The new GAC Abu Dhabi facility, expected to be fully operational by January next year, will serve a wide range of sectors including oil and gas, manufacturing, construction, FMCG, household effects, and specialist equipment.
Agility is bullish on growth as e-com demand rises and it looks to emerging markets in Africa.
26 rotational AGVs with lifting platforms share the workspace and interact with employees and robots in manufacturing plant for 6th largest international automotive parts manufacturer in the world.
H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum inaugurates Kuehne + Nagel UAE’s latest warehouse facility for high-value industries
Infor SCE was installed and implemented to help the company handle and monitor more than 10,000 pallets within three different storage areas depending on item categories.
With the completion of the warehouse, installation work will begin on a filling station for transferring chemicals of various hazard classes into drums and IBCs.
The solar plant is expected to cover more than 50% of the company’s electricity consumption at the warehouses, saving 1,750 tons of CO2 during the first year of operation.
Bobcat has around 180 dealers in 75 EMEA countries and by investing in the new facility in Halle, it will ensure the faster service for the company’s dealers and their customers, it said in a statement.
By combining the solutions offered by ALEC Energy and Smart4Power, warehouse operators in the UAE can almost eliminate their carbon footprint in terms of energy use.
The business will use the base as a strategic global hub for its blue-chip retail, manufacturing and oil and gas clients.
Strategically located with easy connectivity to Jebel Ali Port, Al Maktoum International Airport and the Expo 2020 site, the 25,000 sqm purpose-built, fulfilment centre, featuring over 700 sqm of green space, is the first of its kind in the Middle East.
Ajman Civil Defence said no casualties were reported and that the fire was brought under control within a few hours by three fire-fighting teams.