Pre-outfitting and Paint Blast shop

Project Details

  •  Date: March 2015
  •  Location: North Vancouver BC, Canada
  •  Category: Conventional steel building, Pre-engineered steel buildings,  Shop Projects
  •  Client: Vancouver Shipyards Co. Ltd.

Pre-outfitting shop and Offices

This building consists of large shop space on the ground floor and a full second floor used for offices, lunch rooms and washroom/shower facilities. The building is a conventional braced frame steel structure with a clear span pre-engineered steel structure on top. The conventional portion is 95′-0″ wide x 590′-0″ long. It has a full second floor at 46′-0″ high. It has 7 transverse crane bays that house 5 to 15 tonne bridge cranes. The pre-engineered structure is a single slope building with a high eave of 71′-0″ and supports 13 large HVAC units. MPETI’s scope included the structural steel, stair and elevator shafts, elevator installation, and fireproofing.

Paint Blast Shop

This pre-engineered steel building is a large single slope lean-to attached to the pre-outfitting building. It is 120′-0″ wide, 135′-0″ long and 48′-0″ high. It has three large fabric doors up to 100′ wide by 40′ high.