United States Cold Storage (USCS) is one of the country’s leading refrigerated storage and logistics companies, with a customer base that includes many nationally recognized American brands and international food companies. Through 34 facilities in 12 states, USCS manages 194 million cubic feet of temperature-controlled warehouse and distribution space, employing more than 1,600 service professionals. The company’s mission — to provide highly reliable and cost-effective logistic solutions that enable customers to maintain a competitive edge — permeates the USCS culture, resulting in a relentless pursuit of better, more-efficient and sustainable solutions to everyday business challenges.
To accommodate growth, the company recently completely an 88,000-square foot addition to their facility in Hazleton, PA, located 79 miles southwest of New York. As part of the facility development plan, the USCS team identified lighting as a target area for energy efficiency. An ideal system needed to perform well in temperature-controlled environments while minimizing energy costs and CO2 emissions.
Cold Storage Warehouse/span>
Lighting Energy Savings: