KDC, HARBERT BREAK GROUND FOR INDUSTRIAL PARK
AUSTIN, TEXAS — Dallas-based KDC and Birmingham, Ala.-based Harbert Management Corp. have started construction for Northpointe Trade Center, a three-building industrial park located at 2251 Piccadilly Dr. in Austin. The three buildings will total 448,550 square feet, and each will include 24- to 28-foot clear ceiling heights and ESFR sprinkler systems. The project will apply for LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Construction of the building shells is scheduled for completion in March 2009. Spring Valley Construction will provide construction services, with Azimuth Architecture serving as project architect. Brian Liverman, Scott Flack and Doug Thomas of Live Oak Gottesman will be handling leasing for the project.