Case Study

Understanding The Full Scope Of A Manufacturing Facility Renovation

Source: CRB

By Jose Gonzalez, PE, LEED AP, CRB

Understanding The Full Scope Of A Manufacturing Facility Renovation

A facility transformation begins long before the A&E and other service providers are invited to the table. Typically, a business model is used to map out and project demand for specific products, estimate product production rates, and time lines for expected product introduction and product ramp-up to match the expected demand. Several factors are considered to determine where the facility should be located: proximity to the customer pool, availability of qualified on-site resources and availability of existing infrastructure, market conditions, and regulatory climate.