Southwest Animal Health Research Foundation / USDA Sterile Screwworm Fly Rearing Facility

Southwest Animal Health Research Foundation / USDA Sterile Screwworm Fly Rearing Facility


Pacora, Panama - Structural engineer for this $40 million laboratory that produces sterile screwworm flies to form a permanent biological barrier across the Isthmus of Panama. The facility is a joint venture between the United States Department of Agriculture and the government of Panama. McKinney & Company and its subsidiary McKinney Internacional of Panama provided full design services and on-site construction management for the project over the 30-month construction of the 227,000 SF complex. The project consists of a production facility building, an administration building, a utility building, and a water supply and wastewater treatment complex. The plant was delivered on schedule and within the budget.

01 ADM Roof Steel 01 Aerial View South 02 Adm Pouring Tilt-up Panels 02 Aerial View West 03 ADM Blockwork 03 Aerial View North 04 Adm Stairs 04 Aerial View Main Complex 05 Aerial View Production 05 Prod Dock Floor 06 Aerial View Utility 06 Prod Fly Pickup Area 07 Aerial View Security 07 Prod Terrace Floor and Ramp 08 Aerial View Warehouses 08 Prod Tiltup Wall Joints 09 Aerial View Admin 09 Plant Entrance 09 Prod Flat Roof 10 ADM - East Facade 10 Admin Bldg - Exterior 10 Prod Flat Roof Erection 100_1317 100_1318 100_1319 100_1320 100_1321 100_1322 100_1323 100_1331 100_1332 100_1333 100_1334 100_1335 100_1336 100_1337 100_1338 100_1339 100_1340 100_1341 100_1342 100_1343 100_1344 100_1345 100_1346 100_1347 100_1348 100_1349 100_1350 100_1351 100_1352 100_1353 100_1354 100_1355 100_1356 100_1357 100_1358 100_1359 100_1360 100_1361 100_1362 100_1363 100_1364 100_1365 100_1366 100_1367 100_1368 100_1369 100_1370 100_1371 100_1372 100_1373 100_1374 100_1375 100_1376 100_1377 11 ADM - Crossover Framing 11 Admin Bldg - Facade 11 Prod Fixed Clip 12 ADM - Crossover Prep 12 Admin - Tiltup Panels 12 Prod Thermal Clip 12 13 ADM - Mechanical Attic 13 Admin - Blockwork 13 Prod Barrel Roof Pieces 14 ADM - Interior Stairs 14 Prod Lifting Barrel Roof Pieces 14 Production - Fly Pickup 15 ADM - Interior Tilework 15 Prod - Blockwork & Utilities 15 Prod Placing Barrel Roof 16 Barrel Roof Components 16 PROD - Steel for Vestibule Roof 16 Prod Barrel Roof 17 Barrel Roof Placement 17 PROD - Vestibule Steel 17 Prod Metal Roof 18 Barrel Roof Ribs 18 PROD - Glass on Cafeteria Wall 18 Prod Insulation Under Hot Room Floor 19 Aerial View Barrel Roof 19 PROD - Stairway 19 Prod Hot Room Floor 20 PROD - Stairs on East Facade 20 Pipe Bridge Fabrication 20 Prod Showers 200411 200507 200511 200602 21 PROD - Flashing on Terrace Roof Drain 21 Pipe Bridge Fab 21 Sec Front of Building 22 PROD - Pitch Pocket for Roof Drain 22 Pipe Bridge Installation 22 Sec Walkway 23 PROD - EPDM & Tile on Terrace 23 Pipe Bridge Placement 1 23 Sec Main Entrance 24 PROD - Major Ductwork in Attic 24 Pipe Bridge Placement 2 24 Sec Cabinets in Break Room 25 PROD - Ductwork in Attic 25 Pipe Bridge - Erection 25 Site Fence Grate 26 PROD - Typical Interior Finishes 26 Pipe Bridge From Prod Bldg 26 Util Installing Fascia 27 Pipe Bridge in Place 27 SITE - Grading for Roadway 27 Util Roof 28 UTIL - West Facade 28 Util Pipe Bridge Fabrication 28 Utility - Tower Foundations 29 Util Bridge 29 Utility - Fuel Tank Foundation 29 30 Util Pipe Bridge 30 Utility - Generators 31 Util Deaerator 31 Utility - Roof Installation 32 Util Boiler Piping 32 Utility - Roof Detail 33 Util Fuel Tanks 33 Utility - Interior Roof Deck 34 Utility - Hot Room Pipes 34 WH Chlorine Room 35 Utility - Hot Room Piping 35 WH Storage Area 36 Utility -Boiler 36 WT Dortman Tank Pieces 36 37 Utility - Boilers & Pumps 37 WT Pouring Tank Foundation 38 Utility - Deareator 38 WT Set Up for Tank Erection 39 Utility - Water Softener 39 WT Main Water Tank 39 40 Utility - Electrical Pit 40 WT Potable Water Tank 41 Utility - Switchgear Installation 42 Utility - Cable Trays 43 Potable Water Tank 44 Security - Walkway 45 Security - Pavers 46 Security - Guard Room 47 Warehouse - Roof Deck 6 7 Aerial - Admin Aerial - East Aerial - North Aerial - Prod & Util Bldgs Aerial - South Aerial - Warehouses Aerial Sec Bldg Aerial View East Aerial View North Aerial View South Aerial View West Aerial View-Full Site Aerial West Barrel Roof DSC_0033 PICT0001 PICT0002 PICT0003 PICT0004 PICT0005 PICT0006 PICT0007 PICT0008 PICT0009 PICT0010 PICT0011 PICT0012 (2) PICT0012 PICT0013 PICT0014 PICT0015 PICT0016 PICT0017 PICT0018 PICT0019 PICT0020 PICT0021 PICT0022 (2) PICT0022 PICT0023 PICT0024 PICT0025 PICT0026 PICT0027 PICT0028 PICT0029 PICT0030 PICT0031 PICT0032 PICT0033 PICT0034 PICT0035 PICT0036 PICT0037 PICT0038 PICT0039 PICT0040 PICT0041 PICT0042 PICT0043 PICT0044 PICT0045 PICT0046 PICT0047 PICT0048 PICT0049 PICT0050 PICT0051 PICT0052 PICT0053 PICT0054 PICT0055 PICT0056 PICT0057 PICT0058 PICT0059 PICT0060 PICT0061 PICT0062 PICT0063 PICT0064 PICT0065 PICT0066 PICT0067 PICT0068 PICT0069 PICT0070 PICT0071 PICT0072 PICT0073 PICT0074 PICT0075 PICT0076 PICT0077 PICT0078 PICT0079 PICT0080 PICT0081 PICT0082 PICT0083 PICT0088 PICT0089 Roof Work Utility Building Roof Water Tank administracion losa 200 20050504 administracion losa 200 2005050402 aerial view aerial view5 aerial view6 front view people screwworm aerial screwworm plant aerial site plan colored view1 view2 view3 view4