West Saint Paul maintenance facility
Owner: Dakota County
Architect: Collaborative Design Group, Inc
Location: West Saint Paul, MN
Size: 60,000 SF
This new construction of a public works maintenance facility included office space, wash bay, support spaces, vehicle storage and maintenance areas. Building envelope consists of pre-cast concrete wood panels to be erected on existing footings/foundations, steel roof framing, metal roof deck, and EPDM roof assembly. The interior includes locker rooms with showers and toilets, a multi-purpose room, vehicle maintenance bays with vehicle lifts, and a bridge crane.
Openings include power operated four-fold vehicle doors, sectional overhead doors, hollow metal doors and frames, wood doors, aluminum windows, storefront, and translucent fiberglass panels. Mechanical systems include geothermal and in-floor radiant heating at maintenance areas, roof top make-up air units and infrared heating units. Site work includes paved parking, storage yard, fabric covered salt storage building, fuel island with buried fuel tanks, precast concrete storage bins/fencing, chain link fencing, and landscape plant material.