Designer: Story Design, Ltd.
Project Size: 157,500 square feet
Awards: DBIA National Design-Build Award and ABC Project Award of Excellence
Story Construction was the design-builder for Danfoss’ new 157,500-square-foot manufacturing facility in Lawrence, Kansas. The facility also includes an area for warehousing and a 20,000-square-foot, two-story office area.
Construction features include a reinforced concrete floor slab with a conventional steel structure, columns, beams, joist and deck and a ballasted EPDM roof. The exterior walls are load-bearing and non load-bearing insulated plant-cast concrete wall panels. The end walls are designed to be relocated for future expansion.
Danfoss is a manufacturer of hydrostatic transmissions and pumps for use in off-road vehicles.