Is currently developing a 130-unit retirement home residence behind Welland Community Wellness Complex. This development is benefitting from the Downtown and Health and Wellness Cluster CIP and Brownfield CIP.
Welland’s GE Brilliant Factory has a new name and owner after Advent International completed its acquisition of GE’s Distributed Power business and created a new standalone energy company — INNIO. The now completed $240-million 48,620-square-metre industrial facility is located in the Harry Diffin Industrial Park along Highway 140, between Silverthorn Street and Buchner Road. The factory manufactures two powerful product brands — the Jenbacher and Waukesha gas engines. INNIO currently employs over 150 workers and is anticipated to reach 220 as production progresses. They are another business to benefit from the Niagara Gateway Economic Zone CIP.
Recently completed a provincially funded 12.4-million 1,895-square-metre facility on East Main Street.
Located off of prince Charles Drive, A 7.4 acre residential property will feature an expected seventy approximate 1,350-square-foot townhouses built by Carey Homes. Phase two of the project is currently underway as fifteen homes (phase one) have already received occupancy.
Recently completed its new a $1.9-million 1,071-square metre facility in the Enterprise Industrial Subdivision. The company provides a wide range of innovative products related to the construction, drainage, and environmental industries. They are another business to benefit from the Niagara Gateway Economic Zone CIP. Currently employing 11 workers, Devron anticipates that it will create 25 new jobs as the company progresses.
Recently purchased 1.89 acres in the Enterprise Industrial Subdivision and began construction in the summer of 2018 of a $1.43-million 1,816-square metre facility which will produce a high volume of leafy greens including Romaine, Arugula, Kale, and Basil. They are another business to benefit from the Niagara Gateway Economic Zone CIP. It is anticipated that it will create 18 new jobs when construction is completed this summer.
Recently completed Phase 2, a $5-million dollar 6,941-square metre expansion onto its previously standing 8,361 square-metre facility. The facility manufactures a wide range breakfast and snack products. Located in the Enterprise Industrial Subdivision, Northern Gold currently employs 75 people and anticipates to employ 20 more as production progresses. Both Phase 1 and Phase 2 of their development have benefitted from the Niagara Gateway Economic Zone CIP.
Recently purchased 3.08 acres in the Enterprise Industrial Subdivision and began construction in the summer of 2018 of a $5-million 2,080-square metre facility. Athena Donair is a distributor of donair meats and one of the largest distributors in Canada. They are another business to benefit from the Niagara Gateway Economic Zone CIP. It is anticipated that it will create 15 new jobs when construction is completed.