Dutch Valley Food Distributers, Inc. Marion, PA
Engineering for High Compliance
Located in Berks County, Pennsylvania, Dutch Valley Food Distributors, Inc., is a wholesale food distributor specializing in bulk foods. They provide the most extensive and wide-ranging selection of bulk foods including: spices, nuts, dried fruit, cereal, snack mixes, home style mixes, and organic products. Dutch Valley Food Distributors strives to provide their customers with quality products and outstanding customer service. They also meticulously maintain their facilities and equipment, and encourage customers to visit and tour their operations. To uphold the standard of quality service and better meet customers’ needs, Dutch Foods contacted Larson Design Group to help expand their current operations. The project will consist of the construction of a 158,000 square foot addition to an existing warehouse/distribution complex. Also, separate offices and/or retail uses are proposed in two new buildings which will encompass over 50,000 square feet.
Design Phase Services Provided
- Design in the site grading plan and loading areas to facilitate the warehouse expansion at several different floor levels in order to balance the cut and fill of the site.
- Fast tracking the design and permitting of the wastewater collection system so the site could be tied into the public sewer while the remaining site design was being completed.
- Retrofitting an existing stormwater basin for expanded impervious coverage to meet current regulations.