Defense Contractor Leases 34,000 SF in Natural Bridge Station; Bringing 60 Jobs to Rockbridge County, Virginia

Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer announces that XFS Global, LLC has leased 34,000 square feet of industrial space at 70 Douglas Way in Natural Bridge Station, Virginia.

XFS Global is widely recognized for its industry-leading production of state-of-the-art, fully integrated semi-permanent engineered fabric shelter systems for various applications such as aircraft storage, aircraft maintenance, warehouse space, temporary billeting, dining facilities, sports complexes, and more. XFS provides products and services to U.S. DOD, commercial, federal, and industrial customers. For more information, visit

XFS Global, LLC is a subsidiary of Creative Tent International, a maker of military grade tents. This defense contractor will provide 60 jobs for Rockbridge County.

Carmen Elliott of Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer handled the lease negotiations on behalf of XFS Global, LLC.

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Thalhimer was founded in 1913 and currently has offices in Richmond, Newport News, Virginia Beach, Fredericksburg, Roanoke, Charlottesville, and Lynchburg, Virginia. The company has nearly 100 broker professionals and employs nearly 425 associates. Thalhimer represents, on behalf of its clients, a property portfolio of nearly 55 million leasable square feet, and management of nearly 30 million square feet of commercial property, and over 9,000 multifamily units. In 2022, Thalhimer completed over 1,900 transactions with a transactional volume of more than $2.3 billion. Thalhimer is the region’s leading provider of comprehensive commercial real estate services. The firm offers comprehensive commercial real estate services including corporate services, investment sales, tenant representation, project management, asset management, and the sale and leasing of office, industrial and retail properties. To learn more, visit

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Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is a leading global commercial real estate services firm for property owners and occupiers with approximately 52,000 employees in approximately 400 offices and 60 countries. In 2022, the firm reported revenue of $10.1 billion across its core services of property, facilities and project management, leasing, capital markets, and valuation and other services. It also receives numerous industry and business accolades for its award-winning culture and commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and more. For additional information, visit