Work on DPD’s £100m East Midlands hub has been completed, with the facility expected to be fully operational by next September. The 360,000ft² hub at Hinckley Commercial Park, Leicestershire, has 264 loading dock doors, 73,087ft² for mezzanine split over two floors and will have a Beumer automated sortation system which will run the length of the 5,059ft-long building. The parcel carrier claims that the hub was completed ahead of schedule. Building work began in July 2013. The operator plans to […]
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