drive aisles and trailer storage are all concrete pavement with asphalt paving at the employee parking lot. In total, there are 100 dock door positions and 2 drive-in doors. HVAC, electrical, fire protection and plumbing scopes of work were designed and installed as design-build.
It was completed in August 2017.
*Originally designed by Forum Studio