General Motors Corp VEC Tower/Self Performed Concrete

This eight-story, one million square foot facility houses the design engineers for General Motors Corporations North American Operations. During construction, Roncelli, Inc. placed over 33,000 cubic yards of concrete and 1,650 tons of reinforcing steel. Numerous concrete applications were employed during this project, including the following:

• 220,000 sf of reinforced concrete slab on grade
• 780,000 sf of reinforced concrete slab on metal deck
• 1,000 linear ft of reinforced concrete seawall at the
man- made lake surrounding three sides of the building
• 1,400 linear ft of reinforced concrete basement wall
• 45,000 sf of exterior decorative concrete terrace
• 3,500 linear ft of exterior concrete curbing
• 3,000 cubic yards of reinforced concrete foundations

 

Project Location:

GM Technical Center
Warren, MI

Size:

8 Stories plus basement
1,000,000 SF

Use:

Engineering Offices for GM North America

Owner:

General Motors Corp
Warren, MI

Architect:

Kaplan McLaughlin Diaz