Archive for General Manufacturing

Norbord

This project, located near Guntown, Mississippi, was constructed for Norbord, Inc. Norbord is a world recognized leader in the manufacturing of Oriented Strand Board and other wood-based panel products. They utilize a process involving waterproof adhesives and cross-oriented layers of wood strands to produce structurally engineered wood panels with consistent quality. JESCO provided general contractor […]

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LASCO Fittings, Inc.

This 490,000 square feet facility was constructed utilizing the Design / Build approach involving pre-engineered building structure, floor thicknesses varying from six to eight inches and large equipment pits. The wall and roof construction is pre-finish metal and standing seam panels, respectfully. A series of large pits, serving as holding vats for quench water, were […]

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H M Richards

JESCO has vast experience in the furniture manufacturing plant construction including three warehouse additions for the furniture manufacturer / distributor, H. M. Richards, Inc. located in Guntown, Mississippi. The JESCO team worked closely with this repeat client to utilize the following components in the manufacturing / distribution warehouse additions: Design / Build approach, pre-engineered steel […]

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Caterpillar, Inc.

JESCO successfully completed renovations to the existing 750,000 square feet distribution center by converting the facility into a state-of-the-art manufacturing and assembly plant for Caterpillar, Inc. The project began immediately following JESCO’s completion of storm damage repairs to Caterpillar’s High Performance Extrusions plant located in Oxford, Mississippi. The project’s major demolition and renovations consisted of […]

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Electrolux

JESCO Mechanical-Electrical Division provided mechanical and plumbing services for Yates Construction on the new 832,000 SF Electrolux facility in Memphis, TN.  The building envelope consists of two different systems, the Administration offices and the Manufacturing area. The Administration offices are structural steel with a glass curtain wall and 3” insulated metal panels. The use of […]

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Baldor Electric

This 304,000 square feet electric motor manufacturing plant in Columbus, Mississippi is double the size of the Owner’s previous facility. Construction included various roof height conventional steel framed structures with narrow rib metal wall system and single ply adhered roofing. The fully air conditioned plant manufactures a variety of electric motors ranging from fifteen to […]

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Ashley Furniture Industries

JESCO has vast experience in the furniture manufacturing plant construction including numerous projects for the world’s largest furniture manufacturer, Ashley Furniture Industries. Within the past twenty years JESCO has successfully completed more than a dozen separate new construction, renovations and expansion projects for Ashley. These Design / Build projects were tailored to meet the Owner’s […]

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