One of Europe’s leading logistics service companies, The Rhenus Group recently announced they had increased the storage capacity at their Meerane facility located in Saxony, Eastern Germany to a total of 45,000m2. Special guests from the business and politics worlds joined the logistics service provider to celebrate the opening of their new assembly and storage warehouse.
Customers from a plethora of industries, including the automotive and retail sectors will be served by the new multi-user facility.
The new 20,000m2 hall was built by metaWERK Meerane GmbH and will provide Rhenus with an additional 35,000 pallet spaces. Rhenus will also have the option to increase by another 30,000m2 of storage space.
Managing director of the Eastern German region and member of the Rhenus Warehousing Solutions management board, Heiko Nowak said, “Our capacities were almost used up and inquiries from our customers were rising. We are pleased that we have now created the conditions to move forward with our customers – especially since the plant’s facilities are unique in the region,” further adding that the new building is not only designed for classic goods but can also store Water Pollution Class 3 hazardous materials.
Branch Manager of Rhenus Warehousing Solutions in Meerane, Frank Frenzel added,
“From our location in Meerane, which is conveniently located near Highway 4 and in the border triangle between Poland, the Czech Republic and Germany, we can reach many customers in the region and beyond – from dealers to suppliers to producers.”