Power Supports Economic Development
BOLIGEE--The Greene County
Industrial Board, in partnership with Alabama Power Company, is proud to
announce today the construction of a new state of the art speculative building
in the Crossroads of America Industrial Park.
Alabama Power Company designed this program to
advance the construction of quality available buildings, in order to assist
Industrial Board Chairman
Danny Cooper said, “This building will attract industry to this world-class
industrial park with a transportation infrastructure that is first rate. We
will continue to work with Alabama Development Office, Economic Development
Partnership of Alabama, Alabama Power Economic Development and other ED
entities to market this area of the state.”
The 50,000 square foot facility will attract companies seeking expansion or relocation.
The industrial park is located in Boligee on Interstate 20/59 at exit 32. Several companies across many different industry lines have been attracted to the park because of its location and accessibility of rail, water and interstate plus major utilities.
building has been designed to be adaptable to a wide range of industries. The
50,000 square foot core building has a 28’ eave height, 4 bay loading dock
and includes expandable side and endwalls that allows a future tenant to
increase the building to over 125,000 square feet. The initial building has
only 12 interior columns, a feature keyed to the distribution industry.
Although this project is sponsored
by the Alabama Power Co., there are numerous partners working to promote the
Crossroads of America Industrial Park. Other business partnerships in the
local area supporting the success of the industrial park include Burlington
Northern Rail and the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway. Currently, the Greene
County Industrial Board is in negotiations with Alabama Gas to ensure access
to natural gas.
This park is in the Heart of the Automotive Corridor.
complete with water, sewer, rail, electricity and telecommunications service.
Environmental and soils data are available.