Easterly has acquired a 97,718-square foot Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Consolidated Mail Outpatient Pharmacy (CMOP) in North Charleston, South Carolina (“VA – Charleston”).
VA – Charleston, a single story warehouse, is one of seven regional CMOP’s for the VA that are strategically located throughout the country. This highly automated Class A warehouse, with two Green Globe certifications, resides on an 8.6 acre site and includes an expansive production floor, a concrete truck court featuring eight dock positions and one oversized drive-in door, generous column spacing of 50’ x 50,’ 22,412-square feet of office space.
Services offered at this facility include the filling, packaging and distribution of prescription medicine for veterans residing within this CMOP’s regional territory. Notably, VA – Charleston is only one of two CMOPs nationwide that has been authorized to handle the distribution of controlled substances. The VA has demonstrated its long-term commitment to this location through the execution of a non-cancelable 20-year lease that does not expire until the end of September 2040 and has heavily invested in this facility with a number of service-enhancing capital improvements.