JK Moving Services has purchased 135 acres in Manassas that adjoins property recently bought by Google. The land, acquired from Gainesville Associates, will allow the Sterling-based company to extend its operations, clientele, and employee base in Prince William County.
The land is will be used for commercial, industrial and data center development.
“With our business growing, we need to expand our footprint in Northern Virginia,” stated CEO and Founder Chuck Kuhn. “Securing a property in Manassas complements our existing Woodbridge location, and helps us in terms of better serving our area customers and hiring additional staff members.”
JK expects to add 300 new employees at the Manassas location, including administrative, sales, driver and warehouse positions. The company currently employs nearly 1,100 people around the world, with the majority based in the DC metro area, including Loudoun, Prince William and Montgomery counties.
The company plans to complete construction of a 100,000-square-foot building will be in the fourth quarter of 2021. A second 100,000-square-foot building also is planned.