A&R Logistics leases 133,333 square feet at AmeriPort Industrial Park in Baytown, TX

Industrial Lease.

Colliers International is pleased to announce A&R Logistics has leased 133,333 square feet of tilt-wall, distribution warehouse at AmeriPort Industrial Park located at 703 Logistics Drive South in Baytown, Texas. The tenant was represented by Charles G. Fertitta Jr of Colliers International.

“A&R Logistics is the leading supply chain services provider for the chemical industry." commented A&R Logistics' President of Export and Domestic Warehousing, Sam Diaz. "One of the key values we bring to our customers is our deep expertise in export resin packaging. Our expansion in Baytown underscores our commitment to grow our export packaging operations. In addition to future growth to the east of Houston, we are also opening two state-of-the-art facilities in Charleston, SC and Savannah, GA in September and December, respectively. Each facility will have capacity to package 650 railcars per month.” 


The developer of AmeriPort Industrial Park, National Property Holdings, was represented by Robert Alinger of Colliers International. AmeriPort Industrial Park is a 1,000+ acre, rail-served, master planned industrial park comprised of over four million square feet of buildings and 55 miles of railroad with storage in excess of 3,000 railcars. The park’s location in Baytown, Texas provides distribution warehouse, manufacturing, and packaging facilities with easy accessibility and improved logistics that strengthen the operations of businesses located there.

“It is exciting to be part of the team and to advise A&R Logistics as it implements strategic plans and makes smart real estate decisions that help their customers meet their objectives.” said Principal & Director of Colliers International, Charles G. Fertitta, Jr.

Houston’s industrial market continues its rapid growth, with over 17 million square feet of industrial space currently under construction. Over three million square feet of the projects under construction are in the East-Southeast Far submarket, which also happens to be the largest submarket in Houston, with an existing inventory of 76.4 million square feet.


National Property Holdings is a developer of commercial properties and industrial buildings, both speculative and build-to-suit. Active construction projects in the Houston MSA include: SouthPoint Business Park Phase 2 (47 acres); Republic Business Center (160 acres); Market Street (a two building site, totaling 395,725 square feet); and AmeriPort Industrial and Business Parks in Baytown, Texas (1,400 acres). As a full-service real estate firm, clients have long relied on NPH to design, develop and construct unique build-to-suit and design-build projects.

To see a list of all current National Property Holding developments, visit http://nationalpropertyholdings.com.

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Robert Alinger

Principal | Houston


Robert Alinger joined the Colliers International | Houston in May 2019 as senior vice president. He focuses on project leasing, tenant and buyer representation, investment sales, site acquisition and disposition, and build-to-suit analysis. 

Robert has achieved the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) designation, the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation, and the LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP) designation. Robert is also a member of the Houston Association of Realtors, and serves on the Paint Horse Committee of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Robert volunteers his time at the Houston Food Bank and assists in building homes for Habitat for Humanity.

Since 2016, Robert represented National Property Holdings, a Houston based Industrial Development Firm, in the acquisition of 16 tracts of land, totaling more than 745 acres. He facilitated the development of these properties, and the resulting business parks will add an additional 5,200,000 SF of Class A, industrial and distribution space to their existing portfolio of 3,700,000 SF. During the same 2 year period he completed in excess of 1,400,000 SF of leases which has brought their portfolio to 98% occupancy.

Robert is a native Texan and was born in Houston. He graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelors of Science in Construction Management Technology. Robert is a member of the University of Houston Alumni Association and the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity Alumni Association. Robert, his wife Patrice and children, Nolan and Reese, live in the Memorial area.

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Charles G. Fertitta Jr.

Principal & Director | Houston


Mr. Fertitta represents clients with a primary focus in occupier advisory and corporate services encompassing the lease, purchase, sale, and structured finance of real property. Charles has over twenty years of experience in the office & industrial sector and represents clients with a local presence as well as clients nationally and internationally.  He is recognized as a tenant representation specialist, offering result driven solutions for users of office and industrial real estate, providing a single end-to-end representation resource for new locations, multi-location, extensions, expansions, and consulting. Clients are able to make smart decisions in the intermodal and multimodal 3PL sector by leveraging his logistics background.

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