Blog

07
Jul

Realm Cellars cannot be summed up by project features.  Though the overall square footage may seem small, the plans for Realm Cellars are grand.  As stated in their vision: “Realm Cellars is a journey….Drawing on a shared ethos of entrepreneurship and an obsession with excellence…. As we look to the future, we see only possibility.”  […]

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17
Jun

This flagship winery in Napa Valley, combines the historical structural elements of the original building with contemporary yet timeless architectural design.  This three-phase project, completed over three years, showcases the winery’s 85-year history in Napa Valley.  It includes 7,500 SF of Executive Offices, a 12,000 SF Event and Private Tasting Building, three full commercial kitchens, […]

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17
Jun

Michael David Winery in Lodi, CA, producing roughly 700,000 cases of wine annually, selected FDC as their General Contractor to help expand their existing Lodi facility.  The first phase of construction consisted of a 2 million-gallon tank farm on raised concrete pads, a fruit receiving facility, complete with two truck lanes for red and white […]

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27
Mar

Northern Interior Wine Partners called upon FDC to help expand their existing facilities in Linden, CA. Phase one included constructing a new 50,400 SF Barrel Building into an existing contoured vineyard. Twenty-three thousand six hundred yards of soil had to be removed from this site and a 14 foot high retaining wall and drainage system […]

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27
Mar

To honor the men that started it all, Gaspare Indelicato (Jasper) and brother-in-law Sebastiano Luppino (Sam), as well as mark the 100 year anniversary of the original family winery, Delicato Vineyards has selected FDC to construct Sam Jasper Winery.  Set to be located on the Silverado Trail in Napa, CA, this winery will produce up […]

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19
Feb

Owned by The Wine Group, one of the largest wine producers by volume worldwide, this Livermore, CA project featured 43,000 SF of Bottling and Warehouse space along with 12,000 SF of Executive Offices for the Senior Management Team of The Wine Group, including the CEO’s office.  This project was led by FDC founder, Dave Kincaid, […]

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25
Jan

With the intent to centralize operating systems, Delicato Vineyards contracted FDC to construct a 760,000 SF Warehouse in Manteca, CA.  The warehouse includes a 210,000 SF bottling facility, 50,000 SF of offices, and a 500,000 SF distribution facility.  Due to the enormity of this facility, the HVAC units had to be set by helicopter as […]

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25
Jan

In an attempt to break free from the norm, FDC was contracted to help transform a traditional Napa Valley winery into a unique and modern space – The Prisoner Wine Company.  Offering varietals that are untraditional to the area is just the beginning of what sets The Prisoner Wine Company apart from others.  From the […]

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08
Mar

FDC was contracted by Virginia Dare Winery to transform a portion of their barrel room into the American Native inspired restaurant, Werowocomoco.  Working closely with the Virginia Dare Winery management team and designer, the 8,000 SF transformation is now complete.  With a Starry Night Sky, Natural Wood walls, patterned tile, and the American Native-inspired menu, […]

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15
Nov

Murrieta’s Well

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While preserving the rich history of the gravity flow winery originally built in the 1800’s, FDC carefully renovated Murrieta’s Well, to make it the perfect setting for a special event. By adding a new terrace, landscaping, patios, and parking lot, the first impression of Murrieta’s Well is quite inviting.  The first floor of the event […]

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