Midwest Precast Concrete & the Blue Bird Facility

Last year the team at MPC acquired the former Blue Bird Midwest bus facility located in Mount Pleasant. Read more about it from an article written by the Mount Pleasant & Henry County Area Development Commission.

View the original article on the Grow Mount Pleasant Iowa website.

MOUNT PLEASANT—MPC Enterprises announced in June the acquisition of the former Blue Bird Midwest bus facility in Mount Pleasant from Warehouse Specialists Inc. The purchase will enable MPC Enterprises, which torage solutions in its expansive fenced yard. Parties interested in leasing warehouse space can contact Seth Watson, MPC Enterprises Controller, at 319.986.2226.

“Midwest Precast Concrete is committed and flexibility in scheduling.”

Founded in 2005, Midwest Precast Concrete employs 70 people at a production facility at 2001 West Washingand the 60-acre fenced lot.

“The former Blue Bird plant is a land growing business like MPC Enterprises,” said Kiley Miller, Executive Vice President of the Mount Pleasant Area Development Commission.

MPC Enterprises has already begun to address maintenance needs at the site, Miller said.

Blue Bird Midwest assembled bus bodies at the location from 1962 until 2002. The plant subsequently was owned by Riverside Paper Corp. and marketing the property.

“Mount Pleasant has become an attractive logistics solution thanks town for additional warehousing.”

Moehle thanked the Mount Pleasant Area Development Commission and the City of Mount Pleasant for their partnership with MPC Enterprises.

“It was the effort of the city to help our company grow.”

Our community is extremely pleased with the quality of our new addition. The precast walls have complemented our original section providing a seamless transition by accurately matching the original brickwork. When comparing labor costs, construction time and energy efficiencies our taxpayers are pleased with our decision.

-James M. Hermes


Spring Valley Community Consolidated School District #99