Linfox Distribution Centre

Farr Engineers was engaged by D&C contractors Ahrens to deliver Structural and Civil engineering services for the development of a new major distribution centre for Linfox at Acacia Ridge. The distribution centre encompassed to separate warehouse, truck maintenance workshop, refuelling facility, truck wash and five office buildings.

The warehouses contained refrigerated areas and also freezer rooms.

Post tensioned slab on ground was used floor was used to accommodate the heavy loads and to provide a joint free slab.

Total Site Area: 6.6 Ha
Total GFA: 19,481sqm (including 2000sqm of office)
Awnings: 1630sqm
Heavy Duty Hardstand: 12,750sqm
Light Duty Hardstand: 18,650sqm

Type: Industrial and Factory Developments

Project Value: 28M

Client: Ahrens Group

Architect: Biscoe Wilson Architects

Project Year: 2007