Transcontinental Paper is one of the largest printers in the US and Canada. CSD designed the 45’ wide by 380’ long by 60’ tall automated rack supported building structure for the fabricator/erector. 4,400 pound and 3000 pound paper coils are stored in this structure which is serviced by two computer controlled stacker cranes. The structure has storage space for 4,480 paper coils.
Lateral load analysis for high seismic loads
Structural steel design for the rack supported building