Duke Realty Promotes Jeff Thornton to Regional Senior Vice President

(Dallas and Houston, Tex. – Jan. 8, 2014) Jeff D. Thornton has been promoted to Regional Senior Vice President for Duke Realty’s Texas operations. In his new position, Thornton will assume responsibility for the company’s Houston, Tex. operations in addition to its Dallas, Tex. business unit. Thornton will oversee the leasing and management of Duke… Continue Reading

Bray International, Inc., Houston, TX

Headquartered in Houston, Bray International, Inc., has been in business 27 years and seen steady growth throughout that time. When that growth prompted an expansion several years ago, the location of Westland I—close to Highway 290 and to Bray’s headquarter campus—made it a good choice. The relationship that came out of that first lease meant… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s Sam Houston Crossing Two Is 91 Percent Leased

(Houston, Tex. – April 23, 2013) The Houston office of Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty) today announced that it has leased 35,556 square feet in Sam Houston Crossing Two, its new, speculative office building, to Integrated Trade Systems, Inc. Integrated Trade Systems, which provides international commerce services, such as procurement, inspections, logistics and information technology,… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Makes List Of “Best Companies To Work For In Texas”

The 2013 Best Companies to Work for in Texas list was announced, and Duke Realty was honored in the “large employer” (500 or more employees) category. Surveying began in summer 2012 and included two phases, one providing an organizational overview of each company and the other an in-depth employee questionnaire. Duke Realty has 49 employees between the Dallas… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Leases 108,639 Square Feet in Sam Houston Crossing Two

(Houston, Tex. – Feb. 4, 2013) Duke Realty Corporation’s (Duke Realty) Houston office announces that it has leased 108,639 square feet in Sam Houston Crossing Two, its new, speculative suburban office building, to Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FET), a global provider of manufactured technologies and applied products for the energy industry. Scheduled for completion… Continue Reading

Bray International Expands Leased Space with Duke Realty

Duke Realty Corporation’s (Duke Realty) Houston office announces that Bray International, a Texas corporation that manufactures flow control products, has signed a new 80,200-square foot lease in Westland II and extended its existing 84,420-square foot lease in Westland I.

Serving Meals to the Homeless in Houston

A team from Duke Realty’s Houston office worked with SEARCH Homeless Services to get meals to the area’s homeless. Pat Hayslip, Executive Administrative Assistant; David Hudson, Senior Vice President; Cory Driskill, Senior Leasing Representative; and Leigh Ann Bryan, Assistant Property Manager, prepared and served meals with SEARCH.

Duke Realty expands medical office presence in Texas

Duke Realty, a leading owner, manager and developer of healthcareproperties in the United States, has acquired three medical office buildings (MOBs) located on the CHRISTUS St. Catherine campus in Katy, a western suburb of Houston.

Duke Realty Leases 80,200 Square Feet to Berlin Packaging

Duke Realty Corporation (Duke Realty) has announced that Berlin Packaging LLC (Berlin Packaging) has leased 80,200 square feet in Westland II, a new warehouse/distribution building Duke Realty is developing in northwest Houston. Berlin Packaging, North America’s premier Hybrid Packaging Supplier of plastic, glass, and metal containers and closures, will expand and relocate its existing Houston operations into Westland II in June 2011.