Clayco has begun constructing the newest fulfillment center for NorthPoint Development in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. The center will be leased to online pet food retailer Chewy.com. the new 800,000-square-foot warehouse and distribution center will assist in the shipment of dog and cat food, as well as other pet products, to the growing consumer base located in the Northeast.
The building will be constructed with shallow foundation systems, concrete slab-on-grade, conventional steel framing and metal roof deck, load bearing and insulated precast concrete wall panels, storefront glass and a mechanically fastened TPO roof system. The warehouse and distribution center will also include a full coverage ESFR fire suppression system, as well as complete mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems.