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Four unique buildings available on former Russell Corp. campus

Published 4:16pm Monday, April 4, 2011

The former corporate headquarters of Russell Corp., a Fortune 500 company now owned by Fruit of the Loom, has been reconfigured and a substantial portion of the campus will be available for new industry, office and retail space.
The first four available buildings range from an 85,000 sq. ft. corporate office to a 250,000 sq. ft. manufacturing/distribution facility.
“Fruit of the Loom is planning to make this a premier industrial park,” said Don McClellan, executive director of the Lake Martin Area Economic Development Alliance. “Because of the available buildings at the new Central Alabama Business Park, industry can come in and begin manufacuring within a short period of time.”
The park, which will share space with Fruit of the Loom manufacturing plants, is located directly on Highway 280 in Alexander City.
“On top of the buildings available, the available workforce in the Alexander City area has skills that you’d not normally find in a small community, like over 100 IT people and over 100 customer service experts,” McClellan said.
Because of Russell Corp.’s manufacturing needs, the industrial park has approximately 7-8 million gallons of potable water and waste water service available daily.

The Specs
U.S. 280 and Elkahatchee Road
Alexander City, AL  35010
Sited in Tallapoosa County
Latitude     32.929015
Longitude    -85.963255

Park Acreage
Total Acres        352
Buildings and lots for sale
Industrial      3 buildings
Office            1 building & 5 lots
Retail            5 lots on Hwy. 280

Available immediately
252,030 sq. ft. (Formerly Russell No. 10), single level building with 30-foot ceilings, 328 parking spaces and 25 truck docks, 3,400 sq. ft. of office space.
80,293 sq. ft. (Formerly Russell Yarn/Dye), multi-level building, mostly 30-foot ceilings, 4 cranes.
165,640 sq. ft. (Formerly Russell No. 1), includes 28,660 sq. ft. office space, 16-foot ceilings, 20 acres, 394 parking spaces and 10 truck docks.
85,500 sq. ft. (Formerly Russell Sales Office), multi-level building, award-winning design with central atrium and waterfall, 263 parking spaces.

Water supply – 12-inch
Sewer line – 16-inch
Gas line – line size as needed
Railroad adjoins property
Utility Providers
Electricity – Alabama Power Co.
Gas – Alexander City
Water – Alexander City
Waste Water – Alexander City
Current Tenants
Russell Brands LLC (apparel)

For more information call
Ken Findley, 205-515-5348
Don McClellan, 256-215-4411