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north carolina’s premier megasite

Located in the heart of the Piedmont, powered by the strength of superior logistics, high-capacity utilities and a performance-ready workforce, the Chatham-Siler City Advanced Manufacturing Site (CAM Site) is the shovel-ready site of choice for world-class competitiveness.


Choose CAM for access

A rail-served site in a strategic location less than 50 miles from two international airports and within a one-day drive of major East Coast port terminals.

Choose CAM for infrastructure

High-capacity utilities offer customer choice power, water and wastewater to site signed and permitted, fiber available within 90 days of request.

Choose CAM for readiness

McCallum Sweeney Consulting assessed the site through the Duke Energy Site Readiness Program. The site was designated a NC Certified Site after a stringent analysis, including a Phase I Environmental Assessment and a Geotechnical Study. A full wetlands delineation has been completed. The workforce is tested and ready, thanks to the nation’s best training and a higher than average percentage of workers employed in manufacturing. With motivated sellers, the CAM site is ready for your business.

Named One of the Top Three Sites in the South for Auto Assembly by Southern Business & Development Magazine

Southern Business and DevelopmentThe Chatham-Siler City Advanced Manufacturing Site is the site to choose for the strongest state and regional support. Proximity to Greensboro and Raleigh - including the globally-renown Research Triangle - puts metro amenities and services, as well as leading R&D, right at hand. In addition to the site’s outstanding assets, your operation will enjoy the incentives and support of a forward-thinking, pro-business state hungry to attract an automotive or OEM facility and ready to aggressively satisfy your needs.



  • Strong fit for automotive or OEM—1,800± available acres
  • North Carolina Certified Site
  • Zoned Heavy Industrial
  • Direct access to Norfolk Southern Railway
  • 230 kV capacity through Duke Energy
  • More than 2 mgd excess water and waste treatment capacity
  • Ample natural gas through PSNC
  • Adjacent 290+ acres support park
  • Skilled manufacturing workforce
  • Leading education and research and development in the Research Triangle


Find more info at the Thrive in North Carolina website.

Contact Information

chatham EDC Dianne Reid, CEcD
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P.O. Box 1627
Pittsboro, NC 27312


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