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By: James Wright 29/09/19
A workout with a view at Prologis Park Wellingborough West

A workout with a view We believe our network of over twenty Prologis Parks in the UK provide the perfect environment to encourage physical activity for both employees and the local community. That’s why, as part of our Parklife initiative, we regularly include walking and cycle paths on and around the parks and, in some cases, […]

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By: Phil Oakley 26/09/19
Gathering momentum: Progress at DIRFT

In March this year, the steelwork started at the 404,000 square foot distribution centre we are building for the Arcadia Group at the new phase of Prologis RFI DIRFT. On the same day, the foundations of the first houses were dug at Urban & Civic’s and Aviva Investors’ neighbouring residential development at Houlton. Together, the […]

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By: Paul Weston 24/09/19
Bridge to a new community

  A Bridge to a new community Find out more about this landmark development and our strong relationship with Dartford Borough Council by watching our short case study video.   In the early 2000s, Dartford Borough Council decided to regenerate a 264 acre brownfield site that was originally called Dartford Park and subsequently become known […]

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Supporting Cool Earth in Papua New Guinea

Palm oil is the world’s most popular vegetable oil, but it is also one of main causes of rainforest destruction. When forests are cleared to make way for palm plantations, ecosystems that have taken millions of years to evolve can be destroyed in a matter of days. Demand for palm oil is rising and producers […]

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By: Simon Cox 14/09/19
Sustainability champions at Warwickshire College Group

Having cut its carbon footprint by 25% over the past three years, Warwickshire College Group (WCG) is planning to make further reductions during 2017/2018. This alone is a tremendous achievement, but the impact of the whole programme, which is sponsored by Prologis, is potentially even more far-reaching. It is inspiring students to become a new […]

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By: Paul Johnson 13/09/19
From quarry to community

“What a brilliant course…has to be one of the best for years.” “A really enjoyable course, thanks for all the hard work.” These were just two of the comments from competitors in Kettering Cycling Club’s Mountain Bike event held at Linear Park in May this year. A 90 acre area of public open space that […]

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Uncovering the past as we build for the future

The site has produced one of the best preserved Roman lime kilns in the country. Paul Clark, Associate Director of CgMs   Archaeologists have discovered that Prologis Park Hemel Hempstead at Maylands Gateway, is building on a history of industrial activity at the site. Led by CgMs and Oxford Archaeology, the team has excavated a […]

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By: Simon Cox 11/09/19
Sustainability champions of the future

At Prologis UK we don’t just build industrial logistics buildings, we build lasting relationships with local communities. Recently, our sustainability champions visited Hayes Meadow Primary School in Rugeley with an Education Officer from the Eden Project to talk to the children about sustainability and how they can play their part in protecting the planet. Being […]

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