- Tuesday, September 8, 2020
- Stone Mountain, GA
News Release: Seefried Delivers State-of-the-Art Fulfillment Center Near Stone Mountain, GA (South Gwinnett)
Seefried Industrial Properties have recently delivered a brand-new, state-of-the-art distribution center near Stone Mountain, Georgia. Exhibiting record-breaking size and functionality, the 640,000-square-foot facility, whose code name was "Project Rocket," stands over 70 feet tall and contains nearly 3.0 million square feet of fulfillment space. Apart from its vast capacity, the building boasts 4 functional stories fitted with cutting-edge material handling and product retrieval systems which are extremely useful when serving the fast-growing e-commerce market. At full operations, the project is expected to create 1,000 jobs.
Greg Herren, COO of Seefried, had this to say about the project: "We are proud to deliver the first Robotic fulfillment center in Gwinnett County and the state of Georgia. The completion of this project is exceptional in every way and is yet another testament to Seefried's ability to deliver the most complex distribution and fulfillment buildings leveraging strong relationships with vendors and contractors."
Seefried has a strong history with the Seattle-based retailer, having built several other developments nationwide, including other Georgia facilities in Macon and near Augusta.
The general contractor on the project was The Conlan Company; the civil engineer was Eberly & Associates and the architect was Macgregor Associates.
For more information, please contact:
Mr. Greg Herren, COO
About Seefried Industrial Properties:
Founded in 1984 by Ferdinand Seefried, Seefried Properties specializes in the development, leasing and management of industrial real estate in core markets across the U.S. Seefried leases and manages approximately 35 million square feet for its institutional and European clients and has developed more than 190 million square feet of space valued in excess of $13 billion across 30+ markets throughout the country. Based in Atlanta, the firm has regional offices in Dallas, Chicago, Los Angeles and Phoenix. For more information, please visit www.seefriedproperties.com.