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The US Manufacturing Renaissance: Driving a Resurgence in Industrial Real Estate 

By: Jason Tolliver, Andy Mace, Bethany Bailey and John Morris, respectively, head of industrial research, Americas; managing director, strategic consulting; managing director, strategy & operations; and leader, industrial services, Americas, at Cushman & Wakefield Spring 2016

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

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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 Spring 2016

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 Spring 2016

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. Spring 2016

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

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Energy Consumption Disclosure Requirements 

By: Stuart Brodsky, director, Center for the Sustainable Built Environment, New York University School of Professional Studies, Schack Institute of Real Estate Spring 2016

A number of states and municipalities now mandate energy performance disclosure for some commercial buildings.

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The Police Station of the Future 

By: Leigh Christy, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, associate principal, Perkins+Will Spring 2016

Five factors are shaping designs for new police stations and other public safety facilities.

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New & Noteworthy 

By: Julie D. Stern, managing editor, Development Spring 2016

An assortment of brief facts and figures about new and noteworthy development projects.