When POSCO, the world’s second largest steel producer, wanted to be closer to its automotive customers in the United States, it chose Gray to manage the construction of a new 151,910 s.f. plant near Birmingham, Ala. Approximately 120,000 metric tons of steel are processed each year, supplying Korean automakers such as Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation, as well as Japanese and European automakers in the Southeast.
- Project completed in seven months
- 22-acre site required extensive earthwork
- Design required a section of pits up to 32' deep
- Dewatering system had to be quickly engineered to address rock issue during excavation
Services Provided by Gray:
- Structural Engineering
- Construction Management