Michigan Certified Business Parks

Built for Success

Southwest Michigan Certified Business Parks

Fort Custer Industrial Park

Contact Information:

Bridgette Jones
Battle Creek Unlimited
4950 W. Dickman Rd., Suite A-1
Battle Creek, MI 49037
Phone: (269) 962-7526
Fax: (269) 962-8096
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www.bcunlimited.org

General Information:

Park Address: Dickman Rd.

County: Calhoun

Size: 3,000 acres

Percent Developed: 90%

Percent Occupied: 65%

Price of Land per Acre: $10,000 – $75,000, Negotiable %

Incentives: PA 198 Property Tax Abatements (by approval)

Nearest Expressway: I-94

Distance in Miles: 2

Class A All-Weather Road: Business Loop I-94

Distance in Miles: 2

Airport: W.K. Kellogg Airport – within park

Landing Strip / Helipad: Both within park

Railroads: Canadian National, Norfolk Southern Railroad adjacent to right of way with lead track.

Highway: None to M-96 (Dickman Road) runs throughout the park


Occupant Services:

  • Gas Station(s) – 1 mile
  • Bank(s) – .5 mile
  • Restaurant(s) – 1 mile
  • Port of Battle Creek /Foreign-Trade Zone
  • ISO Rating 3
  • Kellogg Community College Regional Manufacturing Technology Center


Park Tenants:

  • Advanced Plastics Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Advanced Special Tools, Inc.
  • Advantage Global Sourcing
  • Advantage Sintered Metals, Inc.
  • Anatech, Ltd.
  • Asmo Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Battle Creek Public Schools
  • Battle Creek Unlimited, Inc.
  • BC/CAL/KAL Inland Port Development Corporation
  • Binger Shipping Supplies Inc.
  • Bleistahl North America
  • C. A. Picard, Inc.
  • Chase Bank
  • Cosma Casting Michigan
  • Coveris
  • Denso Air Systems Michigan, Inc.
  • Denso Manufacturing Michigan, Inc.
  • Digital Highway
  • Eagles Ridge Properties
  • EmploymentGroup, Inc.
  • EPI Marketing Services
  • Farrow US
  • Food Bank of South Central Michigan, Inc.
  • Franklin Iron & Metal Co., Inc.
  • Frito-Lay
  • Gallagher Uniform
  • Geislinger Corporation
  • Goodwill Industries of Central Michigan's Heartland
  • Hi-Lex America, Inc.
  • I I Stanley Company, Inc.
  • Imagine Toys/Turnkey Merchandise Programs
  • Infinity Employment Solutions 
  • Janesville Acoustics
  • J. J. Steel, Inc.
  • Johnson Controls
  • KBK, Inc.
  • Kellogg Community College Regional Manufacturing Technology Center
  • Lotte U.S.A., Inc.
  • Mannetron
  • Manpower
  • Marley Precision, Inc.
  • Maverick Express
  • Michigan Industrial Shoe
  • Micro Lam Tech
  • Musashi Auto Parts - Michigan, Inc.
  • National Intelligent Traffic Systems
  • National Sign and Signal Co., Inc.
  • New Moon Noodle Incorporated
  • Nexthermal
  • Omega Castings, Inc.
  • Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc.
  • Precision Tool Service, Inc. (TOYO Corporation)
  • Printlink
  • Rokay Floral
  • Rosler Metal Finishing USA, LLC.
  • Sakae Seiko International America, Inc.
  • SPX
  • Stewart Industries, LLC.
  • Systex Products Corporation
  • TAP Transport, Inc.
  • TMI Compressed Air Systems
  • Toda America, Inc.
  • Toyota Tsusho America, Inc.
  • TRMI, Inc.
  • UACJ M & P America
  • U. S. Customs and Border Protection
  • V. A. District Laundry and Supply Service
  • Workforce Strategies Inc.

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Information About Park/Area:

Battle Creek Community Information -- Battle Creek, Michigan is located along Interstate 94, midway between Detroit and Chicago. The City's excellent schools and transportation system, combined with its unique natural resources and over 1,100 acres of parks, make it an ideal place to live, work and play. The City of Battle Creek created Battle Creek Unlimited (BCU) in 1972 specifically to oversee the marketing and management of the Industrial Park and to assist its companies. Today, BCU's International Office in Fort Custer Industrial Park provides comprehensive economic development assistance throughout the City of Battle Creek. Formerly an active military base, Fort Custer Industrial Park is the largest industrial park in Michigan at 3,000 acres. To date, there are over 90 companies located in the Industrial Park employing 13,000 individuals. This world-class Industrial Park is home to 25 international-based companies including 17 Japanese, 5 German, 1 Austrian, 1 Canadian and 1 Danish company. The Central Business District is home to over 3,300 employees.

Corporate Sponsors

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Web Sponsors

Redfin

Contact Us

Michigan Economic
Developers Association
P.O. Box 15096
Lansing, MI 48901-5096
PH: 517-241-0011
meda@medaweb.org