Shell has a deal in place to build a new office in the onetime headquarters of Michael Baker International in New Brighton, Beaver County, sources told the Business Times.
The 76,000-square-foot building is close to the Potter Township site where Shell continues to consider a new ethane cracker plant. Shell did not confirm the decision.
“For confidentiality reasons, we do not comment on the status of current or potential commercial arrangements,” a Shell spokeswoman said Wednesday. Kurt Bergman, president and CEO of Michael Baker International, and a spokesman both deferred questions to Shell.Read more by clicking here.
At a time when these sorts of projects are more up-in-the-air than ever, this is an interesting indicator that the cracker plant in Beaver County is a strong possibility.
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