Manufacturing Locations Strategically Located in Cumberland County, PA Cumberland Valley is within a three-hour drive of Washington DC, Baltimore, New York City, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. Our proximity to major east coast markets and regional seaports, and access to multiple air, rail and highway systems accelerates connections between businesses, suppliers and customers. The County is also the fastest growing county in Pennsylvania. Strategically Located in the Heart of South Central Pennsylvania Access to five major ports (Philadelphia, Newark, Baltimore, New York, Newport) Highway connections via Interstate 81, I-83, I-76 and US 11/15 puts Cumberland Valley within 12 hours of Boston, New York, Washington D.C., Richmond, Baltimore and Columbus Access to air travel and rail systems Harrisburg, the Pennsylvania State Capital, is located directly across the Susquehanna River that runs along the east shore of Cumberland Valley NOTABLE MANUFACTURERS Carlisle Syntec Inc. (Asphalt Shingle & Coating Materials Manufacturing) Frog Switch (Iron & Steel Forging) Hempt Bros Inc. (Concrete Product Manufacturing) JLG Industries Inc. (Industrial Machinery & Equipment Merchant) Kessler Foods, Inc. (Meat Processing & Packaging) Land O’ Lakes. Inc. (Dairy Manufacturing) Nestle Purina Pet Care Co. (Dog & Cat Food Manufacturing) PPG Industries Inc. (Building Material Dealers) Schreiber Foods (Cheese Manufacturing) Warrell Corporation (Confectionery Manufacturing from Purchased Chocolates) Pennsy Supply (Concrete & Construction Materials Manufacturing) INFRASTRUCTURE View a sample of available buildings and sites. Click on each picture to find details. For more opportunities please contact us. Mechanicsburg, PA – 108,760 SF, Excellent opportunity to lease climate controlled warehouse space, refrigerated cooler area, cross dock design with 31 dock loading doors, over 300 on-site dedicated employee parking spaces and 25 trailer drops Carlisle, PA – Large, clean warehouse facility built in 1996 and recently expanded, approximately 8,900 SF of finished office space and 74,644 SF of warehouse space Mechanicsburg, PA – 504,321 Rail-Served Distribution/Warehouse Facility, Section A: 252,561 SF, includes a small shop office, Loading: 19 doors, Section B: 252,560 SF, includes 13,800 SF office space and a 38,400 SF temperature-controlled room, Loading: 18 doors, Lot Size: 29.68 acres QUICK FACTS Positions within the manufacturing industry require technical skills and advanced machine operations. The jobs within this sector are the 8th highest weekly wage of all industries in Cumberland County. Nearly 100 mid and large manufacturers are currently located in Cumberland County, employing 6% of the total workforce. RESOURCES Tax-Exempt Financing – CAEDC can assist with tax-exempt financing through the Cumberland County Industrial Development Authority for land, buildings, machinery and equipment, and refinancing. Small Business Administration (SBA) 504 – Smaller manufacturers can use this long-term; fixed rate; low equity economic development financing to acquire, improve or construct real estate, and/or to purchase major fixed assets for expansion. Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) – CAEDC can assist through PIDA with low-interest financing for the development of industrial parks and multi-tenant facilities for land, buildings, machinery and equipment, and working capital. View all financing options here. SUCCESS STORIES Manufacturers in Pennsylvania Kessler Foods, Inc. Tex Visions Volvo Construction Equipment View all Success Stories here.