Architectural and Structural Requirements. The facilities are
designated as small or medium/large buildings. See Facility Plate 141-12
(Sheets 1 through 5 of 5). Provide the following:
Ball bearing pallet platform in medium/large building.
c) Clear ceiling height of 16 feet in cargo handling area with
overhead doors open.
Dust pickup, conveying, and collection system in carpentry shop.
Overhead hoist (capacity determined by user).
Compressed air system (capacity determined by user).
Built-in furnishings including counters, benches, and storage
i) Administration and personnel spaces with one-hour fire
separation from cargo/work areas.
Facility and restroom areas readily accessible by the physically
Additional area to accommodate storage of malfunctioning
Structure. Design roof framing system to support suspended
equipment and overhead hoist.
Wire Mesh Partitions. Construct wire mesh partitions with doors for
security cage. Refer to NFGS-10605, Wire Mesh Partitions.
Provide insulated doors between personnel spaces
and cargo handling areas.
Provide electrically operated overhead doors.
Pre-engineered Buildings. Consider using a pre-engineered metal
building. Refer to NFGS-13121, Pre-engineered Metal Buildings (Rigid Frame).