ESI Group awarded design-build of PFG’s expansion project

HARTLAND, WI., January 22, 2024 – ESI Group USA (ESI Group) will design and build Performance Food Group’s expansion to their existing refrigerated warehouse. ESI Group performed the original design-build on the 218,000-square-foot food distribution facility in 2007. 

Chief Development Officer Tim Sheehan shares, “PFG is already an impactful employer and corporate citizen in our community. Adding this to their Springfield campus is impressive and something we value tremendously.” 

ESI Group’s founder and president, Brad Barke, added, “We’re excited to work with Performance Food Group again and bring this expansion project to life. We value our long-term partnership and hope for continued success.”

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About Performance Food Group (PFG)

Found in 1885 in Richmond, Virginia, it distributes a broad range of food and food-related products nationwide and in Canada, but that’s not all. We build lasting relationships with our customers, doing everything we can to ensure success.

About ESI Group

ESI Group is a nationally recognized design, engineering, and construction services firm for climate-controlled facilities. Since 1991, our team has specialized in food and beverage processing and storage solutions to improve efficiencies, mitigate costs, and ensure compliance. Our success is driven by providing value to help customers build, manage, and grow their business. ESI Group has several large projects underway or recently completed. For more information, visit and follow us @esigroupusa.

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