Verdion appoints investment guru

Pan-European logistics specialist Verdion has appointed Oliver Kemper as senior investment manager. Based in Frankfurt, he will identify, negotiate and execute acquisitions and disposals for Verdion European Logistics Fund 1, focussing on urban logistics assets in edge-of-town or infill locations in strategic locations in Northern Europe. He joins from KanAm Grund in Frankfurt where he was an investment manager, and before that spent time at Logicor where his focus was ... [+]

Retailer takes space in Doncaster’s iPort

Property developer Verdion has let the second, 731,000sq ft (67,912sq m) phase of its iPort logistics hub in Doncaster to an unnamed online retailer. Set for completion in the second quarter of 2020, the new mega-warehouse will be the first building on the 300 acre second phase in the southern part ... [+]

Doncaster opens UK’s first inland rail freight hub in ten years

Doncaster’s iPort Rail has handled the first train at the UK’s newest intermodal inland rail freight hub. Located on a 30-acre site within the 337-acre iPort logistics hub, iPort Rail can accommodate the UK’s longest trains up to six times a day. It has storage capacity for 1,500teu and a reach ... [+]

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