Dearborn, MI

Ford Motor Company


Shambaugh & Son. L.P.


Ford Motor Company

Services Provided

  • Fire Protection
Aerial view of the Ford Motor plant in Dearborn Michigan

Value Delivered

We provided sprinkler solutions throughout all of the areas comprising the Ford Rouge Center, including an engine plant, fuel tank plant, paint shop, body shop, and final assembly plant.

Clients Objectives

Ford Motor Company needed comprehensive fire protection services as part of the revitalization of their Dearborn Truck Plant which produces the Ford F-150 pickup truck.


Shambaugh designed, fabricated, and installed fire protection for their:

  • 1.3 million-square-foot final assembly plant
  • 789,000-square-foot paint shop
  • 762,000-square-foot body shop
  • 26,800-square-foot automated storage retrieval system building

Solutions included:

  • 29,900 sprinkler heads
  • 60 miles of sprinkler piping
  • 89 sprinkler systems

Client Background

Ford Motor Company is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Michigan. Ford Rouge Center is Ford Motor Company’s largest, single industrial complex.