EXCELLENCE AWARD FROM BOTH ABC & DCA
R.C. Fabricators was awarded the fabrication and installation of structural steel for the Claymont Library. New Castle County and MRA Associates designed a building with high pitched roofs and a large atrium area to allow the maximum use of natural light. The use of steel allowed designers the flexibility needed to accommodate both the roof geometry and elliptical supports.
RUSSELL W. PETERSON
WILDLIFE REFUGE AND BRIDGE
MERIT AWARD FROM ASSOCIATED BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS, INC
Russell W. Peterson Wildlife Refuge is an environmental education facility in Wilmington, Delaware that showcases one of the nation’s most valuable fish and wildlife habitats. This very unique structure presented several challenges such as preserving nature and building a bridge over a busy stretch of railroad track.
CLAYMONT FIRE STATION - 200 TONS
This structure was built on Philadelphia Pike in Claymont. The volunteer fire company will have eight apparatus bays and a central radio room. A sky lit atrium leads up to the common area on the second level. The facade uses traditional materials and forms, inspired by historic fire houses.
BRANDYWINE BAPTIST CHURCH - 250 TONS
Brandywine Valley Baptist Church is one of the most unique projects completed by R. C. Fabricators. This new church was built between two existing buildings right off the busy Route 202 roadway. The confined workspace presented challenges far beyond the typical job site.
EXCELLENCE AWARD FROM ASSOCIATED BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS, INC
KIRKWOOD HIGHWAY LIBRARY
The building facade of stacked horizontal cement board siding is fashioned as a series of boxes that represent the books stacked on a shelf. The challenge was to put up iron so that other trades could work in unison.
BEAR PUBLIC LIBRARY - 175 TONS
The site's multi-directional exposure is recognized in the circular form of the public spaces. Anchored by a large central column and trusses, the free span interior is light and airy with a carousel-like visual appeal. Support areas occupy an adjacent rectilinear space. This site is a 25,000 square foot facility.
The center of the church is topped off with a large round glass structure. This majestic church located in Aston, Pennsylvania serves over 2,100 families. The centerpiece of the construction project called for the creation of a circular dome. This remarkable
architectural feature allows a flood of sunlight and the glimmer of the moon to illuminate the interior. Coordination between our skilled detailers, shop fabricators and field construction crew was essential to the successful completion
Updated existing barracks with stainless steel power coated rail system.
DELAWARE AEROSPACE - 220 TONS
This large facility is centrally located in Smyrna with a skeletal steel structure that was built by R.C Fabricators. This building serves the entire state of Delaware.
R.C. Fabricators, Inc.
824 N. Locust Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
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