VGP, a European provider of high-quality logistics and semi-industrial real estate, has leased 7,000 m2 for storage space and 1,500 m2 for cross-dock, in VGP Park Brașov, to DB Schenker, leading global logistics and transportation provider. Both spaces, dedicated to the operational activities, represent customized solutions that meet the specific requirements of the client. The logistics space has been prepared for VNA (Very Narrow Aisle) racks and is equipped with a sprinkler system in the rack, over the entire surface, and the cross-dock is equipped with 14 truck docks plus 1 drive-in, which means almost a dock per 100 sq.m.
VGP Park Brașov has an area of 315,000 m2 and will include over 140,000 m2 of logistic and industrial spaces. Three buildings, with a total area of 55,000 m2, have already been delivered, and one building, with an area of 20,000 m2, is under construction and will be delivered this year. The building that hosts DB Schenker is certified by the BREEAM assessment method with the Excellent classification
“With DB Schenker, a new caliber tenant joins our client portfolio, and we are proud that a global benchmark specialized in transport and logistics services has chosen VGP Park Brașov. Our satisfaction is all the greater when we can offer, along with high-performance, customized solutions, technologies that guarantee alignment with the latest international requirements regarding sustainable businesses”, says Cristian Vlădescu, Commercial Manager, VGP Romania.
“The presence in the center of the country, through the space made available by VGP Park Brașov, with state-of-the-art facilities, which ensure essential elements for our activity – efficiency, speed, elimination of waiting times – has an important role in the global ecosystem of our company. We chose VGP Park Brașov with the guarantee of a partner that provides top services”, states Adrian-Ioan Dumitru, Head of Contract Logistics, DB Schenker in Romania.
VGP Park Brașov is located near the European road E68, in the center of the industrial area of Brașov. Brașov is experiencing the fastest growing VGP portfolio in Romania, which reflects the long-term need for A-class buildings around production facilities in the western part of the city. The Brașov region is one of the areas in Romania that provides appropriate workforce for the fast-growing manufacturing companies present here, which has encouraged new suppliers to enter the market.