B&B Logistics opens State-of-the-Art Logistics Consolidation Center in Bahrain Logistics Zone

10 Apr, 2019


B&B Logistics held the official grand opening and inauguration of its new facility in the Bahrain Logistics Zone in Hidd on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 

The State-of-the-Art Logistics Consolidation Center covers an area of 26,000 sqm and features the latest technology and infrastructurefeatures that are unique in Bahrain, including specialized flooring to facilitate heavyweight pallets, the latest very narrow aisle (VNA) racking systems that reach up to 12.5 metres, sophisticated material-handling equipment, andadvanced chiller units. The facility will deal with both bonded and non-bonded goods.

The official opening was marked by a ribbon-cutting event attended by senior government officials and VIPs, including the Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications, His Excellency Engineer Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed, as well as dignitaries, members of the B&B Logistics’ Board of Directors,shareholders, management, and various representatives of the local and international business communities.

“We are proud to unveil this new facility which will enable B&B Logistics to enhance its service offering to all clientssaidDirector of B&B LogisticsW.L.L.Mr. Jason Smith. “B&B Logistics has,for many years been at the forefront of the Logistics Industry in Bahrain and we are very excited about this new chapter of our journey that will allow us to further exceed the expectations of our customers. You could pick this warehouse up and put it in any country in the world and it would be considered world class. It is facilities such as this that help to put Bahrain on the map as a logistics hub! I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone involved in making this facility a reality, and for the support of the authorities, as well as our clients for their continued trust in our capabilities.”

Perhaps one of the most important facets of the facility is its prime location. Situated on the doorstep of theWorld-Class Khalifa Bin Salman Port, a ten-minute drive from the GCC’s newest Airport, and approximately 40km from the King Fahad Causeway.The company looks forward to working with local and international businesses as well as governmental authorities and other organizations to attract multinationals who will work with and use the services of B&B Logistics to the benefit of the Kingdom of Bahrain and its people.