Anchorage, AK (STL.News) Governor Mike Dunleavy welcomes the signing of a lease agreement between Alaska Cargo and Cold Storage, LLC (ACCS) and the State of Alaska to develop a 32.5-million-cubic-foot cold storage at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC). The agreement is a product of coordination between Governor Dunleavy’s Alaska Development Team, the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, the State’s Departments, and private industry.
“The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport is consistently one of the busiest airports in the country and we welcome the progress made to capitalize on Alaska’s strategic location on the globe,” said Governor Dunleavy. “Alaska is open for business and the development of this cold storage warehouse will create new opportunities for Alaskan export and to meet the demands for worldwide cargo shipment.”
The ACCS facility will be constructed in phases. The first phase will be roughly 190,000 square feet with plans to begin construction in the second half of 2021. When fully completed, the facility will offer cold and warm storage, quick cargo, and general warehousing options, logistics services, and auxiliary space for tenant offices.
“Cargo carriers and their industry partners are recognizing the advantages of operating at ANC.