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  1. WATT Fuel Cell logo

    WATT Fuel Cell signs seven-year lease extension for its headquarters at Mount Pleasant Glass Centre

    WATT Fuel Cell Corp., a pioneer in fuel cell technology, has signed a seven-year lease extension for 39,153 SF at Mount Pleasant Glass Centre. The agreement ensures that WATT will continue to contribute to Westmoreland's economy and innovation landscape. Read on...
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    Chelsea Holding Company finalizes purchase of 29.98 acres at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland

    Chelsea Holding Company plans to build a 228,000 square-foot manufacturing facility that will support up to 150 jobs within five years. Read on...
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    Chelsea Holding Company finalizes purchase of 29.98 acres at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland

    Chelsea Holding Company plans to build a 228,000 square-foot manufacturing facility that will support up to 150 jobs within five years. Read on...
  4. Distribution Park North - Phase II 10.10.2023

    WCIDC celebrates completion of Phase II at Westmoreland Distribution Park North

    With perfect weather, a red ribbon and an oversized pair of scissors, Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation (WCIDC) today celebrated the completion of Phase II of development at Westmoreland Distribution Park North. Read on...
  5. Distribution Park North - Phase II 10.10.2023

    WCIDC celebrates completion of Phase II at Westmoreland Distribution Park North

    With perfect weather, a red ribbon and an oversized pair of scissors, Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation (WCIDC) today celebrated the completion of Phase II of development at Westmoreland Distribution Park North. Read on...
  6. NKAMP Building 225-227

    WCIDC, RIDC joint venture finalizes purchase of New Kensington Advanced Manufacturing Park

    The WCIDC and RIDC today finalized the acquisition of New Kensington Advanced Manufacturing Park. Read on...
  7. SCI Greensburg - Front cropped

    WCIDC, Hempfield to work together to transform SCI Greensburg site

    The WCIDC and Hempfield Township have agreed to work together to transform a 96-acre site along Route 119 that has been unoccupied since the Commonwealth closed the SCI Greensburg state prison complex in 2013. Read on...
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    WCIDC, RIDC finalize joint venture to operate New Kensington Advanced Manufacturing Park

    The WCIDC has finalized a joint venture with RIDC to redevelop, operate & manage New Kensington Advanced Manufacturing Park, which has nearly 70 acres and more than 1.1 million SF of industrial space. Read on...
  9. IDC Landing page logo

    Roechling Industrial purchases last parcel in Westmoreland Technology Park I

    Roechling Industrial today bought the last lot in Tech Park I. The plastics manufacturer is upsizing its expansion plans and accelerating efforts to add new jobs at the E. Huntington facility. Read on...
  10. Commerce Crossing ribbon cutting

    Commerce Crossing ribbon cutting celebrates multiple economic-development projects

    Representatives of Al. Neyer and PennDOT joined the WCIDC today to celebrate the ribbon cutting for both Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland and Commerce Crossing Business Center. The park and building are at the newly modernized Madison exit of I-70. Read on...
  11. Distribution Park North - Phase II groundbreaking

    WCIDC breaks ground on Phase II of development at Westmoreland Distribution Park North

    What a beautiful day for a groundbreaking! This afternoon the WCIDC kicked off Phase II of development at Westmoreland Distribution Park North. This $6.3 million project will create three pad-ready sites. Read on...
  12. Tech II Lot 16 - 2021

    Al. Neyer affiliate finalizes purchase of 14.79 acres at Tech Park II

    An affiliate of Al. Neyer LLC today finalized the purchase of Lot 16 in Westmoreland Technology Park II for $887,400. The developer plans to build a 150,000-SF flex industrial building that could support more than 150 jobs when at full occupancy. Read on...
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    WCIDC secures $2.25 million loan for industrial park project

    WCIDC today accepted a low-interest, $2.25 million load from Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority that is the final funding component for the second phase of development at Westmoreland Distribution Park North. Additional Info...
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    Latrobe Animal Clinic to build new facility at Westmoreland Airpark

    WCIDC is happy to welcome Latrobe Animal Clinic to Westmoreland Airpark. An LLC representing veterinarians Ben & Julie Helman bought 3.86 acres in the park this week. The couple will build a new facility that'll offer more services & patient capacity. Additional Info...
  15. Jeannette Industrial Park

