Ware Malcomb Project Named Industrial Deal of the Year
NFI Park at Florence Crossings in the Township of Florence, NJ Includes State-of-the-Art Distribution/Fulfillment Centers for Subaru and Express Scripts Pharmacy
EDISON, New Jersey (June 12, 2014) – Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, today announced that NFI Park at Florence Crossings in the Township of Florence, N.J. has won the Industrial Deal of the Year Award from the NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association’s New Jersey Chapter. The award was presented at the 27th Annual Commercial Real Estate Awards Gala last month. Ware Malcomb provided architectural design services for the project and the developer was NFI Real Estate.
NFI Park at Florence Crossings is located at 2020 Route 130 North, less than half of a mile from the New Jersey Turnpike and Pennsylvania Turnpike extension. The state-of-the-art project includes a 526,000 square foot Northeast Distribution Center for Subaru of America, Inc., as well as a 238,732 square foot pharmacy fulfillment center for Express Scripts Pharmacy, Inc. In total, NFI Park comprises approximately 1,650,000 square feet.
“Ware Malcomb is pleased to be recognized for our work on this very important development for the community and for the companies and employees who come to work at NFI Park every day,” said Michael Bennett, Regional Director of Ware Malcomb’s New Jersey office. “Not only does this facility perform exceptionally well for its tenants and the surrounding area, it does so in an environmentally sensitive and visually appealing design that sets the bar for industrial development in the region.”
Ware Malcomb also received the New Jersey Business & Industry Association’s 2014 New Good Neighbor Award for its work in designing the Subaru distribution center at NFI Park. Ware Malcomb served as architect for the new distribution center and the developer was NFI Real Estate. NJBIA award winners are selected based on economic benefit/job creation, architectural merit and community involvement. The project was recognized at an awards luncheon on June 6, 2014.
About Ware Malcomb (waremalcomb.com)
Ware Malcomb offers planning, architecture, interior design, graphic design and civil engineering services to commercialreal estate and corporate clients. Established in 1972, Ware Malcomb is an international design firm with 15 office locationsthroughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Panama. The firm specializes in the design of commercial office,industrial, science & technology, healthcare, retail, auto dealerships, public/educational facilities and renovationprojects. Ware Malcomb was among the top 25 architectural firms in Engineering News-Record’s national ranking of the Top500 Design Firms of 2014, while the firm’s interior design group was recognized as one the nation’s 2014 Top 100 Giants inInterior Design magazine.