This story was originally published on Construction Forum St. Louis on July 21, 2020.
“The first industrial warehouse at Northpoint Development’s Gateway Tradeport in Pontoon Beach, Illinois is complete. Contegra Construction Co. built the 544,000-square-foot warehouse which is designed with flexibility to serve the region’s distribution market. Gateway Tradeport was launched in 2019. It is a 600-acre master planned industrial park with space to host more than 7.5 million square feet of distribution space.
Located at 5106 State Route 111, the warehouse features space that can be divisible into 135,000-square-foot increments. It features 36-foot clear height ceilings, 56 dock doors, fully equipped dock packages with 45,000 pound dock levelers, Clerestory warehouse windows efficient LED high-bay lighting with occupancy sensors and parking for 157 trailers. The facility built with tilt-up concrete panels and is topped by a TPO roof with R20 insulation…”Read More