Developers may be wise to seek out sites and locations that will attract manufacturing uses as well as those that will attract distribution operations. Read the Cover Story

Spring 2016

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Cardinal Health Medical Distribution Center: “Catalyst Converter” in the Motor City

By: Robbie Tarpley Raffish, CEO of a.s.a.p.r. integrated marketing

A massive brownfield redevelopment project begins with a new medical distribution center near downtown Detroit.      

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Gillem Logistics Center: From Army Base to Logistics Hub

By: Forrest Robinson and David Welch, CEO and partner, respectively, with Robinson Weeks Partners; Welch is overseeing the Gillem Logistics Center project

A closed Army base south of Atlanta is being transformed into a state-of-the-art logistics campus.      

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Schreiber Foods: Merging Corporate Goals and Urban Reinvestment

By: Peter Balistrieri, an associate vice president with HGA Architects and Engineers in Milwaukee. He was the project manager and programmer for this project. HGA’s design team also included James VanderHeiden, AIA, PE, principal-in-charge; Rick Hombsch, PE, project supervisor and Paula Verboomen, AIA, lead design architect.

A global dairy company consolidates its operations and R&D functions onto a single campus that is building synergy in downtown Green Bay.