Our Story


We are a corridor between Winston-Salem and Fayetteville at the heart of North Carolina with four new megasites of 7,200 acres of certified land that offer advanced manufacturers room to grow, as well as many other industrial sites, urban research parks and mixed-use developments. We are ready for the future with a skilled workforce born of a rich manufacturing heritage and fueled by the innovation mindset of more than 30 colleges and universities in the region.We are in the middle of a state that is consistently ranked as one of the best places to do business in the nation with low costs, competitive incentives and first-rate infrastructure to access the world.



Globally Competitive Assets

  • Megasites: Four megasites with a total of 7,200 acres +/-
  • Productive Workforce: One million+ highly-trained and educated workers
  • Robust Transportation Infrastructure:
    • Four interstate highways and secondary routes
    • Three international airports within a 60-mile radius of the Corridor
    • Ground and rail connectivity to four seaports
  • Leadership: Public and private sector commitment to WIN
    • $100 million+ of private funds already invested in this strategy

Four Primed Megasites

PTI Aerospace Center
Located in the heart of North Carolina, Piedmont Triad International Airport’s state-of-the-art facilities and available workforce make PTI a catalyst for commercial and industrial development. With 1,000 acres with runway access available, the site boasts immediate highway access, available land ready for development and airport leadership focused on economic development. (Read more…)
Greensboro-Randolph Megasite
Located just minutes from Interstates 40 and 85, in the heart of the region ranked 3rd for manufacturing communities in the Southeast, this 1,900+ acre site is certified ready by KPMG and offers a combination of world-class workforce with a legacy of manufacturing excellence, a strategic location on the US East Coast, in close proximity to three international airports, and outstanding transportation infrastructure. The synergy and support between government, education and business has created an extraordinary megasite with significant advantages for large-scale manufacturing firms. (Read more…)
Chatham-Siler City Advance Manufacturing Site
The 1,800+ acre site, located in the heart of the Piedmont, powered by the strength of excellent logistics, high-capacity utilities and a performance-ready workforce, the Chatham-Siler City Advanced Manufacturing Site (CAM Site) is a certified, shovel-ready site of choice for world-class competitiveness. Its strategic location is less than 50 miles from two international airports and within a five-hour drive of four major East Coast ports. The site’s proximity to Greensboro and Raleigh – including the globally-renowned Research Triangle – puts metro amenities and services close at hand. (Read more…)
Moncure Megasite
Located in the fast-growing Research Triangle Region of North Carolina, this 2,500+ acre property is within a 45-minute drive of the state capital, Raleigh-Durham International Airport, three Tier 1 research universities, numerous community college campuses, and the nation’s largest military installation. (Read more…)


For details on where to make your next big move, contact:
Carolina Core HQ