Food and Beverage Shows Weak Growth in August 2022 with 74 New Planned Projects

SalesLeads announced today the August 2022 results for the new planned capital project spending report for the Food and Beverage industry. The Firm tracks North American planned industrial capital project activity; including facility expansions, new plant construction and significant equipment modernization projects. Research confirms 74 new projects in the Food and Beverage sector down from 81 in July.

The following are selected highlights on new Food and Beverage industry construction news.

Food and Beverage Project Type

Industry Report - Software Trends 2022

Processing Facilities – 56 New Projects

Distribution and Industrial Warehouse – 29 New Projects

Food and Beverage Project Scope/Activity

New Construction – 28 New Projects

Expansion – 17 New Projects

Renovations/Equipment Upgrades – 28 New Projects

Plant Closing – 6 New Projects

Food and Beverage Project Location (Top 10 States)

California – 7

Florida – 5

Colorado – 4

Kansas – 4

Illinois – 4

Pennsylvania – 4

Georgia – 3

Indiana – 3

Iowa – 3

Ohio – 3

Opportunities – By Equipment Need

Air Emissions Control Equipment – 49

Compressed Air Systems – 65

Control Systems and Instrumentation – 48

Conveyors – 56

Floor Coatings – 38

Material Handling/Storage Equipment – 66

Mechanical Construction – 58

Packaging Equipment – 45

Process Equipment – 45

Tanks/Vessels – 27

Largest Planned Project

During the month of August, our research team identified 4 new Food and Beverage facility construction projects with an estimated value of $100 million or more.

The largest project is owned by Producer Owned Beef LLC, who is planning to invest $670 million for the construction of a processing facility on Jack Rabbit Rd. in AMARILLO, TX. Construction is expected to start in early 2023, with completion slated for late 2025.

Top 10 Tracked Food and Beverage Projects

TEXAS:

Company Name: Tyson Foods Inc.

Meat processing company is planning to invest $200 million for a 143,000 sf expansion, renovations, and equipment upgrades on their processing and warehouse facility in AMARILLO, TX. Construction is expected to begin in Fall 2022, with completion slated for 2024.

Anticipated Investment: $200,000,000

Reason Behind Expansion: Modernize equipment, expansion and renovation of their processing and warehouse facility

Tax Incentives: Undisclosed

Project Contacts:

Richard Davis – Plant Mgr.

Tyler Boutillier – Sr. Industrial Engineer

Rudy Garcia – Maintenance Mgr.

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Air Emissions Control Equipment
  • Building Construction
  • Building Renovation
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Control Systems and Instrumentation
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • Floor Coatings
  • Heat Exchangers
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment
  • Packaging Equipment
  • Process Equipment
  • Tank/Vessels

MISSOURI:

Company Name: Mars Petcare

Pet food mfr. is planning to invest $82 million for the expansion and equipment upgrades on their processing facility in KANSAS CITY, MO. They have recently received approval for the project.

Anticipated Investment: $82,000,000

Reason Behind Expansion: Modernize equipment and expansion of their processing facility

Tax Incentives: Undisclosed

Project Contacts:

Geri Pyle – Plant Mgr.

Aaron Ghering – Industrial Engineer Mgr.

Ron Klahn – Technical Mgr.

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Air Emissions Control Equipment
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Control Systems and Instrumentation
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • Floor Coatings
  • Heat Exchangers
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment
  • Packaging Equipment
  • Process Equipment
  • Tank/Vessels

WISCONSIN:

Company Name: Saputo Inc.

Dairy company is planning to invest $35 million for the renovation and equipment upgrades on their processing facility in REEDSBURG, WI. They are currently seeking approval for the project.

Anticipated Investment: $35,000,000

Reason Behind Expansion: Modernize equipment and renovation of their processing facility

Tax Incentives: Undisclosed

Project Contacts:

Sindy Saragoca – VP Finance, Operations and Supply Chain

Bryan Harkies – VP, Supply Chain

Diana Gavrila – Dir. Corporate Procurement, Commodities and Ingredients

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Air Emissions Control Equipment
  • Building Renovation
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Control Systems and Instrumentation
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • Heat Exchangers
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment
  • Packaging Equipment
  • Process Equipment

LOUISIANA:

Company Name: Cargill Inc.

Salt products mfr. is planning to invest $34 million in the renovation and equipment upgrades on their processing facility in ST. MARTIN PARISH, LA. They have recently received approval for the project.

