Contra Costa County administration building, Martinez, CA
Geopanel was chosen as a cost-effective reusable plastic formwork for the construction of retaining walls at the front facade of the Contra Costa County administration building, in Martinez. The four-story, 6,600 m2, administration building will accommodate office space for various county departments, with assembly chamber, conference rooms, work stations, and support spaces for the county. Design-build team consists of Hensel Phelps, Fentress Architects, and Dreyfuss + Blackford Architecture.
Geopanel was chosen because of its benefits:
- Cost-savings for construction with reusable formwork elements,
- Time savings up to 40 %,
- Less expense for machinery and transportation,
- Lean construction with low waste,
- Sustainability improved with LEED points.
The project targets LEED Gold certification.
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Since 2005 Geopanel plastic formwork has been reducing costs and improving sustainability