SunCap Property Group is a national commercial real estate development, investment and advisory firm specializing in commercial build-to-suit properties throughout North America. On behalf of their client FedEx, SunCap contracted with Evans for the design/build construction of a new package sorting facility located in Austell, GA to serve the Atlanta Area.
This is a FedEx Ground Automated Package Distribution Center consists of a 304,000 SF distribution center that includes 15,000 SF of administrative space as well as a separate 5,180 SF vehicle maintenance facility and a 3,000 SF gateway/security building. The Main Building and Vehicle Maintenance Building/Structures are constructed of conventional steel frames with load-bearing concrete tilt-wall panels with a mechanically fastened TPO roof systems. The gateway building is constructed of conventional stick framing, shingle roof and fiber cement siding. The buildings are also equipped fire sprinkler, fire alarm and intrusion detection systems. Inside the main building, there is an automated sorting system spanning the entire distribution area including van off load lines, dock doors, high speed roll up doors and HVLS fans. Additional Scope of work included design/build services, complete shell building construction, tenant build-out, and a comprehensive site work package.