Manufacturing

Ford Motor Company

Vehicle Performance & Electrification Center (VPEC)

Aristeo's Ford Motor Company Vehicle Performance & Electrification Center (VPEC) Project

Aristeo worked on Ford Motor Company’s revolutionary research and testing facility, the Vehicle Performance & Electrification Center. VPEC’s 14 acre campus includes three attached buildings, a wind tunnel that features speeds up to 200 mph, a battery lab that will contain over 180 battery chambers, and a support facility.

Included in our scope of services is:

  • Excavation of 240,000 CY of material
  • Placement of 22,000 CY of concrete for foundations, floors and walls
  • Fabrication and erection of over 2,100 tons of heavy structural, miscellaneous, and architectural stair steel
  • Executing Aristeo’s largest single concrete pour to date of 3,000 CY, at 400 CY per hour
  • Pouring Aristeo’s largest cast in place wall to date, at 48-foot tall with a 28-foot octagon box out
  • Pouring two double curved contraction walls, at 47 feet and 43 feet tall
  • Erecting Aristeo’s largest ever structural steel project at 1,800 tons

For this project, Aristeo’s teams carefully coordinated the sequencing and scheduling of activities of multiple crews and erection cranes across the jobsite, allowing the steel to be erected on multiple fronts alongside large concrete pours.

Aristeo teams also provided installation services, installing the main fan and the model motion and pressure management system for the wind tunnel. The entire project was completed on time in spring of 2020.

Location: Louisville, Kentucky
Owner: Ford Motor Company
Project Value: $180,000,000
 

P558 Super Duty Program

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Owner: Toyota Motor Manufacturing Alabama
Project Value: $35,000,000

V-6 Engine Building Expansion

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Owner: Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky
Project Value: $30,000,000
 

TMMK Body Weld Additions

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Owner: General Motors
Project Value: $17,000,000

Rail Cross Dock Building

Location: Spring Hill, Tennessee
Owner: General Motors Corporation
Project Value: $9,500,000

IMN Building Expansion (Design Build)

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Owner: Nissan North America
Project Value: $2,000,000
 

Paint Shop Mezzanines

Location: Wentzville, Missouri
Owner: General Motors
Project Value: $32,000,000

Body Shop Tooling Install

Location: Spring Hill, Tennessee
Owner: General Motors
Project Value: $5,000,000
 

AAX3 Press Pit

Location: Louisville, Kentucky
Owner: Ford Motor Company
Project Value: $4,000,000
 

Paint Booth Steel

Location: Detroit, Michigan
Owner: Stellantis
Project Value: Confidential

Phase 1 Foundations

Location: Georgetown, Kentucky 
Owner: Toyota Motor 
Project Value: $65,000,000

Reborn Paint Package

Location: Lincoln, Alabama 
Owner: Honda Motor Company  
Project Value: $2,100,000

Line 2 Modifications

Location: Marysville, Ohio
Owner: Honda Motor Company
Project Value: $11,000,000

Line One Innovation

Location: Pontiac, MI
Owner: General Motors Corporation
Project Value: $2,100,000

Pontiac Stamping Tryout Press Pit

Location: Woodhaven, MI
Owner: Ford Motor Company
Project Value: $50,000,000
 

Woodhaven Stamping Plant

Location: Bedford, IN
Owner: General Motors
Project Value: $6,000,000
 

Die Cast Machine Steel

Location: Three Rivers, Michigan
Owner: American Axle & Manufacturing
Project Value: $4,000,000

RDU & PTU Tool Install

Location: Kokomo, Indiana
Owner: FCA US LLC
Project Value: $2,000,000
 

Prismatic Generation 2 Equipment Installation

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Owner: Ford Motor Company
Project Value: $8,000,000
 

Operating Floor Steel

Location: Livonia, Michigan
Owner: Ford Motor Company
Project Value: $14,000,000
 

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Location: Livonia, Michigan
Owner: Ford Motor Company
Project Value: $4,000,000
 

Case Machining Line Installation

Location: Wayne, Michigan
Owner: Ford Motor Company
Project Value: $15,000,000
 

Lines 5 & 6 Press Pits

Location: Flint, Michigan
Owner: General Motors
Project Value: $49,000,000
 

General Assembly Strategic Supplier

Location:  Lansing, Michigan
Owner: General Motors
Project Value: $30,000,000
 

C1Yx Building Expansions

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Owner: General Motors
Project Value: $3,000,000
 

GFE Equipment Installation

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Owner: Ford Motor Company
Project Value: $25,000,000 Annually
 

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