BIG INDUSTRIAL PURCHASES FORMER BRIDGESTONE FIRESTONE PLANT
OKLAHOMA CITY — Big Industrial, a Kansas-based industrial property developer, has purchased the vacant Bridgestone Firestone plant located near the intersection of Interstate 35 and Interstate 40 in Oklahoma City. The company plans to renovate the facility, which closed in December 2006, and lease it out for general warehousing and distribution purposes to another company. The property is 2 million square feet on 310 acres, half of which is available for new construction. Eric Dienstbach of Binswanger represented both the buyer and the seller in the transaction. Terms of the sale were undisclosed.