Pennsylvania Turnpike Travel Plazas

Location: Various locations in Pennsylvania

Cient: HMSHost Corporation

Size: 17 travel plazas

Background: Stretching approximately 530 miles, the Pennsylvania Turnpike is used by more than 190 million vehicles per year. L2M Foodservice Design Group has partnered with world-renowned concession planning company HMSHost to redesign over a dozen travel plazas along the turnpike.

Scope of work/distinctive features:

  • Update and enhance 17 travel plazas situated on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, including the Somerset Township, Sideling Hill and Allentown plazas
  • Incorporate popular, nationally recognized HMSHost dining concepts, such as Popeyes®, Burger King, Hershey’s Ice Cream, Pizza Hut and Starbucks (each plaza to feature three
    to six concepts)
  • Designs blend durability with visual appeal to create warm, inviting environments for weary travelers
  • Redesigned plazas feature larger, food-court-style dining spaces, along with natural, ambient lighting and outdoor dining
  • Design and construction process underway; all locations to be complete by 2010



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