Village La Floresta
The Village at La Floresta is a new retail development in the city of Brea, CA.
The shopping center developed by Regency Centers and designed by Architects Orange, includes one major retailer (Whole Foods) as well as (5) separate shops buildings of various sizes.
The scope of PSE's involvement included design of the structural system for the buildings as well as assisting the architect with the structural design of all the architectural features, hardscape, site walls, trash enclosure and site amenities.
Petra Structural Engineers provided structural engineer services for two standalone single story wood retail buildings at the Baker Ranch shopping center. Petra Structural designed steel moment frames for two of the building facades.
The first building (building 1) is 6,400sf and houses one retail store and one restaurant. The second building (building 2) is about 3,000sf and houses one retail store and one restaurant.