The Heritage Final Assembly Plant embraces sustainable design. DeMaria literally laid the ground floor from which the modern plant could be launched. In early 2003, utilizing in-house skilled trade labor, DeMaria completed a concrete slab-on-grade and concrete process pits project for the Heritage Plant at the Rouge Complex in Dearborn, Michigan.
Fiber reinforced concrete floor
1,000,000 sf of floor created
24 process pits created
Some pits were 300 ft. long & 18 ft. deep
Over 25,000 cy of concrete
14,000 yds. poured in 12 weeks
Largest pour in one week: 1,557 yds.
Flat floor with a tolerance of FF35/FL25
Heritage Plant is Gold LEED Certified by the U.S Green Building Council