Anticipated Investment: $34,000,000

Reason Behind Expansion: Modernize equipment and renovation of their processing facility

Tax Incentives: $200,000

Project Contacts:

Maria Vaughn – Plant Mgr.

John Stuart – Sr. Project Mgr.

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Air Emissions Control Equipment
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Control Systems and Instrumentation
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • Heat Exchangers
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment
  • Packaging Equipment
  • Process Equipment

ILLINOIS:

Company Name: ADM

Nutrition and bio-solutions company is considering the construction of two processing facilities and is currently seeking a site in the DECATUR, IL area.

Anticipated Investment: Undisclosed

Reason Behind Expansion: Establish two new processing facilities

Tax Incentives: Undisclosed

Project Contacts:

Camille Batiste – Global SVP, Supply Chain and Procurement

Jule Rambo – Global Finance Dir. Supply Chain and Procurement

Kevin Sugar – Construction Project Mgr.

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Air Emissions Control Equipment
  • Building Construction
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Control Systems and Instrumentation
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • EPC
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • Floor Coatings
  • Heat Exchangers
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment
  • Packaging Equipment
  • Process Equipment
  • Tank/Vessels

FLORIDA:

Company Name: Performance Foodservice

Foodservice distributor is planning to invest $24 million for a 132,000 sf expansion and renovations of their warehouse and office facility in DOVER, FL. They are currently seeking approval for the project.

Anticipated Investment: $24,000,000

Reason Behind Expansion: Expansion and renovation of their warehouse and office facility

Tax Incentives: Undisclosed

Project Contacts:

Jeremy James – VP, Operations

Jeff Binkley – Warehouse Mgr.

Jennifer Cruz – Procurement Buyer

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Building Construction
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • Floor Coatings
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment

NORTH CAROLINA:

Company Name: Durham Coca-Cola Bottling Company

Beverage company is planning for the construction of a 170,000 sf distribution and office facility in APEX, NC. They are currently seeking approval for the project. Construction is expected to start in early 2023 and they will relocate operations upon completion in 2024.

Anticipated Investment: Undisclosed

Reason Behind Expansion: Establish a new distribution and office facility

Tax Incentives: Undisclosed

Project Contacts:

Hager Rand – President

Fred Anderson – VP, Operations

Barry Luster – Maintenance Technician

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Building Construction
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Control Systems and Instrumentation
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • Equipment Relocation
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • Floor Coatings
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment

NORTH CAROLINA:

Company Name: Big Beverages Contract Manufacturing

Beverage packaging company is planning for the renovation and equipment upgrades on a recently leased 124,000 sf warehouse on Torrence Ford Dr. in HUNTERSVILLE, NC.

Anticipated Investment: Undisclosed

Reason Behind Expansion: Modernize equipment and renovation of a warehouse

Tax Incentives: Undisclosed

Project Contacts:

Trevor Harrington – VP, Supply Chain and Logistics

Trevor Herrington – VP Operations

Matthew Swertfager – Warehouse and Logistics Mgr.

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment

WASHINGTON:

Company Name: River Point Farms

Fresh produce company is planning for the construction of a 60,000 sf warehouse and processing facility in PLYMOUTH, WA. They have recently received approval for the project.

Anticipated Investment: Undisclosed

Reason Behind Expansion: Establish a new warehouse and processing facility

Tax Incentives: Undisclosed

Project Contacts:

Traci Jensen – Dir. Operations

Adam Bingham – Plant Mgr.

Tom Russell – EHS Mgr.

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Air Emissions Control Equipment
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Control Systems and Instrumentation
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • Floor Coatings
  • Heat Exchangers
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment
  • Packaging Equipment
  • Process Equipment
  • Tank/Vessels

CALIFORNIA:

Company Name: Miguel Olivares & Sons

Fresh produce company is planning to invest $6.5 million for a 56,000 sf expansion of their warehouse facility in DELHI, CA. They are currently seeking approval for the project.

Anticipated Investment: $6,500,000

Reason Behind Expansion: Expansion of their warehouse facility

Tax Incentives: Undisclosed

Project Contacts:

Miguel Olivares – Owner

Equipment OppAlerts:

  • Building Construction
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Conveyors
  • Cranes and Hoists
  • Fire Protection Equipment
  • Floor Coatings
  • HVAC Equipment
  • Lift Trucks
  • Lighting
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Material Handling/Storage Equipment
  • Mechanical Construction
  • Networking/Security Equipment

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