Knight Webb have been instructed by long-standing client Exton Estates to provide project management services for the construction of two developments at its prime urban logistics Island Road development in Reading.
In the first development, Knight Webb have been instructed to manage the construction of a 100,000 sq ft urban logistics delivery facility to be developed for DHL and is subject to a forward funding agreement. Construction will commence in early 2018 with completion in December 2018.
In the second development, on the plot immediately adjacent, Knight Webb has also been instructed to project manage the delivery of a further additional 15,000 sq ft speculative industrial development
Exton exchanged conditional contracts with Reading Borough Council in late 2016 to purchase this prime 8 acre site and the scheme consists of a two unit scheme of 100,000 sq.ft and 15,000 sq.ft.