New development continues at 130 Commerce Center in Pflugerville

Pecan 130 Business Park is at full occupancy, almost two years ahead of schedule.

Pecan 130 Business Park is at full occupancy, almost two years ahead of schedule.

What we reported In 2008, the PCDC bought a 167-acre tract of land to develop 130 Commerce Center, which now includes Pecan 130 Business Park. Three hotels, a 20,000-square-foot conference center, five national headquarters, one North American headquarters and more than 822 jobs are located at 130 Commerce Center.


Companies located at Pecan 130 Business Park include D-Bat Austin; WhiteWave Foods; EOS North America; Finspeed; Gruene Environmental Companies; LifeLast Inc.; Platinum Gymnastics Academy; Community Impact Newspaper; Community Impact Printing; RedLine Athletics and TrackingPoint Inc.


The latest In November, the Pflugerville Community Development Corp. announced the two buildings at Pecan 130 Business Park totaling 240,000 square feet are fully occupied. That allowed the PCDC to step out of its obligation to guarantee rents at Pecan 130.


What’s next PCDC Executive Director Amy Madison said announcements of new projects and an expansion of an existing business are coming early in 2017.


She said the remaining 20 acres in the back of the development, contiguous to Travis County Park, will be the next focus for development.


It requires a road extension for access and “this last property in the park has great potential for business or flex distribution-manufacturing space,” Madison said.






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www.130commercecenter.com

By Joe Warner
Joe Warner is managing editor of the nine Austin-Central Texas editions of Community Impact Newspaper. He previously served as senior editor of the flagship Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto newspaper. He came to Central Texas from Metro Detroit, where he was editor and general manager of several daily and weekly publications. He is the former president of the Michigan Press Association and was on the MPA board of directors for nine years.


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