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iPORT PHASE 2 LAUNCHES WITH 731,000 SQ FT MEGA-WAREHOUSE DEAL

Verdion has launched the second phase of its iPort logistics hub with a 731,000 sq ft (67,912 sq m) letting to a major online retailer. Set to complete in Q2 2020, the new mega-warehouse will be the first building to start on site on the 300 acre (121 ha) second phase, which covers the southern

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iPort agent named Property Personality of the Year

Andrew Gent, a valued member of the iPort team, has been crowned Property Personality of the Year at this year’s Sheffield City Region Property Gala Dinner. Andrew Gent is one half of the leading duo at industrial property consultancy Gent Visick, which he set up in 2003 with business partner Rupert Visick. He is best

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Verdion announces completion of new Amazon mega shed at iPort

Verdion has completed construction of the new 1.1 million sq ft (102,190 sq m), £100 million logistics facility for Amazon at iPort, its 6 million sq ft (557,400 sq m) strategic rail freight interchange in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. The bespoke warehouse is 0.5 kilometres in length – the size equivalent of 14 football pitches –

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iPort – Shortlisted for prestigious IAS Awards

We are delighted to announce that iPort has been shortlisted in two categories for The Industrial Agents Society (IAS) Awards: Best Overtall Scheme – Logistics Park, and; Deal of the Year – over 250,000 sq ft (for the new Amazon unit). The annual awards celebrate the success and achievements of the industrial property sector. Now in

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iPort’s Amazon facility announced finalist in 2017 Logistics Awards

Verdion has been announced a finalist in the 2017 Logistics Awards, in the ‘New Facility’ category, for the 1.3 million sqft of logistics space leased by Amazon at the iPort logistics scheme in Doncaster. The Logistics Awards, run by SHD Logistics Magazine, are designed to recognise operational excellence and celebrate the very best companies within the

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Second phase of transformational road scheme ready for take off

Second phase of transformational road scheme ready for take off

The second phase of Great Yorkshire Way which will complete the direct link from the motorway network to Doncaster Sheffield Airport has started. Representatives from the public and private sector partners who have delivered Great Yorkshire Way celebrated by ‘breaking the ground’ on this new section this week. Coordinated by Doncaster Council and funded by

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Great Yorkshire Way wins 2017 Planning Award for Promoting Economic Growth

The Great Yorkshire Way, which links Verdion’s £500 million iPort scheme to the M18, has been announced winner of the Award for Promoting Economic Growth at the 2017 Planning Awards. Jo Miller, Chief Executive of Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council accepted the award on behalf of the council at a ceremony that took place on June

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Launch of iPort's new 195,000 sq ft logistics unit

Launch of iPort’s new 195,000 sq ft logistics unit

The Verdion and iPort team were delighted to be joined by property agents, stakeholders and journalists today for the launch of the IP2E, the new 195,000 sq ft unit at iPort, which is now available for occupation. Joined by Ros Jones, the Mayor of Doncaster, iPort agents Gent Visick, CBRE and Colliers, guests enjoyed a

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Verdion wins Game Changer Award at Yorkshire Property Awards 2017

 Verdion has been announced winner of the Game Changer Award 2017 for its work on the iPort scheme in Doncaster, during the 20th anniversary of the Yorkshire Property Awards. The company was awarded the accolade in a ceremony hosted on May 4th by Variety, the Children’s Charity. The Game Changer Award recognises projects or deals

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Verdion kickstarts iPort Phase

Verdion is set to add a further 3 million sq ft (250,720 sq m) of space within Phase 2 of iPort, the 6 million sq ft (557,440 sq m) intermodal logistics park in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. After a busy year of lettings at Phase 1 of the scheme, with 2.34 million sq ft (217,386 sq

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CEVA opens multi-user distribution facility at iPort

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s largest supply chain management companies has officially opened a state of the art shared-user warehouse at Verdion’s iPort intermodal logistics park on the outskirts of Doncaster in the UK. The 215,800 square foot facility boasts a number of special features including VNA (Very Narrow Aisle) and gravity fed racking which

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