SKJN provides design services on an as needed basis for Jewel’s Distribution Center for various capital improvement projects including; Office Renovations, Warehouse Improvements, Data Center design, and maintenance upgrades to streamline the already efficient center. Sander Kaplan, as project manager (for a former firm) managed a large project for Jewel including a freezer expansion, cooler renovation and general site improvements. The 220,000 square foot freezer addition has a 40 foot clear height and uses an energy efficient ammonia refrigeration system. The 200,000 square foot cooler renovation included the conversion from freezer to cooler integrating 4 automatic storage and retrieval systems (ASRS). Other projects managed by Mr. Kaplan for this client include an addition of 150,000 square feet of perishable dock integrating an automated palletizing conveyor in Brea California.