Monday 24th Sep 2018 - Logistics Manager Magazine


An operational site is available near J5 of the M6 in the West Midlands. Hayward Industrial Estate is located in Orton Way Castle Bromwich, within striking distance of Birmingham City Centre and Birmingham International airport, providing a central hub with communication links to any number of destinations. Three refurbished units are available offering flexible space from 280sq m to 840sq m at £4.50 per sq ft per annum. Lambert Smith Hampton and CB Richard Ellis are joint agents, acting on behalf of Hortons’ Estate.

Brixton has completed two new lettings at Trafford Park, Manchester which show further rental growth has been achieved since the company bought its 251,100sq m portfolio at the park a year ago. The 345sq m Unit 4 at Longwood Park has been let to TCGI on a five-year lease at a rent of £18,320pa, which equates to £4.95 per sq ft, while Pyroshield is occupying the 232sq m Unit 11 at Westbrook Park also on a five-year lease at a rent of £14,965pa. Brixton’s letting agents at Trafford Park are King Sturge and Dunlop Heywood Lorenz.

Essex-based Sand Island Developments has available five new industrial units in the prime location of Burnham Business Park, situated on Springfield Road off of the B1010/Maldon Road at Burnham on Crouch. Potential occupiers can purchase Plot 5 freehold or let Plots 1, 2, 3 and 4 as light industrial usage with B1(c), B2 and B8 status, ranging from 108sq m to 493sq m in size. Ideally Plots 1, 2, 3 and 4 will suit manufacturing or storage uses, while Plot 5 is ideal for distribution and/or warehousing.

Building has begun on the first building at London Development Agency’s (LDA) Beam Reach 8 business park in London Riverside. The 13,898sq m facility is being built by the LDA’s development partner on part of Beam Reach 8, Easter Group, on behalf of specialist record management company House of Hill, for offices and document storage. Completion is expected in September 2005.