Barnes & Noble – New Distribution/Office Facility

Barnes & Noble’s new facility is located on 73 acres in Monroe Township, New Jersey.  It consists of just over 1 million square feet of distribution space, subdivided by an MFL wall and a 70,000 SF two-story office to serve their retail and dot.com nationwide operations.  The building is constructed of precast concrete panels, steel roof and interior framing.  The warehouse has a 39’ clear height and also incorporates state-of-the-art material handling equipment, multi-level work platforms and racking systems.

The two-story 70,000 SF office/support area provides a central security, cafeteria, commercial kitchen, locker room, physical fitness room, computer room, toilets and administrative offices.  Satellite offices, toilets and break rooms are dispersed throughout the warehouse facility.