June  4, 2024 (HOUSTON) – Lee & Associates – Houston is excited to announce the recent groundbreaking of EMPIRE Industrial Park in Eagle Pass, Texas. This park, the first of its kind in this strategic location, is designed to meet the needs of diverse industries and international trade, fostering a thriving business environment. Empire Industrial Park offers 461 acres of versatile land tracts ranging from 5-60 acres available for sale or built-to-suit. Ideal for distribution, warehousing, cold storage, transportation terminals, logistics, cross dock building configurations, light manufacturing, and for food and produce distribution centers. Furthermore, the development is located within a Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ), providing unique benefits for businesses involved in international trade, including a Magna site with secondary custom inspection capabilities on site.

Enrique Volkmer, Associate at Lee & Associates, is overseeing the sale and leasing activity for this state-of-the-art Class A facility on behalf of the developer, EMPIRE. The development, managed by Cobalt Construction as the general contractor and designed by Slay Engineering, is projected to deliver Q2 2025.

Volkmer commented, “this development will bring the much-needed infrastructure that will be able to service many industries and international trade and will promote time and cost savings for those traveling through Eagle Pass”.

In attendance, offering their support for the EMPIRE Industrial Park development, were Eagle Pass Mayor Salinas, Maverick County Judge Ramsey, along with Texas State Representative Morales.

Empire Future Site Plan

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