Dollar General Distribution Facility

Bessemer, Alabama

Concrete Strategies performed the foundations for this 1-million-square-foot distribution facility.

This $56 million project included the construction of nearly 1-million-square-feet of warehouse and office space, a truck maintenance facility, two guard houses and a pedestrian walkway bridge connecting employee parking to the main building.

Concrete Strategies performed the foundations for this 1-million-square-foot distribution facility. More than 2-million-square-feet of concrete paving was required to accommodate employees and the semi-truck fleet that access this facility. Sequenced construction was necessary to protect shrinkage-compensating concrete floors. Heating and cooling utilizing ammonia, gycol and water piped throughout building.

The project began March of 2011 and turned over for initial occupancy in February 2012.

Key Facts

Project size:  1,000,000 SF
Client name:  Dollar General

Services Provided

Foundations
Slab on Grade
Elevated Slab on Grade
Paving
Site Concrete

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