CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Burkert Contromatics Corp. of Germany has leased 38,500 square feet in the Whitehall Tech Center from FORT Properties. The lease, which expires in 2014, expands Burkert’s current warehouse space by 22,500 square feet. The 204,900-square-foot center consists of two fully leased buildings located on Whitehall Park Drive in Charlotte. Bill Wood of Charlotte-based Trinity Partners Industrial Property Services represented the owner along with FORT Properties’ Robert Alter. Trinity’s Terry Brennan represented the lessee.