Crothers Construction - McIntosh & Son Geraldton

03 December 2019
Case Study #736
Project Value$600-$700k
Project Build Time8 weeks
AUSPAN Guarantee

 

CLIENT BRIEF

Crothers Construction engaged AUSPAN to complete the Design and Construction of a new 2880m² commercial display shed and workshop for McIntosh & Son in Geraldton. 

AUSPAN SOLUTIONS

Design and Construction of the 72m x 40m shed incorporating the compliance and functionality requirements of the client. This included a full height dividing wall down the ridge while structurally maintaining a 40m clear-span, four bay girder trusses incorporating a five track sliding door system to allow 24m clear openings for large machinery access.

CHALLENGES

  • Designing the heavy duty five track door track system while considering both ease of use and longevity.

FEATURES

  • 40m Clear-span design to suit Wind Region B 
  • 24m girder trusses creating large openings allowing easy access for large     machinery
  • 72m side with a five track bottom roll sliding door system to suit the 24m openings
  • Hot dip galvanised columns and trusses

AUSPAN'S TESTIMONIAL

"Great project - enjoyed working with Crothers to deliver exactly what McIntosh & Son required for the Geraldton site " 

BEN RICHARDSON, GENERAL MANAGER