Duke Realty Leases 75,729 SF to Nippon Express

(Minneapolis, Minn. – Mar. 3, 2014) Duke Realty Corporation’s (Duke Realty) Minneapolis office announced that it has signed a new, 75,729-square foot lease in Enterprise Industrial Center with Nippon Express USA, a global logistics services provider. With this transaction, Enterprise Industrial Center, a165,755-square foot industrial building in Mendota Heights, is 100 percent leased.

“We are pleased that Nippon Express chose our Enterprise Industrial Center for its new warehouse/distribution center,” said Pat Mascia, Senior Vice President, Leasing and Development for Duke Realty in Minneapolis. “The building is ideal for their needs due to its location just south of the Twin Cities and its ready access to both I-35 and I-494.”

Phil Simonet with Paramount Real Estate Corporation represented Nippon Express in the transaction. Bryan VanHoof with CBRE was the listing broker, and Pat Mascia represented Duke Realty.

Parties interested in development or leasing opportunities in any of Duke Realty’s properties in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area are invited to contact Pat Mascia at 952.543.2900 or pat.mascia@dukerealty.com.

About Duke Realty

In the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area, Duke Realty owns, manages or has under development approximately 4.1 million square feet of industrial and retail properties and has strategic land positions available for future development. Duke Realty’s local offices are located at 1600 Utica Avenue South, Suite 250 in Minneapolis.

Duke Realty owns, maintains an interest in or has under development approximately 152.6 million rentable square feet of industrial and office assets, including medical office, in 22 major U.S. metropolitan areas. Duke Realty Corporation is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol DRE and is listed on the S&P MidCap 400 Index. More information about Duke Realty is available at www.dukerealty.com.