OTTAWA, July 10, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Canadian real estate & construction leader Broccolini has been chosen by Amazon to develop a built-to-suit fulfillment centre in Ottawa, which confirms Broccolini's position as one of the most important builder & developer of industrial buildings across Canada. With offices in Ottawa, Toronto and Montreal, Broccolini is a single-source provider of construction, development and real-estate services for office, industrial, retail, residential and entertainment sectors.
"With this latest announcement, Broccolini will continue to deliver outstanding Projects here in the National Capital Region, and we look forward to breaking ground for the new Amazon Ottawa Fulfilment Centre later this summer," says James Beach, Broccolini's Director of Real Estate and Business Development.
In excess of 1 million square feet, this fast-tracked project scheduled to open in 2019 will become the largest industrial facility ever to be constructed in the National Capital Region, and will create more than 600 new full-time jobs once operational.
In addition to its role as builder and developer of the Ottawa Fulfillment Centre, Broccolini will also act as landlord and property manager. "Amazon will benefit from our considerable and diversified expertise to coordinate all development & construction aspects from the outset through to delivery, as well as Broccolini's management experience that comes with its impressive portfolio and properties," adds Mr. Beach.
About Broccolini A Canadian leader in the real estate & construction industry, Broccolini is a single-source provider of construction, development and management services for industrial, commercial, and residential buildings. Its Real Estate Division currently owns & manages a portfolio of more than 40 properties, representing a total of over 6 million sq. ft. of assets.
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