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Colliers and DG Real Estate announce a new speculative distribution facility at the intersection of I-26 and I-95


Colliers’ brokerage team to handle leasing and marketing for Bowman Industrial Center in Orangeburg County.

Orangeburg, SC – DG Real Estate has announced plans for Bowman Industrial Center, a ±677,160-square-foot speculative industrial distribution facility in Bowman, SC.

Colliers | South Carolina’s industrial brokerage experts Matt Pickard, Dave Mathews, SIOR and Chloe Heiligenstein have been hired for brokerage and marketing services to target distribution and manufacturing users for the building.

The Class A speculative building is scheduled to deliver in Q3 2023 and will feature 36-foot ceiling heights, 309 employee parking spaces, 184 trailer parking spaces, 150 9’x10’ dock-high doors and unparalleled access at the interchange of I-26 and I-95.

“Colliers is thrilled to be hired as the leasing and marketing team for Bowman Industrial Center,” said Matt Pickard, Senior Brokerage Associate with Colliers. “With immediate access to I-26 via Exit 165 and 70% of the US population within a two-day drive, the site’s location offers a logistical advantage for any large-scale distribution user in business-friendly Orangeburg County.”

Orangeburg County is home to major employers like GKN Aerospace, Husqvarna, Zeus and Sigmatex and has a labor force of ±704,881 people within a 60-minute drive.

“Orangeburg County is excited to have Bowman Industrial Center as an opportunity for prospective companies looking to relocate to our growing community,” said Kenneth Middleton, Orangeburg County Development Commission board chairman. “Our strategic location between the state’s capital, Columbia, and the state’s largest port city, Charleston, connects Orangeburg to the world.”

Pickard, Mathews and Heiligenstein specialize in leasing, user sales and investment sales of industrial properties. Their multifaceted platform gives them a unique insight into the market conditions for all types of industrial properties.

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Matt Pickard

Senior Brokerage Associate


I focus on site development as well as both landlord and tenant representation for industrial properties throughout the Charleston, SC region and throughout South Carolina. I have established myself in the market by forming key relationships in various industry sectors and learning the market drivers that impact end users. 

I work with clients to coach them on site development by providing creative solutions to overcome issues such as zoning, wetlands, access and utilities.  I have also worked closely with the South Carolina Ports Authority to better understand the full supply chain lifecycle to better serve our clients in their search for industrial space.

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Dave Mathews

Vice President


As part of the Colliers platform of services, I serve both tenants and landlords with their respective industrial  needs. I assist tenants with comprehensive site selection, acquisitions and dispositions and lease negotiations. In addition, I offer similar services to institutional landlords, which include strategic planning, detailed reporting and market analysis, marketing and lease/sale negotiations. I work with an integral team and find that our teamwork is one of our biggest advantages in completing deals for our clients that exceed their expectations.

Working in industrial brokerage, I have the opportunity to see the vast progress of companies and help to play a part in a client’s business development. I find that, for me, success is finding the best possible outcome for a client within their constraints and knowing that I have brought significant value to their growth.

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Chloe Heiligenstein

Brokerage Associate


As a Brokerage Associate on the industrial team, I provide both tenant and landlord representation for clients in the sale, leasing and disposition of industrial properties across Charleston and the Lowcountry region of South Carolina.

The most rewarding part of my job is helping clients find real estate solutions for their business operations and finding the best location for them.

Since our team specializes in industrial properties, we have the opportunity to help our clients solve their challenges in logistics, e-commerce and the supply chain process.

I love the entrepreneurial aspect of commercial real estate as well as the meaningful relationships you can foster long-term.

Clients come to our team because of our market knowledge and specialization in industrial spaces. We think outside of the box and can offer a network to help all parties throughout a transaction. Continuous communication is key to maintaining solid relationships with clients and I always approach each project we work with energy and enthusiasm.

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