Navistar Melrose Park Truck Development & Technology Center

Melrose Park, Ill.

Client / Owner
Architect / Engineer
Partners by Design and Woolpert Engineers
Graycor Construction

Project Scope

Graycor Construction was retained for General Contractor Services to Navistar International for significant renovation and expansion of their existing Melrose Park Truck Development & Tech Center. Services include pre-construction estimating, scheduling, value engineering, and contracting.

The total project scope of 700,000 sf includes new construction of approximately 40,000 sf; renovated area of approximately 560,000sf; office, entry and museum areas of approximately 100,000sf; and site development of approximately 38 acres. Graycor is renovated and expanded the facility while the plant maintained the ability to manufacture engines.

Navistar International (formerly International Harvester) is a U.S. manufacturer and distributor of medium to heavy trucks and mid-range diesel engines. Graycor has been providing construction services to Navistar for almost 60 years.


Graycor Completes Navistar International’s Truck Development and Technology Center