Posted By Staff Writers On April 23, 2015 @ 8:03 pm

OAK BROOK, IL – CenterPoint Properties proudly announces a 300,278 square foot build-to-suit distribution center for DS Containers at DuPage Business Center in West Chicago, Illinois. The state-of-the-art facility will be situated on 14.55 acres, with the ability for future expansion. Rich Brolly and Gerard Keating represented DS Containers in the transaction, while Dominic Carbonari and Frank Griffin of JLL represented CenterPoint.

“We are excited for the continued development of new Class A facilities at DuPage Business Center. DS Containers will be the latest addition to a group of industrial tenants in the park that has flexible land sites with ready-to-go infrastructure and improvements in place,” said Edward Harrington, Senior Vice President of Development of CenterPoint. “The DuPage Business Center boasts immediate developable land sites, in addition to providing the benefits of a corporate campus setting.”

DS Containers, a leading manufacturer of two-piece polymer-coated steel aerosol cans, will occupy the 300,278 square foot space, which is expandable by approximately 250,000 square feet providing flexibility in their operations. The build-to-suit will feature 20 exterior dock doors, 1 drive-in door, 27 trailer positions and 73 car parking spaces, and is situated within close proximity to the Company’s manufacturing facility in Batavia, IL.

“Our expertise in successfully developing Class A industrial properties and executing professional and effective property management enhances the business partner’s experience, aiding our Company’s vision of a national presence to support the real estate needs of our current and future tenants,” said Harrington.

DS Containers joins New Continuum and Pella at DuPage Business Center, which features diverse communication and utility infrastructure, fully improved sites with off-site detention, and adjacency to key transportation routes. CenterPoint is the exclusive developer at DuPage Business Center and has master-planned more than 5.5 Million square feet of proposed industrial facilities on approximately 500-acres of developable land, within the park.

For park development inquiries, please contact Dominic Carbonari (, Frank Griffin ( or Edward Harrington (

About CenterPoint Properties

CenterPoint Properties is focused on the development, acquisition and management of industrial property and transportation infrastructure that enhances business and government supply chain efficiency. The company invests in major coastal and inland port logistics markets anchoring North America’s principal freight lanes. For more information on CenterPoint Properties, visit or follow @centerpointprop on Twitter.

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