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Architectural Precast Concrete, Thinshell, and GFRC - Willis Construction Co, Inc.

County Administration North - Building 14

Location:
Santa Ana, CA

Owner:
Orange County, Santa Ana, CA

Architect:
LPA Design Studios

General Contractor:
Swinerton Builders

Project Highlights:
Project Size: 63,000 SF consisting of 245 Thinshell Precast panels and 81 Architectural Precast panels
Precast Panel System: Thinshell and Architectural Precast

Integral colored precast concrete cast with form liner to emulate the rich red color of historic sandstone.

Spray foam insulation applied to thin shell precast concrete at the plant.

County Administration - North Building 14 is located adjacent to the previous Willis Construction-built County Administration South - Building 16, which was completed in 2020. At a glance, both projects look very similar. Both projects share identical design features utilizing Architectural Precast, Thinshell, mix designs, a replicated sandstone form liner finish, and the extended shade feature on the west side of each building.



Willis Construction is one of the leading Architectural Precast Concrete manufacturers and installers in the Western United States. We are dedicated to providing Owners, Architects, and General Contractors with the design and engineering expertise necessary to meet the building challenges of today and the future. The quality, durability, and long life of Architectural Precast Concrete, Thinshell, and GFRC (Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete) systems provide a wide range of design options for virtually every type of building. Contact us to decide which system would be best suited for your next project.

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Willis Construction, San Juan Bautista, CA: We are Precast Concrete and GFRC Specialists Willis Construction has been providing Architectural Precast Concrete building panels and products to the construction industry since 1979. Willis Construction has consistently risen to meet the changing and challenging needs of the construction industry with innovative and creative precast concrete design solutions. We have had the opportunity to work with excellent Owners, Contractors, Architects and Engineers. We are qualified, competent, competitive, enjoy our work, and are good team members for any project. We look forward to the opportunity to work with you.

* PCI Certification confirms that a manufacturing plant has an ongoing quality assurance system in place. PCI Certification requires that the plant must consistently demonstrate their commitment to quality principles and procedures. A 120 point audit examines all aspects of plant operation including engineering practices and management commitment.

PCI Certified