DSV Solutions India celebrated a momentous occasion with the groundbreaking ceremony for its forthcoming state-of-the-art integrated warehousing facility in Bhiwandi, Maharashtra. This event signifies a significant leap in DSV’s dedication to delivering cutting-edge logistics services to its Indian clientele.
Mr. Guillaume B., Executive Vice President, DSV Solutions APAC, expressed, “In India, we are committed to business growth, expanding our presence, and optimizing operations. The groundbreaking ceremony symbolizes our commitment. The DSV facility, spanning 650,000 sq.ft., stands as the largest in Asia. This milestone, named DSV-Ganga, marks a significant achievement for all stakeholders.”
The integrated warehousing facility in Bhiwandi, sprawling across 650,000 square feet, will offer a capacity of 60,000 pallet positions, with a temperature-controlled area and VNA racking around 20,000 pallet positions. Equipped with advanced technology, including narrow aisles, advanced conveyors, ASRS (Automated Storage and Retrieval System), and multi-tier racking with conveyor technology, it promises optimal productivity and storage density.
Key highlights of the DSV integrated warehousing facility:
Sustainability: The facility will integrate 100% solar panels, rainwater harvesting systems, and a commitment to LEED Gold certification, underlining DSV’s dedication to eco-friendly logistics solutions.
Impressive Ceiling Height: Featuring over 55 ft clear height ceiling, the facility accommodates dense storage and advanced automation for efficient and sustainable logistics operations.
Loading and Parking Facilities: Ample loading bays and container parking spaces will streamline logistics operations and supply chain management.
The construction and operation of this facility will create employment opportunities, contributing to the local economy and community growth.
Mr. Gaurav Gupta, MD, DSV Solutions India, stated, “This marks the beginning of our commitment to furthering warehousing efforts in the nation, with facilities that are technologically advanced and align with our sustainability goals.”
The DSV integrated warehousing facility in Bhiwandi will generate significant employment opportunities, foster community growth, and transform the Indian logistics landscape. It exemplifies DSV’s unwavering commitment to providing innovative, efficient, and sustainable logistics solutions, enabling clients to thrive in the competitive global market.