Norton, MA Polar Design Build has been selected to construct a 27,231 s/f Ryder truck rental and repair center. It is under construction on a 19.3 acre lot within the Norton Commerce Center. Polar Design Build has collaborated with architect AHP Architects, civil engineer Condyne Engineering Group, structural engineer Flood Consulting, and MEP engineer Avid Engineers on the design.The new two-floor rental and repair center will feature architectural metal panels, masonry block, and exterior glazing. It will have over 120 parking spaces with room for tractor trailers, box trucks, and a rental fleet. The site will also include a two-lane fuel island with a 20,000 gallon tank. The first level of the of the interior will have an area dedicated to truck repair and parts storage. There will be 13 truck service bays, a wash bay, a lube equipment room, and a tire carousel area. The firm will install a driver’s lounge and reception area in the front. The second level of the interior will have associated operational offices and a conference room. There will also be a break room, locker rooms, and a training room installed upstairs for employee use.
The new Ryder truck rental and repair center is located at 60 Commerce Way off Exit 9 on Rte. 495.