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UNLV Libraries Main Page -> Architecture Studies Library -> Las Vegas Guides and Collections -> Las Vegas Architects and Buildings Database -> Projects

Western Dairies

Size (sq. ft.): 86000
Other Size Measure: 6.5 miles of piping designed to process 860,000 gallons of milk per month.
Description: A new milk processing plant that allows processing more than one type of milk using 10% less labor due to innovative design the plant.

More than 1,370 hours went into design and 18,000 hours of labor went in to the construction and welding of all housing, piping and mechanical equipment.
Extra Note: “Western Dairies.” Nevada Best of 2008, Southwest Contractor December 2008.