Warehouse Fire – Remedial Engineering

Site Location:

Wingfield, SA

Builder:

Private

Sector:

Commercial/Industrial

Services:

Remedial and Structural

Scope:

The VISY warehouse and associated offices were subject to an intense fire event in 2021. A significant portion of the super structure was destroyed and deemed unsafe to occupy, with failure to a significant number of portal frames, bracing bays and precast dado walls. Although significant damage occurred, SBEC were engaged to assess what portions of the building could be re-used following the safe demolition of the damaged.

Following the structural assessment, SBEC were engaged to provide efficient structural design for the replacement portal frames, bracing, awnings and dado panels.