CONSTRUCTION UNDERWAY FOR 95,000-SF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON PRO
WILDOMAR, CALIF. — San Clemente, Calif.-based Consolidated Contracting Services Inc. is constructing a 95,000-square-foot facility for Southern California Edison. Located on a 17-acre site in Wildomar, the project will feature a 64,000-square-foot administration building and a 13,000-square-foot garage building with a designated truck repair and wash rack area. Additionally, the project will offer six overhead steel canopies totaling 60,000 square feet of parking and storage space. Other site improvements include a parking lot, site walls, hardscape and artistic landscaping. Designed by Richard Yen & Associates, the project is seeking LEED Gold certification. Green elements include photovoltaic panels on the rooftop of the truck-parking canopy to lower electricity costs. Green Building Services is serving as a green consultant for the project; Hope Engineering is providing structural engineering services; C&C Engineering Inc. is serving as civic engineer; Walsh Engineers is providing electrical and mechanical engineering services; and Sweeny and Associates is serving as landscape architect. Completion is slated for February 2009.