ProLogis is a leading provider of distribution facilities and services, with more than 1,700 facilities owned, managed and under development in 90 markets throughout North America, Europe and Asia. After participating in a competitive bid process, The Korte Company was selected by ProLogis to build their new warehouse/distribution center at the Gateway Commerce Park in Pontoon Beach, Illinois. The nearly 1.3 million square foot facility was constructed using tilt-up concrete panels and an EPDM roof. It is located on a 61.22-acre site, and is the largest facility of its type constructed by Korte. Specific building features include 1,236,678 SF warehouse; 10,000 SF office space; plus 7,191 SF forklift/maintenance area; 4,775 SF future space for third-party packing company; 3,000 SF area used by truckers to complete paperwork, 277 parking spaces and 421 trailer spaces.