Construction begins on Save-A-Lot DC.
Clayco Construction Co., St. Louis, has begun construction on
Save-A-Lot's new 323,035-square-foot distribution center in Plant
City, Fin. Constructed of load-bearing architectural east-in-place
concrete panels and steel, the one-level, $15.8 million facility will
allot approximately 11,800 square feet of office space for a conference
room, dispatch area and special facilities for drivers and warehouse
personnel. In addition, the facility will feature a 103,000-square-foot
refrigerated zone, which will be served by 23 cold dock doors, and a
separate 210,000-square-foot dry goods section with 28-foot high
ceilings and 36 dock doors. The Plant City facility will also provide
on-site parking for 200 passenger vehicles, 59 trailer stalls and 50
trailer parking spaces. The project is slated for completion in December
2001 Save-A-Lot is a wholly owned subsidiary of Supervalu Inc.