Mericle is renovating the former Wise building at 150 Welles Street in Forty Fort Borough, Pennsylvania, and will have the building ready for tenants by spring. Mericle will subdivide the 5,850 square foot building into office suites as small as 950 square feet.
Renovations will include a new roof, windows, and utility systems said Mericle Vice President of Marketing Jim Cummings. He said the building’s exterior will also be upgraded.
PECO Pallet, a Yonkers, New York based pallet rental services company has leased industrial space from Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services in Humboldt Industrial Park, Hazle Township, Luzerne County. The firm expects to create 40 new jobs.
Grand opening ceremonies were held today at C3i’s new hardware services depot at 248 Armstrong Road, CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park East, Jenkins Township.
C3i, a leading provider of technology enablement and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services for the life sciences industry, announced in October 2011 that it had leased approximately 41,000 square feet of space in the building from Mericle Commercial Real Estate Services.
“Northeastern Pennsylvania is fast becoming a major hub for E-Commerce fulfillment centers. At least 17 of the top E-Commerce companies in the U.S. have major distribution centers here. The region’s five interstate highways, close proximity to the consumption zones of the East Coast, a dedicated and available workforce, FedEx and UPS service, and an excellent supply of buildings and sites, are all contributing to this growth.”