DSV to Build New Distribution Facility in Scotland
Released on: July 11, 2008, 4:35 am
Press Release Author: SARAH CHASE
Industry: Transportation & Logistics
Press Release Summary: DSV has signed a £3.4 million contract with Glascow-based McKean & Company in order to build a new distribution facility at Eurocentral in Lanarkshire, Scotland. The new facility, which compliments DSV's recent growth, will incorporate a cross-dock and storage warehouse an office facilities.
Press Release Body: LONDON, 10 July 2008 - DSV has signed a £3.4 million contract with Glascow-based McKean & Company in order to build a new distribution facility at Eurocentral in Lanarkshire, Scotland. The new facility, which compliments DSV's recent growth, will incorporate a cross-dock and storage warehouse an office facilities.
According to a spokesperson close to the development, the construction project is expected to take 36-weeks to complete. The facility will further enhance and assist with DSV's current operations within UK. Already a large entity within the UK, DSV's operations are comprised of 1500 staff positioned in 27 locations, offering 70,000m2 of terminal storage. DSV operate over 200 UK Distribution vehicles to provide a trunking network between 7 strategically placed hubs.
McKean Group Managing Director, Dave Noar, noted, \"The market place is very competitive at the moment so we are delighted to have secured this important contract.\"
René Falch Olesen, UK managing director at DSV Road, further stated, "We are very pleased with the project. We are looking forward to the completion so that DSV can continue our expansion within Scotland and commence with increased services from the new distribution facility."
#### NOTES TO EDITORS: DSV is a global supplier of transport and logistics services. DSV has offices in more than 50 countries all over the world. Together with our partners and agents, we offer services in more than 100 countries, making DSV a truly global player. By our professional and advantageous overall solutions, the 18,500 DSV employees are expected to achieve a worldwide annual turnover of 4.6 billion euro for 2008. www.dsv.com
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