Developers break gound on new warehouse in Suffolk

(Photo: CBRE | Hampton Roads)

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Developers broke ground on a new 284,580 square foot Class A warehouse in Suffolk Thursday.

Panattoni Development Company, Inc. is building the warehouse in the Virginia Regional Commerce Park, located at 5391 Virginia Regional Drive.

The development will have 32 foot clear height ceilings, 55 lock doors, one drive-in level overhead door on each end, customized office space, an ESFR sprinkler system and high-efficiency, high-output T-5 lighting.

The first building the commerce park was finished in 2010 and is currently leased to tenants including Caspari, ARTFX, Sumitomo, Best Brakes and Massimo Zanetti Beverage USA.

Panattoni expects the building to be ready for occupancy in May 2017.