ABRA Auto Body & Glass

Various Locations | Commercial

Overview

ABRA Auto Body & Glass Repair Services counts on ISG to expand its brand, improve store efficiency nationwide, maintain a consistent image and productive workspaces through the design of new facilities and renovations.


Opportunity

The extensive amount of specialized work areas and equipment within ABRA facilities requires meticulous coordination of HVAC and dust collection systems, water and air systems, electrical systems, and lighting design.

Solution

Throughout these large-scale projects, ISG upholds constant communication and effective group collaboration, ensuring that each ABRA facility maintains brand identity, promotes productivity, and is more efficient. Working across the country, the team works closely with ABRA, development consultants, construction managers, local subcontractors and suppliers, City administrators, and building code officials to ensure each facility satisfies local needs and requirements. Through an integrated design approach, ISG holistically analyzes structural, mechanical, and electrical systems and incorporates the most efficient and cost-effective systems into each facility. The implementation of ISG’s dust collection system design minimizes rework and creates a healthier environment for employees. ISG has also installed energy recovery systems for the mechanical equipment and advanced lighting controls to improve overall facility operating efficiency and maximize equipment performance and longevity.


Market News

Toe Wildlife Management Area Receives 62-Acres of Wetland Restoration

December 22, 2020 (Mankato, Minnesota) – After nearly four years of planning, design, and construction, ISG is proud to report the successful completion of a 62-acre wetland restoration project within the Toe Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Situated in rural Jackson County, an area of southern Minnesota where less than 1% of original wetlands remain, the project is part of a larger initiative of the Heron Lake Watershed District to protect and restore nearly 350-acres of wetlands in the Toe WMA.
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Mankato MoonDogs’ Franklin Rogers Park to be Renamed ISG Field

October 20, 2020 (Mankato, Minnesota) – Building on a series of successful partnerships and projects to bolster its ballpark, the Mankato MoonDogs, a member of the Northwoods League, has exercised its rights with the landlord, the City of Mankato, to lease the naming rights of Franklin Rogers Park to ISG. The ballpark will be named ISG Field after the professional design and engineering firm that was founded in Mankato in 1973. ISG Field represents the MoonDogs’ commitment to providing top quality local baseball and an enriching fan experience. This is the latest update for the team, which has unveiled a new logo and has implemented several renovations for the ballpark in recent years.
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