Panattoni Europe, one of the leading industrial developers in Europe, announced the employment of a new manager. As of July 2014 Frank Leweling has become the Head of Project Management for Panattoni Europe in Germany. He will be responsible for the execution of all new industrial and logistic projects.
Frank Leweling will oversee the construction of all newly assigned facilities, coordinate design works and inspections of the construction sites; cooperate with subcontractors, local authorities, city offices and administration organs, in terms of obtaining relevant permits from the beginning until the finalization of the investment.
During an over 20-year career he was employed by the real estate sector in such firms as Garbe Logistic AG, Kleusberg and Goldbeck Bau West GmbH. Most recently he held the position of Project manager for 7 years in Garbe in Hamburg, where among others he dealt with construction planning, land banking, bidding procedures of the general contractor and budget control.
Panattoni Europe is currently developing more than 343,000 sqm in Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic, including two facilities for Amazon totalling altogether over 200,000 sqm of space and a BTS project fro BLG in Bremen. Since the beginning of 2014 Panattoni completed a 50-thousand-square-metre facility for Castorama Polska, a 33-thousand-square-metre BTS facility for Polaris, and the BTS project in Kutno for a worldwide cereal producer.
Since 2005, that is from the onset of Panattoni's presence in Central Europe, the developer has built more than 2 million sqm of modern industrial space. In 2013 Panattoni Europe delivered more space than any other industrial/warehouse developer - an impressive 90,000 sqm, as well as having the largest space under construction - 317,000 sqm out of the 713,500 sqm under development across the market.