Blue Rock Delivers Upscale Cold Storage Facilities

Arcadia Cold Storage, Hazleton, Pa.

Blue Rock can provide the best, most cost-effective solutions
for its clients’ cold storage design and construction needs.

Blue Rock Construction is known for its diverse portfolio, but one key area where the company is making significant strides is its cold storage projects.

This growth is a testament to Blue Rock’s commitment to offering high-quality, efficient cold storage solutions that meet the evolving needs of their clients.


Recently, Blue Rock delivered a 227,500-square-foot, state-of-the-art cold storage facility for owner Saxum Real Estate and tenant Arcadia Cold at Humboldt Industrial Park in Hazleton, Pa.

The new facility features 32,000 pallet positions with temperatures ranging from –10 to 40 degrees.  It includes 32 dock doors, 81 dedicated trailer parking spaces, and 141 car parks.

The fully-racked facility has convertible rooms, ample dock space and doors to manage a wide array of distribution and fulfillment services. The facility is perfectly suited for food manufacturers, retailers, and foodservice companies looking for consolidation opportunities to reduce transportation costs.

Humboldt Park is a well-established industrial development stretching five miles along PA State Route 924 in Hazleton. The park consists of 3,000 acres and is located minutes from Interstate 80 and 81.

Please contact Blue Rock’s experienced business development team to explore innovative solutions and alternatives to make your cold storage project feasible, regardless of complexity or scale.

Additional Cold Storage Projects

JAS Woldwide: Blue Rock completed a 350,000-square-foot fit-out in Elizabethtown, Pa., that included a 24,000 SF cooler (35°F – 45°F) with insulated metal panels with racking.  READ MORE

J&J Snack Foods:  A 200,640-square-foot cold storage/freezer facility in Woolwich Township, N.J. READ MORE

KAST FoodService: A 53,800-square-foot, cold-storage facility in Carney’s Point, N.J. READ MORE

Veroni USA: A 46,800-square-foot slicing facility in Logan Township, NJ, for a family-run company from Italy.  READ MORE Trader Joe’s:  Took an existing 132,800-square-foot processing and packaging facility in Nazareth, Pa., and turned it into a cold storage warehouse. READ MORE

Genji: Converted an existing warehouse to a freezer and cooler facility in Allentown, Pa. READ MORE

Gretz Beer: Delivered a modern 320,000-square-foot cold storage and office facility/warehouse in Hatfield, Pa. READ MORE

FoodSource: A 55,000-square-foot facility, including 36,950 square feet of cold storage, cold docks, and a repack area in Bethlehem, Pa. READ MORE  FreshPet: Transformed a 58,000-square-foot dairy into a state-of-the-art refrigerated pet food manufacturing facility in Bethlehem, Pa. READ MORE 
Godshall’s: Expanded production facility with a 38,000-square-foot addition, including cold storage, production and storage areas. Most of the facility is conditioned to 36 degrees. READ MORE Greenyard:  A new 152,20-square-foot facility, featuring 140,720-square-feet refrigerated warehouse and production areas in Logan Township, N.J READ MORE
PetSmart: An 871,000-square-foot warehouse and distribution center, including a 45,000-square-foot climate control area for PetSmart’s fish aquarium and distribution facilities in Bethel, Pa. READ MORE

Penske Logistics: Operating on an aggressive 10-week work schedule, Blue Rock delivered a 125,000-square-foot cold storage facility in Logan Township, N.J. READ MORE