Fed Ex Distribution Center



Ahern installed dry pipe sprinklers under the new conveyors at the Fed Ex distribution center in Council Bluffs, IA. Regular communication between with the owner, owner representative, and city inspectors helped to complete this retrofit project in a timely matter. Ahern met the customer’s request of being complete with the project within 30 days.

Expertise Provided

Values Delivered


  • Interaction between owner, owner representative, and city inspectors
  • Ahern’s office team averaged 15 years of experience


  • No warranty rework
  • Ahern’s design was approved on the first submission

Meeting Deadlines

  • 100% on-time completion

Budget Certainty

  • Ahern met its original estimate


  • No OSHA recordables or lost-time injuries