UWC to get 15,000sqm multipurpose built-to-suit facility in Logistics Park Modon 1
LogiPoint and United Warehouse Company Ltd. (UWC) have signed a strategic partnership contract under which LogiPoint will build a dedicated multipurpose built to suit facility for UWC in Jeddah.
The ‘Built-to-Suit’ facility will be developed in LogiPoint’s Logistics Hub located in the heart of Modon, Jeddah Industrial City 1 and will be a state-of-the-art addition to the industrial city.
LogiPoint are an internationally recognized and award-winning logistics and supply chain hub based in Jeddah, while United Warehouse Company are one of the leading 3PL companies in the Kingdom offering specialized logistics solutions to the market.
The new facility will be built over a 15,000 sqm area and will include a 12,000 covered warehousing space.
This will be a state-of-the-art facility designed to include frozen, chilled, ambient and dry sections and will, therefore, enable United Warehousing Company to cater to the full spectrum of warehousing clientele ranging from meat and poultry to dairy to foodstuff to raw materials for manufacturing.
Jeddah Logistics Hub (JLH) is a 120,000 sqm fully integrated logistics platform enabling Industrial area users to optimize and streamline their logistics operations.
Farooq Shaikh, CEO LogiPoint, said: “The Logistics Hub is a self-contained Logistics eco-system, a value creation platform which enables our clients to set and achieve ambitious targets in speed, efficiency and operational excellence in supply chain.
"Our agreement with United Warehousing Company underscores the importance of strategic partnerships in designing and delivering next-generation advanced logistics solutions in the Kingdom."
Eng. Fathi Baisa, Managing Director of United Warehouse Company, added that the logistics sector and the industrial sector are twins in terms of integration in services.