Miller-Valentine Group Announces Opening of New Iron Mountain Facility

May 27, 2010

GREER, SC – May 20, 2010 – Miller-Valentine has completedupfitting a 45,000 square-foot document storage and imaging  facility inGreer, S.C.  for longstanding client Iron Mountain, the informationmanagement company.  Just opened in April, the new facility will holdhardcopy files for state and Georgia organizations and featuresclimate-controlled storage for more important documents as well as animaging room for creating electronic copies of paper records. .
“Miller-Valentine provides a diverse portfolio of constructionservices.  The numerous upfit projects that we have completed for IronMountain are a perfect example of the renovation and tenant improvementservices that we provide to help our clients serve their customers.  Ourvast experience in delivering this service has given us the expertiseof getting the work done without interruption of our clients’ day-to-daybusiness operations,” said Kurt Eyring, vice president ofMiller-Valentine Group.

Located off of Interstate 85, just south of Greer, the document storageand scanning facility is the newest of nine such facilities that IronMountain operates across the state. The Greer facility, which startedfilling with records last month, will house records from organizationslocated primarily in the Northwest portion of the state as well asNortheast Georgia.

The building’s document-scanning room is becoming a more common featurein Iron Mountain facilities across the world as customers want quickeraccess to paper documents and not just secure storage. Since 2002, IronMountain has opened more than 200 of these scanning operations, whichcollectively image more than 50 million pages a month.

Iron Mountain is an information management company that helps more than140,000 organizations around the world protect and manage their physicaland digital data. Founded in 1951, the company manages billions ofinformation assets, including business records, electronic files,medical data, emails and more.

Miller-Valentine Group and Iron Mountain began their relationship morethan 15 years ago and have now partnered in more than 25 projectsthroughout the Southeast and Midwest.  Some of their recent expansionshave included locations in the Greenville/Spartanburg, Florence,Columbia and Asheville markets.

About Miller-Valentine Group

Miller-Valentine Group is a full-service real estate company that offersexpert services in the areas of development and construction and hasprovided total real estate solutions of more than 50 million square feetin a variety of industries.  Founded in 1963, Miller-Valentine Group’scommitment to quality, value and service is reflected in its wide rangeof products, from multi-family residences to Class “A” office and retaildevelopments.  Miller-Valentine Group has been awarded the prestigiousnational “Developer of the Year Award” by NAIOP, a leading associationin the real estate industry.  For more information regardingMiller-Valentine Group, visit