Phoenix North Transfer Station
The North Transfer Station/Material Recovery Facility occupies a 51-acre site, with over 215,000 SF of building space. It can handle as much as 4,000 tons of material per day. The facility is also capable of sorting up to 20 tons of recyclable material hourly.
Completed on a fast-track schedule, Layton was able to save the city millions of dollars through extensive value engineering in the design process.
The 1,200-ton steel structure was completed as part of a very complex design-build process due to clear span and internal and external height requirements.
Key features include: