February 2023, Abu Dhabi, UAE
The capital of UAE, Abu Dhabi witnessed the inauguration of one of the highest-structure retail distribution centre in the Emirate, at KEZAD area. This latest development and logistical project falls under the umbrella of Abu Dhabi Cooperative Society (ADCOOPS). This pioneer project was developed by Makani Real Estate LLC, the real estate arm of ADCOOPS. KEZAD group is UAE’s largest operator for fully integrated economic zones, business services and industrial real estate solutions. Committed to creating competitive business ecosystems that encourage sustainable growth, through open, agile, and integrated environments, the opening of the distribution centre is just an example of ADCOOPS’ commitment towards supporting communities within the region.
Significantly tall and standing at an impressive height of 27 meters, the warehouse is equipped with a phenomenal capacity of accommodating approximately 35,000 palettes. Designed and built in line with international retail standards, this distribution centre is the bridge between partners to enhance delivery systems within and around the region. Equipped with a wide range of multi type rack systems, from VNA to mobile and selective racking system, this warehouse has six main chiller and freezer areas with the capability of housing products with an immense volume of 75,000 cubic meters. The facility will provide adequate storage methods of raw materials or manufactured goods for distribution and will enhance ADCOOPS logistics to its diverse network of hypermarkets and supermarkets. Commenting on the opening, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of ADCOOPS, HE Saeed Eid Saeed Al Ghafli said,” we extend our sincere gratitude to His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan – President of the UAE, for his unlimited support towards public and private sectors, where today’s progress and prosperity in all fields is a result of our leadership’s support and guidance towards building and enriching this country that is dear to all of our hearts, so that we can continue the path of success. The emirate of Abu Dhabi is a leading destination for establishing and conducting business and is witnessing steady growth towards becoming one of the most prominent centres for economic, commercial and corporate activities. Providing adequate infrastructures along with amenities for communities and local people is of utmost priority. Thus, the establishment of a distribution centre of this magnitude constitutes a driving force to support the path of success and a milestone in the history and future of Makani Real Estate LLC and Abu Dhabi Cooperative Society. This support will motivate us to continue strengthening the initiatives we are undertaking to serve communities in the country.””