MODULAR BLAST RESISTANT BUILDING INSTALLATION
FEDERAL STRATEGIC PETROLEUM RESERVE PLAQUEMINE, LA
APC Construction was the prime contractor on the design-build project located at the Federal Strategic Petroleum Reserve in Plaquemine, LA. This project included the design and installation of an aggregate foundation pad within the Strategic Petroleum Reserve Facility. Fabrication and installation of Modular Blast Resistant Buildings including administrative space as well as conference space. Building constructed to 8.0 psi – 200 m sec at medium response, Class-I Div-II HVAC systems, Fire Alarm, wireless signal repeaters, and reinforced walls for security arms racks.
The project also encompassed the design and installation of exterior fire protection system. This system required an extension of the existing private fire loop, branch lines to the Modular Blast Resistant Buildings, and wash down heads on each building.
- CLIENT Department of Energy/Flour Federal Petroleum Operations (FFPO)
- CATEGORY Facility Construction