A M King announced the completion of Aldi Inc.’s distribution center and division headquarters in Dinwiddie County, Va. The 562,500 ft2 facility will serve approximately 70 to 80 Aldi stores across the Richmond-Petersburg, Hampton Roads and eastern North Carolina regions. It is expected to eventually create approximately 200 jobs.
Charlotte, N.C.-based A M King provided design-build services, which included installation of an ammonia refrigeration system, structural precast building, racking for 25,000 pallet positions, a fire-suppression sprinkler system in the perishable space, and a 2,500 kW generator. The generator supplies enough power to operate the entire facility during a power outage.