Large Tract Officially Certified as Megasite for OEMs
Southern Indiana Ohio River Megasite
River Ridge was approved Megasite certification from McCallum Sweeney Consulting firm on August 15, 2015. McCallum Sweeney is one of the premier site selection experts, providing services to leading companies worldwide. They have designed and managed many of the nation's most significant site certification efforts. This Certification ensures the lowest possible level of risk thanks to a predictable project schedule and pre-calculated development costs. Businesses can become operational more quickly, giving them an edge over the competition.This certification is a shovel-ready industrial location that meets a rigorous set of criteria designed with the needs of industry in mind. Due diligence is complete for the approximately 1,547 acre site.
Though the megasite property is near the Ohio River, the proposed land designated for a future structure's footprint is approximately 150 feet above the river surface, and well above the 100-year flood plain. To review a section of the site's topography and spot elevation data, please select the link below.
Two-billion dollars of investment in transportation assets result in an OEM site that’s globalized and mobilized. Advantages include on-site interstate connections, CSX railway access, less than two miles from the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville, and within 15 miles of the Louisville International Airport and UPS Worldport.
The Southern Indiana Ohio River Megasite is the only OEM site in Indiana, and one of the rare megasites to offer a metro location.
The current plan for this approximate 1,547 acre site. The current Megasite plan could accommodate an original equipment manufacturer with at least a 3.75 Million square foot building pad.