Industrial / Distribution
Square Footage: 4,000,000
Cost: $150 Million
Location: Miami, FL
Key Features: Category 5 rating | Proximity to airport | Easy highway access
Firms Role: Developer, Leasing, Property Management
Beacon Tradeport is a 4-million-square-foot warehouse/distribution center and technologically advanced facilities for the telecommunications industry. It is part of the 320-acre mixed-use commercial development referred to in the Dolphin Mall description. The project is comprised of 29 buildings ranging in size from 60,000 to 200,000 square feet and was developed in phases to allow maximum flexibility in building design, size and location to meet market requirements. The telecommunications facilities were designed and built with many unique characteristics such as the ability to withstand a Category 5 hurricane, 100 watts per square foot of power, emergency power generations and multiple fiber optic carriers to the buildings.
Beacon Tradeport is located within the burgeoning Miami Airport West industrial market its location, with direct interchange access to the Florida’s Turnpike and the Dolphin Expressway, is well positioned to serve the Miami International Airport and all of Florida with its links to the interstate highway system.
Swerdlow Group formed a venture with four of the country’s leading financial institutions and endowments to finance the project valued in excess of $500 million. This unprecedented transaction earned Swerdlow Group a Best Real Estate Deal of the Year award for Best New Development.