Market Ready Industrial Bio-Tech Complex in Rural Iowa Setting


Lyon County, Iowa is announcing the availability of a market ready Bio-Tech complex. This industrial facility owned and operated by Novartis and Elanco for 18 years is an outstanding opportunity available for your consideration.

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We offer the best of both worlds with a pristine rural setting supported by strong surface transportation and close access to a thriving metro area and skilled workforce. This complex has the potential to be converted to other industrial uses as well.

Other Features include:

  • 50-acre site with room to expand
  • Electrical, sanitary sewer, water, heating fuel, emergency backup utility infrastructure in place for immediate operation
  • 276,605 square foot of buildings under roof – areas include manufacturing and production, lab space, cooler and freezer area, warehouse, office space, maintenance and storage
  • Within 20 miles of Sioux Falls, SD, population 190,519 and Sioux Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) of 277,969
  • 16 miles to US Interstate 29 (north/south) and 15 miles to US Interstate 90 (east/west)


Contact Us to Learn More

Steve Simons
Lyon County Economic Development
Rock Rapids, IA

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