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In April 2014, Wichita Hoops broke ground on phase one of a 50,000 square foot facility that houses six basketball courts that easily converts into eight volleyball courts as well as two other businesses located inside.
Wichita Hoops has grown and added just over an additional 50,000 square feet to their facility that includes another six basketball courts or volleyballs courts, a viewing mezzanine and a start-of-the-art coach's room. That brings the total to 12 full size hardwood basketball courts and 14 volleyball courts.
Buzzi Unicem bought 14.9 acres in the City's Sunflower Commerce Park. Buzzi Unicem manufactures cement, the mineral powder that mixes with water and aggregate to make concrete.
Fed Ex built roughly a 180,000 square-foot distribution facility in the Sunflower Commerce Park.
Century Manufacturing was the first tenant in the Sunflower Commerce Park. Century specializes in acrylic awards and promotional products.