Industrial Development Corporation

Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation

Development & Marketing

Recognized as a leader in Pennsylvania for industrial park development, the Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation (WCIDC) is a non-profit corporation formed in October 1983 by the Westmoreland County Board of Commissioners. WCIDC is governed by a board of directors, which are the County Commissioners.

Although the main focus of the WCIDC is the development of industrial parks, it is committed to supporting economic development efforts as the primary marketing agent for Westmoreland County.

View the Jeannette Route 30 Redevelopment Project RFP

View the WCIDC's 2016 Annual Report
  1. Siemens

    Siemens Corporation Invests at RIDC Westmoreland

    Siemens Corporation is establishing a 290,000-square-foot presence at RIDC Westmoreland. Siemens Energy division expects to employ about 200 people at the facility when it opens in 2018. Press Release...
  2. Tenaska Westmoreland May 2017

    Tenaska Westmoreland Relies on Local Contractors

    More than 100 regional businesses are supporting construction of the 925 MW Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station in Westmoreland County. Work on the natural gasfueled combined-cycle power plant is progressing on schedule. Press Release...
  3. Jeannette Groundbreaking

    WCIDC Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony at Jeannette Glass Site

    The event marked the official start of environmental remediation and demolition of buildings on the site. Dennis Davin, secretary of the state DCED, announced a $960,300 grant through the Industrial Site Reuse Program. Press Release...
  4. I-70 Industrial Park Sign

    WCIDC Leases Five Acres at I-70 Industrial Park for Industrial Hemp Research

    Commonwealth Alternative Medicinal Options LLC (CAMO) will be leasing approximately five acres of residual farmland in the Phase II/III portion of the I-70 Industrial Park in South Huntington Township. Press Release...
  5. 2016 Annual Report

    WCIDC's 2016 Annual Report

    2016 was another exciting year for the WCIDC. Our annual report highlights the accomplishments, goals and various projects there were completed in the previous year. View the Annual Report
  6. Penn State entrepreneurial center

    WCIDC signs lease agreement with Penn State New Kensington

    The New Kensington campus will be leasing 4,725 square feet at 701 Fifth Ave. in New Kensington from the WCIDC. This space will be home to the new entrepreneurial center set to open in fall 2017. Read more...
  7. South Greensburg Commons

    Envelope company bringing manufacturing from overseas to South Greensburg

    Standard Envelope plans to expand from six employees to 75 as it moves its operations from Unity to the 68,653-square-foot space in South Greensburg Commons it leases from the Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corp. Read on...
  8. Philips' distribution and service center

    Philips' center opens in Westmoreland Distribution Park North

    Built in nine months, the facility is six acres under a roof and has around 250 employees. Read more...
  9. Penn State New Kensington Logo

    WCIDC partners with Penn State New Kensington on Entrepreneurial Center

    The WCIDC Board of Directors, Gina Cerilli, Ted Kopas, and Charles W. Anderson, approved an Agreement of Sale for the purchase of a building and property in New Kensington that will house Penn State New Kensington’s (PSNK) new Entrepreneurial Center. Additional Info...
  10. Aging Demo PBT.jpg

    Westmoreland County tackles how to grow county amid aging population

    A group of some of Westmoreland County’s top employers on Wednesday afternoon discussed the challenges of an aging and declining population and its impact on the region's workforce, but spoke optimistically about what was to come. Read on...
  11. Amos K. Hutshinson Toll Plaza

    Gov. Wolf Announces Over $1.1 Million in Funding to Support Amos K. Hutchinson Bypass

    Governor Wolf announced $1.14 million in funding to support work along the Amos K Hutchinson Bypass while minimizing closures and disruptions on the PA turnpike. Read more...
  12. Jeannette Glass Site.jpg

    WCIDC announces ownership of former Jeannette Glass plant

    The Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation (WCIDC) announced today the Westmoreland County Tax Bureau has signed over the deed to the WCIDC for the former Jeannette Glass property. Press Release...
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