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.

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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.

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