First Industrial Realty Trust to Develop 738,720 SF Distribution Center in Central Pennsylvania
LEBANON COUNTY, PA. — First Industrial Realty Trust is developing First Logistics Center @ I-78/81 in Lebanon County in Central Pennsylvania. The company has commenced site work and development for a 738,720-square-foot distribution center. Slated for completion in the fourth quarter of 2018, the distribution center will feature 40-foot clear heights, 185-foot truck courts, 135 dock-high door positions, four drive-in doors, 246 trailer stalls, 289 auto stalls, ESFR sprinklers and LED lighting. The total investment for the distribution center is estimated at $49 million. The site plan for the industrial park includes 12 acres of land on which the company is readying a pad for the future construction of a 250,000-square-foot facility. The project team includes Blue Rock Construction as general contractor and Joseph V. Belluccia as architect. Patrick Lafferty, Michael Hess, Bart Anderson and Fred Ragsdale II of CBRE have been retained to lease the project.