Location: Alpine Oil Fields, Alaska
Client: Fairweather LLC
Market Sectors: Industrial
Currently under construction, this facility was designed to support one of the largest drilling rigs in the world. It will house equipment for highly technical, process engineering, drilling fluid production. Architects Alaska worked closely with the owner and a geographically diverse team of engineers on the design. It will be operated as an F-1 Moderate-Hazard Occupancy.
The facility features four, 500 barrel mix tanks, a mix materials staging area, two high speed overhead doors, two articulated arm cranes, and mix process equipment on a grated mud-mix platform. The second floor includes offices and a laboratory, as well as training, locker and laundry rooms, a mechanical room, and support spaces.