The buildings were constructed from 1952 by Caterpillar Manufacturing. The entire project underwent a major renovation in 2003. York Business Center is located on Route 30 affording excellent access to locations east and west and just minutes from Interstate 83 for destinations to the north and south.


Use: Office and warehouse facility, former manufacturing complex
Stories: Two one-story buildings with several small outbuildings
Site Size: 134,085 acres
Building Size: Main building is 1,522,967 square feet
Construction: Original building is steel framed with concrete block walls; exterior walls a combination of painted concrete block; concrete panels, vertical metal panel siding and brick veneer
Year Built/Renovated: Originally built in 1952; remodeled from 2003 through 2007
Roof: Roof systems are a mix of fully adhered EPDM, stone ballasted, EPDM membranes and modified bitumen systems, most installed between 2003 and 2007
Clear Height: 20 ft. to 30 ft. in warehouse and manufacturing buildings
Bay Size: Various bay sizes in two main buildings
Loading: 208 tailboard loading docks with levelers and shelters, 15 drive-in doors from ramp
HVAC: Roof mounted and ceiling hung gas-fired furnaces in two main buildings, exhaust vents located throughout the facility; office areas have roof mounted HVAC units
Fire Protection: Wet sprinkler systems throughout the facility, diesel powered 2,000 GPM fire pump, 400,000-gallon fire tank on the property
Fire Alarm: Fully operational fire alarm system
Electric: 2,000-amp,120/208-volt 3-phase
Utilities: Main service is single 7MW to two 50 MVA primary transformers; secondary is 480-volt, 3-wire service
Rail Service: Rail sidings are on site but not in current use
Parking: 700 automobile and 566 trailer storage spaces
Elevator: Building A has two 2,500 lb. hydraulic passenger elevators and one 10,000 lb. freight elevator