Falcon Containers Opens 10,000 SF Facility in Norfolk, VA
East Coast Expansion Will Help Serve Growing
Military Segment and Commercial & Industrial Customers
AUSTIN, TX – June 5, 2012: Falcon Containers, a provider of repurposed containers provider announced the opening of a 10,000-square-foot facility in Norfolk, VA. Falcon chose the location as a strategic spot for expanding its operations and providing prefabrication of repurposed shipping containers. This expansion marks the second facility expansion in less than two years. Falcon Containers opened its new headquarter facilities in April 2011, which included an expansion to a 51-acre site.
The Norfolk, VA location will include a surrounding 1-acre parcel for product display. The production facility will house the modification of shipping containers as well as the shipping of sales inventory of modified and standard shipping containers. Sales to the entire US are available and this East Coast facility will expedite delivery timeframes and reduce delivery costs to the customer.
“This expansion is in response to a recent contract with the US Military and will allow us to better serve the East Coast commercial and industrial market as well,” said Stephen Shang, CEO, Falcon Containers. “Delivery costs for our East Coast customers will be reduced with the addition of this facility.”
Located at 3501 Westminster Avenue in Norfolk, the Falcon Containers facility will include production office and space as well as inventory storage. “We are excited to become part of the Norfolk business community while continuing to serve our clients,” said Mr. Shang. Falcon Containers has completed military training facility production projects for the US Department of Defense and served the commercial and industrial markets since their founding in 2003.