Pittsburgh, PA (December 9, 2021) - PITT OHIO, a leader in transportation and logistics services, announced their LEED Gold Certified Cleveland terminal and warehouse received three Commercial Real Estate Development Association Awards. The Northern Ohio Chapter held their award ceremony on November 10, 2021 and honored PITT OHIO with the following awards:
- Construction Project of the Year (Rycon Construction, Inc.)
- Architectural Design Project of the Year (McGill Smith Punshon, Inc.)
- Innovation Project of the Year (Rycon Construction, Inc.)
NAIOP provides advocacy, education and business opportunities. NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, is the leading organization for developers, owners and investors of office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate. The Awards program is dedicated to recognizing excellence in all areas, design, development and market success of industrial, office, and mixed-use projects.
PITT OHIO completed construction of its state-of-the-art LEED Gold Certified terminal, which includes an office and warehouse space, and the company’s maintenance shop in Parma, Ohio. The entire complex spans 111,000 square feet and sits on 23.65 of developed acres in Parma, Ohio.
“Creating this facility was the result of monumental innovative thinking, collaboration, patience, attention to detail, research, understanding, resolve and teamwork to make it happen,” said PITT OHIO’s Chief Operating Officer, Jim Fields. “The facility is, in so many ways, ahead of its time.”
“Rycon could not be more honored to have had the opportunity to work alongside PITT OHIO, design professionals and contractors to construct the first fully self-sustainable trucking facility in the country,” said Rodger Pahoresky, Director of Operations at Rycon Construction. “We commend PITT OHIO on this innovative milestone in the trucking industry and for blazing a trail to the future of sustainable energy design and construction.”
PITT OHIO’s Director of Building Maintenance and Property Management, Jim Maug, added, “The measures of change that we implement today will affect Generations to come.”
Following consideration of the importance of environmental sustainability and a commitment to be a leader in the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions, PITT OHIO is dedicated to doing its best to achieve environmental and social responsibility. The company actively tries to reduce its carbon footprint on the road and at their facilities and their commitment to sustainability will be evident in future construction projects.
ABOUT PITT OHIO
In adhering to their “We’re Always There For You” signature commitment, PITT OHIO is dedicated to providing their customers with the best value in its SUPPLY CHAIN, GROUND, Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) and TRUCKLOAD services. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, PITT OHIO services the entire Mid-Atlantic and Mid-West regions with over 3,000 employees. The remainder of the United States and Canada is serviced with the PITT OHIO Transportation Group and additional North American service providers. To contact PITT OHIO, schedule service, or apply for employment, please visit their website at www.pittohio.com.
For more information, please contact:
Director of Marketing, PITT OHIO
412-232-3015, ext. 6313