Winning the Olympics will help regenerate large chunks of east London but will it blight warehouse development around the eastern side of the M25?
HelioSlough, the joint venture between Helios Properties and Slough Estates, has secured a 30ha (75-acre) former BAe Systems site in Chorley,
Evans of Leeds is planning the West Midlands’ largest distribution warehouse in a £91m expansion of Fradley Park. Estates director David Helliwell said the company is planning a 950,000 sq ft “supershed”,
As part of its £400 million investment and development programme, Wrenbridge has acquired its first building in Telford, a 6,503 sq m (70,000 sq ft) distribution facility on Stafford Park 7.
Gladman Developments plans to build a 375,000 sq ft speculative warehouse near Runcorn. It has acquired a 20.74 acre site from English Partnerships at Manor Park on the A558, close to Junction 11 of the M56.
Fashion brand Jaeger is developing a new distribution centre in Bergen Way, on North Lynn Industrial Estate in King’s Lynn, Norfolk while its old site is redeveloped as a B&Q DIY store.
The 1.9ha (4.6 acre) former Eastern Electricity site at Harold Hill Industrial Estate, Gallows Corner, Romford has been sold for a figure approaching £5 million.
Following the Buncefield explosion in December last year, brewer Scottish & Newcastle has moved from its damaged warehouse on the Maylands Estate and taken space at G.Park Hemel Hempstead.
The Ravenbourne group is launching another ‘Own your own’ (OYO) scheme with the Prudential, at Dagenham Dock, part of the Thames Gateway regeneration.
Gladman Developments has acquired a 20 acre (8.098 ha) site in Scotland’s Central Belt for a speculative development of offices and industrial units.