CLIENT: Daimler Vans Manufacturing, LLC
SERVICES: Owner's Engineering
YEAR: 2015-On going
Daimler AG chose IDOM as Owner’s Engineer, for the fast-track design and construction of their new manufacturing facility in Charleston, South Carolina, one of the most modern automotive plants in the USA.
The new plant involves the construction, in the first phase, of over 1.4M sq ft of advanced manufacturing space. It includes the body shop, the paint shop, final assembly, office building, and auxiliary services. A Design-Build delivery method was selected for the construction works.
Technical assistance for the project carried out by IDOM includes Preliminary and Basic Engineering for the facility, Project Specifications for the Design-Build Request for Proposals, Owner’s Engineering for contractor selection, and On-Site Technical Supervision during construction with the permanent presence of part of IDOM’s team.