A facility under development will integrate cold-storage solutions with ocean transit and drayage, refrigerated inland trucking, blast/quick freezing, USDA meat inspections and boxing/repacking. Performance Team, a Maersk Co., plans to open a cold-storage facility in Charleston, S.C., to serve imports and exports in the first quarter of 2023.
According to Maersk, the facility have a 20,000 ft2 repack room designated for value-added service to the retail sector. RL Cold is the cold-storage developer, and Primus is the Charleston-based builder specializing in cold-storage construction. The facility will be certified LEED Gold and have a CO2 cascade refrigeration system.