The company recently broke ground on the 6,350-square-meter facility, which will replace a smaller operation in the same city. Completion is expected in June of 2015. The facility will feature new sorting and loading equipment, and 99 loading docks for vans and trucks. It will support direct delivery to customers in Liege, Arnhem, Northampton, Paris and Zurich. In another company announcement, TNT is expanding air services to Germany. It now offers five weekly flights, with service between Hanover and its main international air hub in Liege, Belgium; Hanover and Billund, Denmark; and Oslo, Norway and Hanover. All flights are operated with a Boeing 737-400 freighter. The daily overnight flight from Liege to Hanover Langenhagen Airport enables delivery of urgent shipments to the region before 9:00 a.m. After reloading, the flight continues to Denmark. The flight from Hanover to Liege, which originates from Oslo, departs Hanover every night.
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