TCI’s cold chain warehouse in Gurgaon
TCI forayed into temperature controlled warehouses as part of an overall strategy to build a cold chain network of warehouses and refrigerated trucks.
TCI inaugurated its first state-ofthe-art cold chain warehouse on Pataudi Road, Gurgaon in the NCR region. The opening ceremony was graced with the presence of clients from various industries like, retail, pharma, chemical, QSR and food and apparel. The warehouse will be managed by TCI Supply Chain Solutions, a division of TCI for multi-user customer requirements.
Vineet Agarwal, Managing Director,TCI Group, said, “Our plan is to build a nationwide cold chain logistics network comprising five large-scale cold storage facilities by 2020.”
Jasjit Sethi, CEO, TCI Supply Chain Solutions shared technical aspects of the warehouse and mentioned, “Clients from many industries like grocery, fruits an vegetables, pharmaceuticals, QSR, milk and dairy, marine and meat and specialty chemicals can meet their cold storage requirements and also avail value added services like cutting, dicing, mixing, packing, processing, to name a few at the warehouse.”
The new cold storage facility is a part of a large 2,50,000 sq. ft. multi-user warehouse facility.The cold warehouse has 5,000 pallet positions, totaling 11,700 CMT of temperaturecontrolled space.The warehouse is divided into seven zones, with full temperature control ranging from -30 to +25 degrees celsius. It can also maintain relative humidity levels upto 35 RH. The facility incorporates warehouse design and technology, offering integrated cold chain services, encompassing multi-temperature refrigerated storage, blast freezer, ante room, processing area, warehouse and inventory management services and more.