Prime Logistics Warehousing space for Grit Urban Logistics, a new entity entering the Logistics Warehousing market of Kenya. The project is located near Nairobi's International Airport, in Machakos County, Nairobi.

As a ‘spec’ logistics warehouse, the brief was determined by Grit/Hodari’s expected uptake in the market. 9 500sqm of standard warehousing with cross docking, and support facilities & about 900sqm of ancillary office space.

The warehouse needed to comply with FM2 floor spec & 14,5m eaves for high racking, and natural ventilation. THE Warehouse can be sub-divided to suit tenant requirements and has two storey offices of 600sqm and 300sqm to serve the two warehouse spaces. The first warehouse also has a mezzanine picking platform connected to the loading areas and the office building. Support facilities of about 300sqm by way of guardhouse, service rooms for MEP, Fire water tanks & sprinkler system, and waste water treatment plant is provided, with borehole water as the main water supply source. Solar water heating is also employed.

Client Grit Real Estate Income Group
Development Managers Hodari Africa
Construction to start Third Quarter 2020
MEP design Engineers HFW Durban
MEP execution Engineers Bosch Kenya
Project Manager Africa CityScape
Principal Agent Agora Quantity Surveyors
Quantity Surveyor YMR Kenya
Structural & Civil Engineer CED Kenya
Electical & Mechanical Engineer Spoormaker & Partners