Crothall Breaks Ground to Build Its First Green Laundry Facility
State-of-the-art facility will be built to LEED specifications and use industry-leading green practices
WAYNE, Pa., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Crothall Laundry Services, a division of Crothall Healthcare, has announced that it has signed a build-to-suit lease for an 82,950-square-foot building on a 5.64-acre site located in the Creekside Corporate Park, Oak Creek, WI, to be used as a central laundry processing facility. The building will be developed by CenterPoint Properties.
"Crothall is excited to be investing in the Oak Creek community to build our first laundry facility from the ground up and to LEED specifications. This commitment would not be possible without the support and partnership of Aurora Health Care. We anticipate that this will be a great opportunity to share in their future success and that of the area's other great healthcare providers. This state-of-the-art facility will utilize the industry's most environmentally friendly equipment, processes, and chemicals, and will support the community by creating jobs at a time when they are most needed," said Crothall Healthcare President Steve Carpenter.
"We are pleased that Crothall Laundry Services has selected CenterPoint Properties to develop their first ground-up laundry facility. The Creekside Corporate Park is ideally located in Oak Creek and provides excellent access to Ryan Road and I-94. Crothall's facility will be developed using current environmental friendly construction techniques. We are delighted to partner with them and help meet our client need for an environmentally responsible facility," says Edward Harrington, Senior V.P. of Development of CenterPoint Properties.
Scott Furmanski, First Vice President of real estate brokerage firm CBRE said, "I knew CenterPoint not only had a great site, but also the expertise and financial wherewithal to deliver to our client, Crothall Laundry Services, a state-of-the-art facility that will be among the country's most technologically advanced and environmentally advanced facilities of its sort in the United States."
About Crothall Healthcare
Crothall Laundry Services is a division of Crothall Healthcare and is the second-largest healthcare laundry provider in the U.S. Headquartered in Wayne PA, Crothall Healthcare is the premier provider of specialized facility and support services to healthcare customers. Founded in 1991 and acquired in 2001 by global hospitality services leader Compass Group, Crothall is responsible for processing more than 450 million pounds of linen annually. To learn more about the company and its services, contact Crothall at 800-447-4476 or online at www.crothall.com.
SOURCE Crothall Healthcare
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