The Navy Yard
A proud historic landmark of Philadelphia’s naval past, the Navy Yard is a 1,200-acre dynamic waterfront campus, with 7.5 million square feet of real estate in a mix of historic buildings and new high-performance and LEED® certified construction oriented around 20 acres of world-class open space. The Navy Yard is home to more than 13,500 employees and 150 companies in the office, industrial/manufacturing, and research and development sectors. PIDC, Philadelphia’s public-private economic development corporation, is the master developer of The Navy Yard and plays a central role in the campus-wide commitment to smart energy innovation and sustainability. The Navy Yard offers a variety of public spaces for events, races, festivals, programs, activities and performances that are consistent with PIDC’s goals of increasing the regional visibility of the Navy Yard and engaging Navy Yard employees, stakeholders, and the surrounding community.