Rue 21 Distribution Center
- Location: Weirton, WV
- Size: 189,250 sf
- Wall System: Precast Insulated Panels
- Roof System: Nucor CFR Standing Seam
- End Use: Apparel retailer distribution center
A leading specialty apparel retailer, recently decided to expand it’s current 189,600 square foot distribution center located in Weirton, West Virginia by adding an additional 180,000 square feet of space with a goal of increasing efficiency. The building expansion consisted of 12 door receiving docks and improved truck circulation areas. Also added was 9,000 sf used as a break room, exercise area with restrooms, locker rooms, and a new cafeteria with access to an outdoor seating area. This project was awarded the 2012 Project B.E.S.T. Award by the Building Efficiency by Striving Together Agency of West Virginia.