L Brands DC8

LBrands-portfolioProject: L Brands DC8
Client: L Brands
Location: New Albany, Ohio
Completed: August, 2015

M-Engineering provided MEP design and construction administration services for the new L Brands Distribution Center #8 in New Albany, Ohio. M-Engineering has been fortunate to be L Brands exclusive MEP engineer for home office work over the past 30 years. DC8 is a 510,000 square foot facility with material handling equipment, high piled storage, and supporting operations spaces including 30,000 square feet of office space, an mdf room, and trucker’s lounge area. DC8 was designed with a large electrical and mechanical infrastructure to support a future office building and an additional shipping building. The electrical service is fed from two separate power grids and includes 2 different generators for emergency power. The mechanical system consists of a 2400 ton chilled water system that is expandable to about 4000 tons, and a 1700 mbh heating hot water plant to support the future office.

Project Type: Distribution Center
Cost: $50,000,000
Area/Size: 510,000 Square Feet
Services Provided: Fire Protection, Plumbing, HVAC, Electrical, and Commissioning.