Project: Schaefer Plaza
Client: Younis Enterprise
Location: Dearborn- Michigan- USA
Date: Completed May 03, 2017
Size: 10,000 Sq.ft.
Engineer: APCO/ArCon and CDPA Architects + Planners
This project is 10,000 Sq.ft. in area located on a busy thoroughfare designed to accommodate commercial businesses. The building was designed to house multiple tenants.
The building system is comprised of masonry bearing walls, steel and metal deck framing system supported on concrete trench and pier construction. The building main facades were built of face brick and EIFS materials. the gable portion of the roof is of standing metal seam panel and the flat portion is of single-ply roofing membrane.
The site accommodates 86 parking spaces including barrier free and loading zones on a double layer asphalt lot. The building is connected directly to existing municipal utilities and utility companies for gas and electric.
The land in this location is at a premium, therefore maximizing the building area while meeting local ordinances challenged the design team to deliver a profitable investment to our client.