BKBM provided civil and structural engineering for the new automobile dealership.
Location: Golden Valley, MN
Services: Structural, Civil
Square Feet: 35,000
Construction Materials: Masonry, Cast-in-place Concrete, Structural Steel, Light Gauge, Form Deck on Steel Joists, Steel Piles
The project consisted of a single level with mezzanine showroom and auto shop facility containing approximatley 35,000 square feet. The auto shop included a car wash, detailing, alignment, and lift bays, all of which required atypical slab detailing. Due to poor site soils, the slab on grade is supported by aggregate piers and steel piles and grade beams were utilized for the building foundations.