    Scott Electric signs five-year lease for 50K SF at Jeannette Industrial Park

    The WCIDC today approved a five-year lease for Scott Electric Company to use 50,000+ SF of space in Jeannette Industrial Park. Not only is the park now at full occupancy, 99 percent of the WCIDC’s ~565,000 SF of leasable space is now under contract. Additional Info...
  16. Westmoreland Technology Park I

    Roechling to purchase last available lot at Technology Park I

    The WCIDC today approved a sales agreement with Roechling Industrial for the final available lot in Westmoreland Technology Park I. Roechling, which already has a presence in the park, plans two expansion phases. Additional Info...
  17. Tech II Lot 16 - 2021

    Al. Neyer affiliate signs option agreement for 14.79 acres at Technology Park II

    The WCIDC Board of Directors today approved an option sales agreement with an affiliated entity of developer Al. Neyer for 14.76 acres at Westmoreland Technology Park II. The developer plans to build a 150,000 SF flex industrial/warehouse facility. Additional Info...
  18. GreenForge Building

    Westmoreland Community Action signs seven-year lease for 8,310 SF at GreenForge

    The WCIDC Board of Directors today approved a seven-year lease agreement with Westmoreland Community Action for 8,310 SF of space at GreenForge Building in Hempfield Township. The agreement takes effect May 1, 2022. Additional Info...
  19. WCIDC Logo

    WCIDC Finalizes Sale of 19.92 Acres at I-70 Industrial Park

    Wyatt Inc. will build a 120,000 SF new home for its millwork and exterior curtainwall manufacturing operation on Lot 18-R in the South Huntingdon industrial park. Additional Info...
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    WCIDC Approves 25-Year Lease Agreement for Five Star Trail

    We're excited to announce that the WCIDC has signed a lease agreement with Regional Trail Corp. and Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad to ensure that thousands will continue to enjoy the popular Five Star Trail for another 25 years. Additional Info...
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    Westmoreland County secures $3.4 million for new lead-hazard reduction program

    The Community Development Division has received $3.4 million in federal funding for a new lead-hazard reduction program that'll make low-income households safer while creating an opportunity to enhance the local pool of lead-remediation contractors. Additional Info...
  22. Westmoreland County IDC logo

    WCIDC Approves Project to Modernize Jeannette Industrial Park Building

    The WCIDC Board today approved a $657,385 project to modernize one of the last available buildings in Jeannette Industrial Park. Additional Info...
  23. Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad at New Stanton

    WCIDC Approves $2.36 Million Rail-Replacement Project

    The WCIDC Board of Directors has approved a $2.36 million project to replace 4.24 miles of rail of the Southwest Pennsylvania Railroad as part of regular infrastructure upgrades that ensure the continued safety and reliability of the 33-mile railroad. Additional Info...
  24. Westmoreland County Development Council Building

    Development Council - Updated Office Hours

    Westmoreland Development Council is following emergency safety measures to protect the health of our employees and community. All non-essential offices will be closed until further notice, effective March 18, 2020. Read on...
  25. IDC Landing page logo

    WCIDC finalizes first sale at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland

    At the end of day Friday, the WCIDC transferred ~26 acres at Commerce Crossing at Westmoreland to commercial real estate developer Al. Neyer, which will build a 250,000 SF Class A distribution center on Lot 3 of the Sewickley Township industrial park. Read on...
  26. IDC Landing page logo

    WAB Associates LLC finalizes purchase of 6.23 acres at Westmoreland Business & Research Park

    Capping a busy year for economic development in Westmoreland County, WAB Associates LLC has finalized the purchase of a 6.23-acre lot in Westmoreland Business & Research Park. It will build a 60,000 SF manufacturing facility. Additional Info...
  27. Tech II Lot 16 - 2021

    Al. Neyer affiliate signs option agreement for 14.79 acres at Technology Park II

    The WCIDC Board of Directors today approved an option sales agreement with an affiliated entity of developer Al. Neyer for 14.76 acres at Westmoreland Technology Park II. The developer plans to build a 150,000 SF flex industrial/warehouse facility. Additional Info...
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