Location: Waddell, Arizona
Owner: RRB Beverage Operations Inc.
Certified: June 2021
Project Size: 722,475 ft²
Developer: Merit Partners
Architect: Butler Design Group
Energy Cost Savings: 36%
LEED Certification: Silver
Rauch recently expanded geographically to better serve North America. The state-of-the-art beverage production and distribution facility is 722,475 ft² and strategically located in Waddell, Arizona. Rauch has well established partnerships with key players in the supply chain, enabling a highly sustainable and efficient operation, including wall-to-wall can supply and rail access for both receiving materials and shipping product efficiently for long distances.
The facility was developed by Merit Partners, designed by Butler Design Group and constructed by The Renaissance Companies. It consists of warehouse, 5 production lines, office, and auxiliary equipment space. It has achieved a LEED Silver certification through energy reduction, indoor water use reduction, electric vehicle charging, and 500 kW of solar car ports.
36% improvement on baseline building performance
500 kW solar car ports
79% diversion of construction and demolition debris
50% reduction in potable landscape water use
35% reduction in baseline indoor water use through low flow fixtures
Electric car charging
Outlets at dock doors to reduce truck idling
High efficiency LED lighting
Reduced parking footprint
Retains 100% of rainwater on site
White roof and concrete paving to reduce heat island effect
Low emitting materials