Erie Insurance coverage staff are working inside the corporate’s latest constructing for the primary time.
About 200 employees volunteered to commerce their distant working state of affairs to work within the new “Thomas B. Hagen Constructing.”
They started the transfer this week and that may proceed over the following three weeks.
Erie Insurance coverage broke floor on the venture in 2017, however the constructing has been sitting empty because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Firm officers known as the method thrilling and useful.
“This constructing actually hasn’t been across the block, if you’ll. They’re take a look at driving numerous issues, so we’re studying as we go. Not solely concerning the constructing but additionally inside our return. We’re studying and adjusting alongside the best way,” mentioned Jeff Brinling, Erie Insurance coverage Senior Vice President.
The constructing is 346,000 sq. toes of area and price $147 million.