Esteemed Long-Time RIDC Employee Leon “Lee” Gevaudan’s Retires After 55 Years

RIDC Park West Groundbreaking Pictured (from left to right): Brooks Robinson Sr., 3rd RIDC President; Odey Mackin, Mackin Engineering; Leon “Lee” Gevaudan, RIDC Engineer; Dean Baker, RIDC Architect; and John Lastooka, Ram Construction, the contractor. Leon “Lee” Gevaudan brought to the table a vast well of civil engineering knowledge and was the kind of nuts-and-bolts, […]

Tenant News: Seegrid Named #4 Most Innovative Robotics Company in the World by Fast Company

Huge congratulations to our Park West Industrial Park tenant Seegrid! “Seegrid Corporation, the leader in autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) for material handling, has been named to Fast Company’s prestigious list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2022, placing #4 globally in the robotics category. The publication assembles the annual list to honor businesses that are thriving in today’s […]

Tenant News: Seegrid Voted at Top Warehouse Automation Company

Congratulations Seegrid for getting voted a Top Warehouse Automation Company by the readers of Robotics and Automation News! From start-up space in the Chocolate Factory to their own building in RIDC Park West, Seegrid has been an RIDC tenant since 2005, and now they are one of the largest autonomous technology companies in the region. […]

RIDC Tenant News: Seegrid Doubles Revenue for Second Straight Year

Seegrid Corp., the Carnegie-based developer of autonomous mobile robots for material handling, doubled its revenue in 2020, marking the second consecutive year with such an increase and anticipating similar growth in 2021. The company attributed the growth to increased demand exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Seegrid is a tenant in the Park West Industrial Park. […]

RIDC Tenant Continuum Signs 5-Year Lease and Doubles Size of Pittsburgh Headquarters

Revised: 7/26/19 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Desiree Niccoli,, 412-535-5701 Pittsburgh, PA – July 24, 2019 – Continuum, a CHC Solutions, Inc. company formerly called Interphase Medical Equipment, signed a new five-year lease with Regional Industrial Development Corporation of Southwestern Pennsylvania (RIDC) and will be more than doubling the size of their Pittsburgh headquarters […]

Long-time RIDC Park West Occupant KTA-Tator Acquires Site for New Facility

Pittsburgh, PA – February 21, 2019 – Regional Industrial Development Corporation of Southwestern Pennsylvania (RIDC) announced that KTA-Tator (KTA) has acquired a 17.65-acre parcel at RIDC Park West, Enterprise Drive, for $1,025,000. KTA is already located at RIDC Park West, having acquired its current location in 1981. KTA is an employee-owned consulting engineering firm that assesses […]