Industrial Development Corporation

Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation

Development & Marketing

Recognized as a leader in Pennsylvania for industrial park development, the Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation (WCIDC) is a non-profit corporation formed in October 1983 by the Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners. WCIDC is governed by a board of directors, which are the County Commissioners.

Although the main focus of the WCIDC is the development of industrial parks, it is committed to supporting economic development efforts as the primary marketing agent for Westmoreland County.
  1. xChelsea Holding Co

    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...
  2. xWatt MPGC

    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...
  3. xDistribution Park North

    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...
  4. xNKAMP - aerial 102823

    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...
  5. xSCI Greensburg - vertical

    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...
  6. xNKAMP joint venture 060723

    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...
  7. xRoechling 010923

    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...
  8. xCom Crossing Ribboncutting 102823

    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...
  9. xPhase2 groundbreaking 093022

    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...
  10. xNeyer 082022

    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...
  11. xPIDA loan 081822

    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. Read on...
  12. xAnimal Clinic logo

    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. Read on...
  13. xScott Electric JIP 060922

    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. Read on...
  14. xplanning logo

    County hires consultant to design, deploy equitable broadband internet plan

    County Commissioners took a significant step toward improving broadband internet access throughout the county today by hiring Michael Baker International to lead efforts to bring reliable internet service to unserved and underserved locations. Read on...
  15. xRoechling 010923

    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. Read on...
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