Southland Industries Performs 30% Faster Layout on Massive LAX Project with Trimble GNSS Technology - Trimble Field Technology
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Bringing Efficiency to Layout and Streamlining Workflows Using Trimble SPS986 GNSS Smart Antenna and Trimble FieldLink
Founded in 1949, Southland Industries is one of the nation’s largest MEP building systems experts, providing innovative yet practical solutions through a holistic approach to building performance.
Advocating a design-build-maintain model, Southland, a BuildingPoint Pacific customer, specializes in the design, construction and service of mechanical, plumbing, fire protection, process piping, automation and control systems, as well as comprehensive energy service needs. Offering standalone services as well as integrated solutions, Southland’s in-house experts remain connected, sharing knowledge and information to produce the results that earned Southland its reputation as one of the top design-builders in the nation.
Large Facility Requiring Significant Layout
In 2019, Southland’s Southern California Division was awarded a contract to develop a consolidated car rental facility at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). At roughly seven million square feet, the new facility will consolidate the existing rental car companies into one convenient location adjacent to the 405 Freeway. Southland was tasked with performing all of the mechanical HVAC and plumbing, including storm, sanitary waste and vent, air-cooled variable refrigerant flow (VRF), split systems and general and specialty exhaust systems.
“The size of this project is substantial,” said Chris Eskridge, senior project manager for Southland’s Southern California Division . . . Read More