Watson Land Company’s Legacy Building Series

img_legacyWatson Land Company’s Legacy Building Series℠ is a new generation of highly flexible, Class-A facilities with distinctive architectural detail that are designed to offer maximum efficiency and flexibility for both distribution and manufacturing operations.

Originally conceived in the late 1990s as a brand of speculative industrial buildings, the Legacy Building Series℠ included a number of sustainable features that gave Watson a head start in formalizing its sustainable development program. The abundant use of energy saving features also helped the Legacy Building Series℠ attain a “Savings by Design” designation from Southern California Edison.

Key features of the Legacy Building Series℠ include:

  • 32 to 36 foot minimum warehouse clearance height.
  • Early Suppression Fast Response (ESFR) sprinkler system.
  • Oversized, 100 percent concrete truck yard.
  • Architecturally distinctive building appearance, including a generous use of glass, score lines, accent painting, and landscaping.
  • Abundant single truck doors for optimized efficiency.
  • Energy efficient lighting, three percent skylight to roof ratio and white ceiling insulation promote efficient energy use and excellent warehouse illumination.
  • Abundant skylights and clerestory windows for maximum natural light.
  • Seven-inch thick, 4,000 pound per square inch (psi) concrete floor slabs with FF35/FL25 finish.