A 316,000ft² DC is to be built at the Logistics Park neighbouring DP World’s London Gateway container port. The development is a 50/50 joint venture with industrial real estate developer Prologis and is expected to be completed by Spring 2015. The single-sided, 15-metre-high unit also has space for potential expansion and is connected by road and rail to the port. Andrew Griffiths, MD of Prologis UK, said: “This is the best opportunity in the south-east to offer multi-modal connectivity. The […]
Container hauliers may soon find themselves being brought to book less frequently for being inadvertently overloaded, following a new EC proposal to tighten up on the declared weights on shipping containers.
DP World London Gateway’s logistics hub has this week been opened by transport minister Robert Goodwill.