Recreation Equipment, Inc (REI)Owner: REI, Bedford, PA Project Description:
The 525,000 SF distribution center received “Silver” LEED Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The site/civil and landscape architecture design comprises almost one-half of the certification credits.
Keller Engineers’ responsibilities included the survey and site/civil engineering, LEED documentation, landscape architecture, and construction administration of the distribution center and outdoor recreation amenities.
Primary design included parking areas, driveways, utility extensions, and post-construction stormwater management facilities. Landscape Architecture design included habitat restoration and afforestation; a one mile circuit mountain bike trail, eight acres of man made wetlands, a series of walking trails and wild flower meadows.Project Photos: (click on thumbnails to view larger images)