Projects Around Town
Becknell Industrial Breaks Ground
Becknell Industrial has broken ground at 630 Commerce Center Drive in Fairfield on a 176,000 square foot manufacturing and distribution facility. Construction is expected to be completed in August 2018.
“The location is perfect because of its proximity to the distribution and manufacturing core of Northern Cincinnati,” said Jeremy Kraus, First Vice President at CBRE. “This building will offer existing and new-to-market tenants the opportunity to operate in a modern, efficient facility. The features in the building will help tenants lower operational costs while also helping to retain and recruit talent in this competitive labor landscape.”
Aldi Coming to Fairfield
The upcoming Fairfield Aldi store will be located at the old Marsh grocery location, on Pleasant Ave. at Patterson Blvd. Aldi will offer a modern and convenient shopping experience with a focus on fresh items, including robust produce, dairy and bakery sections, and more room for customers’ favorite products with a total size of approximately 22,000 sq. ft. The store’s modern design will also feature open ceilings, natural lighting and be environmentally-friendly.
Standex Electronics Relocating to Fairfield
Standex Electronics is relocating its division headquarters to 4150 Thunderbird Lane in Fairfield where it will construct a 60,000 square foot manufacturing and engineering facility. It will move approximately 120 skilled employees and plans to add 10 additional employees within 3 years. The move to Fairfield allows Standex Electronics to grow organically and through acquisitions, with the goal to double in the next 4-5 years. The company creates products in the transportation, industrial, and appliance sector with a focus on aerospace and military.
Standex anticipates breaking ground Spring of 2018 with completion expected in early 2019. Visit Standex Electronics website here: https://standexelectronics.com
Fairfield Professional Building Expansion
Fairfield Professional Building, located at 4951 Dixie Highway, is expanding by over 9,000 square feet to allow for the growing operations of its three businesses: Collecting Warehouse, Granite Earth, and Hipsy. This expansion will include an investment of more than $750,000 and an increase to over 30 total employees. The owners plan to add modern design to the facade of the building facing Dixie Highway (pictured).
Fairfield Professional Building LLC purchased the facility from the City in 2006. It formerly housed the Fairfield Police Department and Municipal Court.
Fairfield Village Senior Apartments
Construction is finished on a new apartment facility for seniors aged 55 years and older. Fairfield Village Senior Apartments will be located on Patterson Drive in the northern section of the Town Center area. The building is 3 stories and contains 119 units.
The apartments are designed for independent living and will include a mix of 1 and 2 bedroom units. Read more on the Fairfield Village Senior Apartments page.