2015 May 28 13:09

Abu Dhabi Terminals opens polymer packing facility at Khalifa Port

ADT celebrated the opening of a polymer packing facility which is centrally located inside the container terminal. The state-of-the-art packing facility, with an annual production capacity of 700,000 metric tonnes, was designed and constructed by ADT to provide Borouge, a leading provider of innovative, value creating plastics solutions, more flexibility in their supply chain network, the company said in its press release.

Part of the celebration included the recognition of the construction team consisting of Schmidt ME Logistics as design consultant, Tebodin as project manager, Züblin as main civil contractor for the facility development, HPPT as the equipment supplier and Agility as the operator for the packing plant.

Building a packing facility inside the container terminal is part of the ADT’s value-added services to reduce supply chain costs by providing port-centric solutions in the form of integrated container handling, 2.5 million sqft. of warehousing and high-end packaging solutions.