raSmith provided civil engineering for a 14-acre site on which rests a 295,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art, build-to-suit industrial building in Vernon, California, a few miles south of Los Angeles. The needs of rPlanet Earth were accommodated in the single footprint for their new headquarters. rPlanet Earth is a plastics manufacturer specializing in the production of recycled food and beverage packaging.
raSmith’s civil engineering services included the design of grading, paving, utilities, and stormwater management including water quality. Local approvals and permitting were coordinated with the governing agencies.
Photos 1 & 2 courtesy rPlanet Earth