The expansion project was recently awarded a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold rating by the U.S. Green Building Council. The project complements DWC’s focus on encouraging sustainable developments in the UAE ahead of the Dubai World Expo 2020.
Phase II’s addition of around 14,000 square meters of space to the warehouse and mezzanine brings the logistics center’s total covered area to 31,000 square meters.
Andy Weber, president MEA & Central Asia, Kuehne + Nagel, said: "With our extended premises in Dubai World Central, we have reaffirmed our commitment to cater to the growing regional demand for integrated logistics services while underlining our confidence in DWC as the premier aviation and logistics hub in the Middle East. With Dubai’s successful hosting bid for Expo 2020, we look forward to capitalize on the logistics infrastructure of DWC to optimally support our customers."
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