MERCEDES-BENZ U.S. INTERNATIONAL, INC.Vance, Ala.
Mercedes-Benz selected an Alabama joint venture, BL Harbert International and Gray Construction, to design and build a new body shop, add to its assembly shop, and relocate its energy center on its automotive manufacturing campus in Vance, Ala. The expansion spans a total area of 1,588,454 s.f. and supports the plant's production of its next generation luxury SUVs, including hybrid versions.
- Total area: 1,588,454 s.f.
- Schedule: 30 months
- Building features:
- Floor construction consists of 8” concrete slab on grade
- Wall construction consists of insulated metal panels
(110) doors and dock levelers, body shop conveyors
Construction was adjacent to existing plant production
Services Provided by Gray:
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Structural Engineering
- Construction Management
- Equipment Installation
- Building Commissioning