Charlotte, NC (August 2011) – Merrifield Patrick Vermillion, LLC, one of the area’s leading providers of commercial real estate services, represented Crosco Company with the leasing of a portion of their building at 550 Gulf Drive. Heritage Transport, LLC will occupy approximately 10,151 square feet of distribution space along with an abundance of outside storage.

In 2010, Heritage Transport a wholly owned subsidiary of Heritage Environmental Services, LLC (, received its SmartWay Certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as a qualified transportation partner. This greatly sought after certification is issued only to those transporters who demonstrate their commitment to reducing fuel consumption, which not only protects the environment but can also improve a company’s bottom line.

Headquartered in Indianapolis, Heritage operates a nationwide network of 18 facilities. The company provides environmental services for a variety of industries, including manufacturing, healthcare, and oil and gas.

Billy Thomas of Merrifield Patrick Vermillion represented the landlord, Crosco Company and Bob Bell of Queens Properties represented Heritage Transport, LLC in this lease.


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