The UK’s industrial and logistics sector is undergoing huge change, from distribution hubs and factories to power stations and warehouses. Traditional heavy industry operators are facing an ongoing battle to stay competitive, while consumer trends are fundamentally changing how retailers bring their goods to shoppers.
Our award-winning industrial and logistics team is one of the largest nationwide. We have significant experience in this sector, combined with data gathered from our regular Prime Logistics and Multi-Let research reports.
This market insight and expertise enable us to take a genuinely innovative approach to the full spectrum of issues clients face in this sector. Our work in agency, investment and development is combined with strengths in planning, business rates and lease consultancy to create a full-service offer that is highly valued by leading investors, developers and occupiers.
Logistics provider Europa Worldwide was consolidating its operations in Belvedere, south east London into a single, standalone facility.
Industrial developer Prologis was seeking to build its first UK ‘last mile’ logistics scheme at a site on Dawley Road in Hayes, west London.
ATCO Power Station sought our advice on potential alternative uses for Barking Power Station, a 1,000 megawatt gas fired generating facility in east London.
Daily Mail & General Trust (DMGT) needed to sell its former printworks near Didcot, Oxfordshire. Having been designed-and-built to house printing presses, the 250,000 sq ft building is highly specialised – incorporating high ceilings, strengthened floors, and large power supply – and required a similar specialised sales approach. We were appointed to manage the sale for DMGT.