Commercial Projects

PDF Project:  60x80 Vehicle Maintenance Facility


IMAGE Client:  
ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc.

Location:  
Beluga River Unit, West Cook Inlet, Alaska

Project Scope:  
GNE designed a phased project that would allow the building to be erected/closed-in during one construction season and would allow for the placement and finishing of the concrete floor system and interior improvements in a subsequent season. Incorporated substantial list of owner-requested features into the design including phased construction, floor drain and sump system, vehicle exhaust system, mezzanine, office and parts storage areas. Provided material procurement support by preparing 3bills of materials for various phases and coordinating barge schedule for transport of materials to project location. Prepared phased materials lists to allow client to meet multiple years’ spending plans.

Accommodated owner’s fast-paced construction schedule by designing and overseeing the survey of the site and driving of the building support piles after the building was already shipped from the manufacturer.

Project Details:


  • Designed mechanical, electrical, civil, and structural engineering system
  • Worked with client from concept to completion on this project.
  • GNE personnel provided technical engineering expertise to facility staged construction
  • Completed stage one design under significant time restraints to facilitate the clients need for a fast-track schedule.
  • Provided technical support directly to fabricators for pile, pile caps and building anchor chairs to ensure that they were installed prior to arrival of building on site.
  • Provided stage two 95% construction design documents on short time line to meet year end purchasing requirements.


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