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Garmin Manufacturing & Distribution Center

Project Case Study
McCownGordon is helping Garmin to expand its corporate headquarters to improve productivity and employee well-being. The $353 million expansion seeks to create environments that foster innovation and embody qualities of a global leader—enhancing spaces that reflect the superior products Garmin makes and all the areas they operate. The firm chose the proven design-build team of McCownGordon and Gould Evans due to their collaborative approach and focus on partnership.

Client

Garmin

Process

Safety
Preconstruction
Collaborative Delivery
Building Information Modeling

City

Olathe, KS

Recognitions

Concrete Promotional Group (CPG) Excellence in Concrete, Parking Garage Category

FACE Golden Trowel

Kansas City Business Journal Capstone Award - Industrial

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The design-build team guided Garmin through an extensive master plan analysis weighing factors including cost, scheduling, site limitations and disruption to current operations. Garmin opted for a significant overhaul to the manufacturing and distribution needs and built a 750,000 horizontal custom designed facility.

Clean room manufacturing space was added to provide creative and flexible setting for engineering teams and upgraded automation allows for capacity needs. Its custom design provides maximized ability to address the every changing market.

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Working on an active campus, the team ensured safety was a key priority. Developing a site-specific safety and logistics plan, the team achieved minimal disruption to existing operations.

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