Blue Diamond Growers, Sacramento, CA, an almond marketer and processor, has announced that it will expand its facility in Salida, CA. According to the company, the facility is already the largest almond receiving station in the world, and with the planned bulk receiving warehouse addition, the company will be able to store an additional 50 million pounds of almond meats. The facility will then have eight bulk warehouses on-site. In addition to storage, the new warehouse will feature increased energy efficiency, a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, and stormwater recharge to meet the company’s sustainability goals and improve on the design of the last warehouse built in 2015. The new warehouse will have LED lights, an integrated truck scale and loading pit, and 2,400 feet of buried perforated pipe directing stormwater to the soil beneath the facility.