News Article | 11/12/2007

Week in Review: Park plan advances

Hillwood Development Co. LLC, a Dallas-based real estate developer led by Ross Perot Jr., has committed to the initial stage of a massive industrial park along Interstate 26 near Summerville. The first building at the Charleston Trade Center will measure about 400,000 square feet, the State Ports Authority announced. Hillwood has submitted plans showing more than a dozen buildings on the site with more than 8 million square feet of industrial space for warehouse operators and manufacturers.