Walker Electric provided design/build services for their facilities in South Carolina and Tennessee, comprising of 216,000 sf of process and 20,000 sf of office with lighting, electric power, and systems. The project included process electrical, production lighting, and equipment installation of the plastic mold injection system for automotive bumpers.
Nestle Bakery Addition
Nestle USA frozen foods manufacturing facility was constructed on a 73 acre site in Jonesboro, AK. The Nestle plant is serviced by a custom-built refrigerated warehouse and distribution center. The 200,000ft refrigerated warehouse, which is attached to the factory by a 40ft wide corridor was also constructed with an eye to the future, as it has been designed to be easily expanded in future plans. The warehouse provides temperature-controlled storage for incoming ingredients and Nestle finished products prior to distribution.
Lochinvar Corporate Headquarters, Manufacturing, R & D Facility, and Training Center
Walker Electric, along with Bacar, completed the original construction of a 308,000 square-foot headquarters and manufacturing facility for Lochinvar, which consolidated operations from six separate facilities throughout Tennessee, to the new World Headquarters building in Lebanon.
In 2010, we helped to expand the Finished Goods Warehouse; and in the fall of 2014 began a major expansion that included an additional 71,000 square of Receiving Warehouse, a doubling of the size of the R&D Lab along with a major office expansion and renovation. Walker was responsible for electrical power distribution, lighting for distribution center and offices with roadway and parking lot lighting, fire alarm, telecom/data, as well as lightning protection.
Oldcastle Precast, the leading manufacturer of precast concrete and composites in the United States, employed Bacar Constructors and Walker Electric to design and build 15 facilities in 13 states. Oldcastle's products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers and more. The project consisted of electric service, lighting, distribution wiring devices, along with telephone and security systems rough-in.