FWW_Methuen-1Warehouse / Distribution Facility
Methuen, Massachusetts

The Turner Group was a major design partner in the designing and building process for a new warehouse / distribution facility for the F.W. Webb Company.  The Turner Group was responsible for civil / site design and permitting, foundation design, and developing a performance specification for the fire protection system.

Significant Project Features Include:

  • 127,000 square foot building.
  • Complete reconstruction of approximately 1,200 linear feet of road reconstruction, including a partial realignment and a raise in elevation to properly access the site.
  • 3,400 linear foot extension of the municipal water system.
  • A wastewater pumping station.
  • Four underground detention systems, which detain the existing site runoff through the 50-year storm, and together with the flood plain, mitigation do not increase the 100-year flood elevation.
  • Stormwater treatment measures complying with the Massachusetts Stormwater Policy.
  • Approximately 3 acres of paved outside storage.
  • A 1.5 to 1 engineered slope.
  • On-site wetland and flood plain mitigation.

Significant Permitting

  • Site Plan Approval by the Methuen Community Development Board.
  • Approval of stormwater collection, treatment and detention; flood plain impacts and mitigation and wetland impacts and mitigation with the Methuen Conservation Commission.
  • Environmental Notification Form under the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act.
  • US EPA Construction Stormwater Permit.