The Stellar Group (Jacksonville, FL) has finished construction on a 50,000-sq-ft renovation and expansion for Smithfield Packing Co. The remodeling and upgrade of Smithfield’s plant was due to increasing production and keeping inline with the highest sanitation standards. The new expansion increases Smithfield’s automation capabilities through additional packaging and boxing lines for spiral and sliced hams, hot dogs, bologna and sausages. Stellar provided complete design/build services, which included architecture, engineering, mechanical contracting, construction, low temperature insulation and refrigeration.