URBN DISTRIBUTION CENTER [GAP, PA]
The Urban Outfitters Internet Fulfillment Center, located in Gap, Pennsylvania, is a 1.2 million square foot facility with sophisticated automation and advanced infrastructure, including one of the country's largest rooftop solar arrays for on-site power generation. With over 13,450 solar panels producing 4.1 Megawatts of power; the rooftop solar array at Urban Outfitters internet fulfillment center is one of the largest roof top arrays in the United States. All told it produces enough energy to power close to 300 homes, making it nearly self sufficient.
The industrial space contains 469 skylights, 212 tilt-up panels, and 58 delivery truck doors, as well as nearly eight miles of sophisticated, high-tech conveying systems. The state-of-the-art distribution center is already attracting national attention. Business Facilities magazine named the project one of the country's top economic development deals of 2013.