Schenker Logistics sets up a 30,000 m² facility at Sörred Logistikpark
Platzer and Bockasjö have signed an agreement with Schenker Logistics AB, which is establishing a 30,000 m2 facility at the Sörred 8:12 property in Sörred Logistikpark. The lease agreement runs for 10 years and includes a ‘green’ annex. Completion is scheduled for spring 2023. The lease is the third in a short space of time for Platzer and Bockasjö’s joint venture Sörred Logistikpark, and means that 77,200 m² of the total 135,000 m² is now leased.
Platzer and Bockasjö welcome Schenker Logistics as a tenant at Sörred Logistikpark. The logistics provider is taking up 30,000 m² of commercial premises in a newly constructed logistics building from the total 43,000 m² of commercial premises at the Sörred 8:12 property. The building will be environmentally certified in line with BREEAM-SE Excellent and will be equipped with a 500 kW photovoltaic system. The lease agreement runs for 10 years and includes a ‘green’ annex. Completion is scheduled for 1 April 2023.
Schenker Logistics is one of the world’s leading providers of global logistics services for industry and commerce. The investment in the new logistics facility in Sörred Logistikpark means that Schenker Logistics can continue to meet the high demand for its services on the Swedish market.
“It’s very inspiring to be able to tell you about our next big step on our growth journey today. This follows the strategic plan that we at Schenker Logistics have been developing and working towards for a number of years, and the plan has resulted in very good growth for both new and existing customers. Our establishment at Sörred Logistikpark fits in very well with our strategy, and the property’s design and geographical location give us exactly the advantages we are looking for,” says Håkan Nydén, CEO Schenker Logistics & Head of Contract Logistics Cluster SE/DK.
Sörred Logistikpark boasts an attractive logistics location close to the automotive industry and the Port of Gothenburg in the Torslanda area. In the first half of 2022, the JV has leased 77,200 m² of commercial premises from the total 135,000 m² available at the logistics park. The remaining space consists of two buildings comprising 30,000 m² of commercial premises and 15,000 m² of commercial premises respectively, as well as 13,000 m² of commercial premises in the building that is now being developed as part of the Schenker Logistics deal.
“The agreement with Schenker Logistics is very gratifying. We are delighted to be part of the success of Schenker Logistics. Since 1 January this year, we have signed three leases for a total of 77,200 m², demonstrating the high demand we have for premises in the area. We now have about 60,000 m² left before the property is fully occupied,” says Joakim Hedin, CEO of Bockasjö.
“We are delighted to welcome Schenker Logistics as a tenant, and pleased that the lease will enable them to continue to grow on the Swedish market. The lease is a further indication of the strength of Sörred Logistikpark, and shows that together with Bockasjö we have created a long-term, sustainable and attractive product in Sweden’s best logistics location,” says P-G Persson, CEO of Platzer.
SÖRRED LOGISTIKPARK is a Joint Venture (JV) between Bockasjö and Platzer, with each party owning 50%. Together the company will develop 130,000 m² of attractive logistics space in the Torslanda area on the Sörred 8:12 and Sörred 7:21 sites. Within the JV, Bockasjö will act as the business developer and Platzer will subsequently become the sole owner and manager of the completed properties on market terms.
From its registered office in Borås, BOCKASJÖ GROUP operates in property management and development within the logistics sector at strategic logistics centres in Sweden.
PLATZER FASTIGHETER HOLDING AB (publ) owns and develops commercial properties in Gothenburg worth SEK 26 billion. The Platzer share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap.
FOR MOORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Joakim Hedin, CEO Bockasjö AB, tel: +46 705-21 53 00
P-G Persson, CEO Platzer Fastigheter AB, tel: +46 734-11 12 22
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