Discover the advantages of locating your business within the heart of the Tennessee’s Technology Corridor at Oak Ridge Horizon Center. Horizon Center is Oak Ridge, Tennessee’s premier industrial park designed to meet all of your business needs. Our 1,000 acre business park has development sites ranging in size from 11 to 148 acres and can accommodate 4 million square feet of space for research and development, light manufacturing, and office facilities.
Horizon Center is a greenfield industrial park that is relatively flat and already has 500 acres set aside for environmental preservation and protection. The park contains a TVA Certified Data Center Site and a State of Tennessee Certified Industrial Site. Additionally, Horizon Center is home to the Carbon Fiber Technology Facility (CFTF), the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) pilot demonstration facility for reducing the cost of carbon fiber, positioning the park for substantial additive manufacturing activity.
Horizon Center is in close proximity to the many sources of intellectual development and state-of-the-art equipment that are part of the unrivaled heritage of Oak Ridge. The Oak Ridge area offers a wealth of support in precision manufacturing, technology development, quality assurance, energy, science, and environmentally conscious manufacturing. With several centers of science and technology nearby (such as ORNL), no state income tax, and remarkable quality of life opportunities for employees, Horizon Center has what your business needs to succeed.
Oak Ridge is poised for growth in multiple industries:
• Nuclear supply chain – Uranium Processing Facility, Small Modular Reactors, American Centrifuge Program
• Carbon fiber and composites – ORNL Carbon Fiber Technology Facility located at Horizon Center
• Advanced/additive manufacturing – ORNL Manufacturing Demonstration Facility just 5 miles from Oak Ridge
Easy access to markets and suppliers is another plus of the Horizon Center location. Horizon Center has immediate four-lane access to two major east-west and north-south interstates as well as easy access to air, rail, and water transportation. I-40 is seven miles and I-75 is eleven miles away from the park. Horizon Center and the City of Oak Ridge are centrally located in the Eastern United States, within a 600-mile radius of more than 65 percent of major U.S. cities.
With all its amenities, Horizon Center is positioned to become a regional center for a new generation of employment opportunities and a center for innovative business and industry.
A current map of the development areas can be viewed here: Horizon Center Development Map