The Next Generation of Cold Chain Real Estate

Cold Summit Development is a pure-play cold chain real estate developer. 

We deliver the most innovative, energy efficient, sustainable facilities on the planet. 



Our team challenges convention.

We reframe Cold Storage industry problems, finding new solutions, ensuring our facilities remain at the leading edge of cold chain technology.


Our team engineers efficiency.

We intentionally select each component of the facility to drive long-term sustainability and the energy efficiency we demand.


Our team builds quality buildings.

We distill the highest quality features from over 150 built facilities to create our rigorous specifications and guidelines; delivering the quality we stand behind.

Featured Properties

Cold Summit - Bedford Park-37

Chicago 1

213,000 SF
Single Tenant
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Port of Wilmington NC

293,000 SF + 159,000 SF
Cold Summit Dallas 1

Dallas 1

358,000 SF


Unrivaled Experience and Expertise

Our team addresses every facet of a complex and evolving asset class.  We've brought together deep construction experience, logistics & supply chain strategy, maritime and port operation experience, and married them with investment and finance expertise; providing our customers and capital partners a seamless interface to the development process.

2024 CSD Team

Let Our Team Build Your Cold Chain.

"Developing cold chain real estate is tough.  We have assembled the right skills and expertise to get the job done.  Cold Summit Development is here as a resource, so your team can focus on your operations - let us take care of the real estate."

– Scott Pertel, Founder & CEO