Kuehne + Nagel has opened a new facility in the Barcelona logistics area "ZAL". It serves as transhipment platform for the Group’s growing activities in the field of international transport and as multi-user warehouse for its contract logistics customers.
Featuring 54 loading and unloading bays, site perimeter fencing, video
surveillance and modern radio frequency systems, the new almost
16,000 sqm logistics platform ensures fast and secure freight handling
and efficient processes. The new facility, which is equipped with state-ofthe-
art technology, complies with the latest safety regulations and
environmental requirements including a designated area for the handling
of hazardous goods. Currently 180 professionals are employed at the
The Port of Barcelona logistics area "ZAL" provides excellent intermodal
connections, with direct access to the port facilities and to the airport
through a fast lane. Thanks to Kuehne + Nagel’s road groupage network,
the new facility also is connected to more than 30 countries throughout
"The opening of this new facility in Catalonia is a further step in our
strategy to extend our logistics activities and will increase our capability in
providing customer-oriented services in the Barcelona area," said Miguel
Ambielle, Managing Director of the Spanish Kuehne + Nagel organisation.