DB Schenker Logistics expands within 3-rd part logistics
The latest investment is an extensive warehouse terminal close to the Landvetter airport outside Gothenburg city. This is a project consisting of a 32.000 m2 building already planned to expand with a further additional 18.000 m2.
DB Schenker is one of the world’s leading actors within logistics. The fastest expanding division within DB Schenker in Sweden is 3-rd part logistics, where the business idea is to take over other companies warehousing and shipping – external warehouse services.
The project – solution: DB Schenker has a team of experts for planning purposes, Solution Design, designing and making drawings of new terminal investments. At an early stage Constructor Sweden AB was contacted due to a long lasting close teamwork and the group worked out warehouse equipment and the flow with the warehouse. The solution became a high rise pallet racking installation Constructor P90 Silverline 11 m high for 17.000 pallets and in addition a narrow isle racking installation also 11 m high totally 21.000 meter of shelves. The shelves are designed of mesh in order to fulfil demand for sprinkler functionality in case of a fire. A mezzanine floor of 8000 m2 is equipped with shelving system HI280 special storing of hanging clothes.
The result: A strategically located warehouse terminal where already contract is signed with some leading Nordic companies like the sport chain Intersport and companies within profile clothing and fashion.
- Warehouse space 32.000 + 18.000 m2
- Daily volumes, under increase, 2500 orders and 17500 order lines.