MT. VERNON, IL — Mascoutah based Jung Warehousing, Inc. is adding a new warehouse to its transportation, warehousing and logistic services. Contegra Construction is building the 126,350-square-foot facility in Mt. Vernon debuting this fall.
Located on a 26-acre site at 2620 Industrial Dr., the warehouse is being constructed of tilt-up concrete panels. It will feature a 36-foot clear height ceiling, 12 dock doors, one drive-in ramp and two trailer recessed docks, a bridge crane for loading and offloading trucks, LED lighting and a thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO) roof. The project will also feature office space and trailer parking.
Family-owned Jung Warehousing, Inc. is part of the Jung Companies, a group of transportation related entities designed to offer their customers a complete supply chain solution. In 2002 Jung expanded their business into Mt. Vernon with a 45,000 square foot warehouse. Jung’s presence in Mt. Vernon has continued to grow and with the addition of the new facility Jung Warehousing, Inc. will have over 500,000 square feet of warehouse space.
Other Jung Companies like Jung Truck Service, Inc. and Jung Transport, LLC. have also grown their operations in Mt. Vernon since 2002.