Tesco Inks 140,000-SF Lease at ProLogis Park Galanta-Gan in Slovakia

ProLogis has leased more than 140,000 square feet in Bratislava, Slovakia, to Tesco International Clothing Brand,  a division of Tesco plc.Construction on the 290,000-square-foot building located at ProLogis Park Galanta-Gan commenced in July 2008, and is scheduled for completion during the first quarter of 2009.This is Tesco’s third lease with ProLogis in Slovakia. The company also occupies 700,000 square feet in another building at the same park and more than 375,000 square feet of space at ProLogis Park Bratislava. ProLogis Park Galanta-Gan comprises two completed warehouse facilities totaling more than 1.7 million square feet in addition to the 290,000-square-foot facility that is under construction. The park is located near the international highway D1, which runs from Vienna through Bratislava and on to Russia, as well as the Bratislava airport and the Port of Bratislava, which connects to the Port of Rotterdam via the Danube River.ProLogis’ portfolio in Slovakia totals 4.17 million square feet of industrial space.