Reed Dulany, president of Dulany Industries, said his company plans to clean-up the site, then redevelop some 375 acres into six or more plots for diversified multi-tenant use, focusing on high-tech manufacturing companies with compatible interests.
The state will retain 1,000 acres in wetlands, and the project also will create a buffer for Historic Fort Jackson, he
will offer everything from soup to nuts," he
"We may, for example, have a company that manufactures X and another company that supplies the components for X," Dulany
"We have looked at properties all up and down the coast, and this site is truly unique in terms of size, deep water accessibility and existing infrastructure," he
Trip Tollison, president and CEO of the Savannah Economic Development Authority
, said his
organization will work with Dulany
to attract the right companies to the site.
, too, is ready to get the process underway.
Exiting the fertilizer manufacturing business in 2000, Dulany
has grown into a diversified, industrial-based enterprise with locations in Savannah, Wilmington, N.C., and Norfolk, Va.