This facility will support the C920 production shops and C250 engineering in performing critical maintenance on surface ships and submarines. It shall optimize efficiency by consolidating related functions into a single, two-story permanent structure, creating an efficient, safe, secure, and all-weather working environment for staff.
Such features will include work/production support areas, administration areas, briefing room, storage, staging areas, break/lunch room, restrooms, a satellite tool shop and an IT Help Desk. Facility services will include electrical, lighting, telecommunications, fire sprinklers, fire alarms, mass notification, an elevator, compressed gases, mechanical ventilation in industrial and storage spaces, and air conditioning of production support spaces and second floor administration areas.
MEH provided all mechanical support to incorporate HVAC systems, fire protection and fire alarm systems. The estimated time of completion is December 2012.