Economic Development

Great Oaks Office Park

Great Oaks

Great Oaks Office Park

Guilderland, NY is a suburb of the Albany area, and also a town of its own that was established in 1803. The Town of Guilderland has a residential population of about 38,200 people. There are approximately 14,500 households, of which, about 11,000 are owner-occupied homes. The region’s largest shopping mall, Crossgates Mall, is located here, as is one of the largest upscale plazas, Stuyvesant Plaza.

Access to the Guilderland area is excellent.  I-87 serves travelers north to Quebec and south to New York City; I-90 east to Hartford and Boston, and west to Syracuse and Buffalo; I-88 southwest to Binghamton and the southern tier.  The area is also served by The Port of Albany, Railroad, and the Albany International Airport.

Northeast Industrial Park

Northeast Industrial Park

Northeast Industrial Park

It is home to Northeastern Industrial Park, an Albany County Empire Zone located on Rt. 146, a five mile drive to exits 24 and 25/25A on the NYS Thruway (I-90) and I-87 North and South.  The Industrial Park is the one in the area served by Rail Service to the park provided by Canadian Pacific and Conrail/CSX. The Facility has 551 acres and consists of 15 large warehouse buildings and several other smaller ones.  The park is designated as a Foreign Trade Zone and is fully fenced with 24 hour security.

The Railroad Avenue Industrial Park is also part of the Albany County Empire Zone.  It is an inter-municipal zone located just half a mile from the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) at the University at Albany. The CNSE Complex is a $4.2 Billion, 450,000 square foot facility that has attracted over 250 global corporate partners.

Guilderland is also 20 minute drive from the Luther Forest Tech Park, home to Global Foundries newest Chip Fab plant, Fab 4. Global Foundries plant will directly employ 1,200 people and indirectly employ another 5,000 in ancillary services, and the location of the plant here in the Capital region has made the region become known as Tech Valley.

A multitude of office parks, including Great Oaks, Executive Park, the Harriman Campus (next to the University at Albany), Corporate Circle, Charles Park, Pine West Plaza and more offer professional space and amenities.

Important Information

Town of Guilderland Zoningwww.townofguilderland.org
Town Comprehensive Plan and Zoning info www.townofguilderland.org/Pages/GuilderlandNY_Planning/

Local Industrial Parks and Office Campuses and Sites

State of NY Harriman Campushttp://esd.ny.gov/subsidiaries_projects/hrtdc/hrtdc.html
UAlbany Nanotechhttp://cnse.albany.edu
Global Foundries of Malta NYwww.globalfoundries.com
Northeastern Industrial Park www.galesi.com/availableProperties/Industrial.aspx?action=viewProperties&propertygroupid=5

Nano Technology Center

Nano Technology Center