Navistar Melrose Park Truck Development & Technology Center
Melrose Park, Ill.
- Client / Owner
- Architect / Engineer
- Partners by Design and Woolpert Engineers
- Graycor Construction
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.