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Asahi Kasei Plastics

  • Location
  • Athens, Alabama
  • Size
  • 150000 square feet
  • Assignment Type
  • Site Selection / Feasibility / Construction Management / Transaction Management


  • We worked with Asahi Kasei management in a four state, one hundred site search in the southern US to construct a 150,000 SF facility with expansion up to 400,000 SF.
  • We worked extensively with the client to evaluate both qualitative & quantitative criteria to establish & secure the correct site on which to construct the building.
  • This also entailed assistance with incentives negotiations & providing owner’s representation services to oversee the construction of the building.


  • We helped secure & close on a 51-acre land site in Athens, AL.
  • Negotiation of an Infrastructure Agreement with the City & State to bring certain infrastructure to the site along with other cash incentives.
  • Assistance with the design (both building & process areas), construction & the eventual delivery of the building.
  • $20 million project budget.
  • Signature Advisory Services delivered approximately $2M in value via value engineering & other concepts.