AVERA Breaks Ground at 225 RailPort
March 2014 - AVERA, a commercial real estate development, construction and investment firm, has broken ground at 225 RailPort, a state of the art distribution facility located on 47 acres at Beltway 8 and Highway 225, at the Port of Houston.
Frontier Logistics will occupy the 600,004 SF facility upon completion, estimated in the first quarter of 2015.
The building, designed by Houston-based Munson Kennedy Partnership, is specifically engineered for rail-service capabilities and is served by PTRA (Port Terminal Railroad Association). It includes a 200 car rail yard.
The building will have a 32' Clear Height, 52' x 50' column bays, 185' Truck Court/Trailer Storage, an ESFR sprinkler system and TPO roof system.
John Nicholson, Senior Managing Director of Cassidy Turley, represented Frontier Logistics in its lease for the entire 225 RailPort development in Houston's Port submarket.
Frontier Logistics provides services to the plastics industry, including packaging and warehousing services, U.S. interstate bulk trucking transportation, intra-state Texas truckload transportation, logistics consultation and border crossing services.