Summit Construction/LDG Development partnership acquires 20 acres within River Ridge Commerce Center

The Louisville-based companies purchase two tracts for planned developments

In January, the River Ridge Development Authority finalized two land sales with the LDG Group and Summit Construction LLC partnership, totaling 20.4 acres. 

Summit Construction LLC, based out of Louisville, KY, is a leader in Commercial and industrial construction projects. The company will develop industrial buildings on each of the sites for a total of approximately 300,000-square feet of industrial space.

Summit will begin site work by mid-year. Both buildings should be completed in 2025.

“Summit Construction is excited to continue our relationship with the River Ridge team as we construct two new industrial buildings within the Commerce Center,” said Jeff Robinson, President.  “Providing excellent service to our customers is a proud tradition here at Summit, and our facilities in River Ridge will allow us to continue this performance in a growing location.”   

“It’s great to have such an experienced developer continue making a major impact at River Ridge and reinforcing what we already know – this is a great place to do business,” said Jerry Acy, Executive Director of the River Ridge Development Authority.  “Summit Construction has a track record of success and recognizes the value we offer here in Southern Indiana. We are pleased with their continued investment in River Ridge.”

 

About the River Ridge Development Authority

The River Ridge Development Authority (RRDA) manages the River Ridge Commerce Center, a 6,000-acre business and office park established in 1998 to replace lost economic activity from the closure of the Indiana Army Ammunition Plant.

Today, River Ridge is home to more than 70 companies such as Amazon, Bose, Collins Aerospace, Medline, Optum and PharmaCord.  Onsite employment totaled more than 11,800 in 2022, and the Center produced a total of over $2.7 billion in economic output and supported an additional 6,300 jobs. The investments and growth at River Ridge earned the RRDA the International Economic Development Council’s 2020 Gold Award for Real Estate Redevelopment and Reuse.

 

About Summit Construction 

Summit Construction, LLC has built over 31 million square feet of warehousing for some of the world’s most well-known brands.  Their team of highly trained professional architects, engineers, construction managers, superintendents and support staff efficiently manage all aspects of the design and construction process to deliver the optimal solution for our business partners.

Their level of commitment, service and performance has made us an industry leader and a long-term business partner for some of America’s most powerful brands, including UPS, Dr. Pepper, Best Buy, GE and Johnson & Johnson.

 

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