Valero Benicia’s Laboratory and Maintenance Service Building is approximately 62,700 SF. The single story Laboratory Building is 15,700 SF and the two-story Maintenance Building is 47,000 SF. The Maintenance Building includes shops, change room, lunch room, and fitness and maintenance/planning offices. Both buildings were designed with reinforced slab on fill, structural steel frame with metal clad skin exterior, composite and metal roofing, complete with HVAC, electrical, plumbing, specialty piping, shop jibs and overhead crane, fire protection, security/telecom/radio systems, utilities, and paved parking. Construction was complete in Spring of 2017.
Additionally, Overaa built the design/build South Warehouse project and the Control House Lunch Room. Scope of work included foundation improvements and interior tenant improvements including upgraded M/E/P systems. The new building was situated in the “blast zone” in the refinery which required it to be pressure and blast rated.