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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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Connections made on road to jobs and growth

Important connections are being made on the Finningley and Rossington Regeneration Route Scheme (FARRRS) link road which will transform the south of Doncaster by removing the barriers that for decades have restricted access and held back regeneration. Significant progress has been made at Junction 3 of the M18 where the three mile stretch of road

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iPort is Number One in the Country

iPort is officially the largest outstanding commercial development with planning permission in the UK. The development, which is being delivered by Verdion, the specialist European logistics developer, includes a rail freight terminal served by rail and road, 562,000m2 of warehouses and over 100 hectares of ecological enhancements. It will be served by the Finningley and

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Introducing iPort – Verdion hosts agents’ breakfast briefings in Leeds, Birmingham and London

Throughout May and June Verdion has been pushing forward with the marketing of iPort, holding breakfast events across the country. Verdion’s CEO Michael Hughes, European Development Director John Clements and the scheme’s letting agents Gent Visick, Cushman & Wakefield and CBRE played host to local agents in Leeds, Birmingham and London. The events were all

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Verdion and HOOPP fly into Doncaster for iPort Development Update

Representatives from Verdion and its funding partner the Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) were in Doncaster this week to check out progress on site at iPort, their 6 million sq ft (570,000 sq m) Strategic Rail Freight Interchange (SRFI) scheme. Michael Catford, HOOPP’s Vice President, Real Estate, Mike Hughes (Verdion), Nick Macrae (HOOPP) and

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FARRRS Road Progressing Ahead of Schedule

We are excited to share an update on the progress of the FARRRS (Finningley and Rossington Regeneration Route Scheme) Road, which will provide access to iPort from Junction 3 of the M18. Construction is progressing on schedule with an anticipated completion by July 2014. The FARRRS road, when fully complete, will provide a direct motorway

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Verdion Appoints Letting Agents for its 6 million sq ft iPort Logistics Scheme

Verdion has appointed Gent Visick, CBRE and Cushman & Wakefield as letting agents for iPort, its £400 million Inland Port project in Rossington near Doncaster, marking the official start of marketing for one of UK’s largest logistics developments. Inland Port (iPort) is a Strategic Rail Freight Interchange (SRFI) which will deliver over 6 million sq

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FARRRS Link Road Paves the Way for Verdion’s 6 Million sq ft (570,000 sq m) Inland Port, Doncaster

On 14 October 2013 work officially started on site to build the Finningley and Rossington Regeneration Route Scheme (FARRRS) link road that will enable Verdion’s £400 million Inland Port scheme to commence. Inland Port (iPort) is a Strategic Rail Freight Interchange (SRFI) which will deliver over 6 million sq ft (570,000 sq m) of Grade

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