Ready-Pac, PLYMOUTH, IN
The client wanted to take thousands of square feet of dry warehouse space and convert it to a 35F° processing areas in order to consolidate their Chicago operations into their Plymouth plant. Ultra-fast track and single source capability were the prime requirements in selecting a contracting partner.
Shambaugh & Son was a perfect fit to provide mechanical and electrical construction services for a complete, turn-key project utilizing the our food process, refrigeration, electrical, fire protection and Design/Build groups. Shambaugh & Son provided a proposal detailing the construction services and scheduling requirements necessary to make this happen in a four-month window. Complicating the project was the need to maintain production in the existing process areas of the facility while construction proceeded.
Shambaugh & Son provided detailed computerized scheduling, the use of a large, in-house fabrication facility, avoidance of production downtime, a dedicated team effort and a valuable partnership with the customer to provide the ingredients for project success. Ultra-fast track and single-source capability were prime value-added components.
SCOPE OF SERVICES
- Mechanical and electrical services
- Food process
- Fire protection
Construction services included modifications and additions to the following systems:
- Process Underground
- Electrical Systems
- Process Equipment and Conveyor Systems
- Compressed Air Systems
- Ammonia Refrigeration System / Chilled Water Systems
- Soft Water Systems
- Process Water Systems
- Fire Protection Systems (both dry and wet systems)
- Steam and Condensate Systems
As a major food processor of prepared salad and fruit, Ready-Pac, Inc. was able to consolidate much of its heartland manufacturing into a single facility with the purchase of the Plymouth facility.