FM Logistic moves into 3.7 lakh sq ft at Welspun Bhiwandi warehouse
The ₹900 crore Welspun facility is spread over 110 acres and enjoys connectivity to the NH3, JNPort and Mumbai Airport.
3PL service provider FM Logistic India has expanded its warehousing footprint to service large fulfilment requirements in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) by taking the handover of their 3.7 lakhs sq ft facility at Welspun One Logistics Parks' (WOLP) flagship park in Bhiwandi.
"With this handover, FM Logistic will have access to a Grade A warehousing facility built to global standards. Park features include circulation and traffic planning to ensure the smooth movement of trucks and pedestrians, being solar-enabled and equipped with industry leading fire safety provisions along with a 12 metre clear height, FM2 densified floors and a sizeable parking area. In addition, advanced features like a tech-enabled platform for park management and maintenance and an IoT-driven traffic management system make the park truly best-in-class. The project is MIDC-approved and is 100 percent compliant with statutory building, safety and fire norms," reads the release.
The ₹900 crore Grade A facility is spread over 110 acres and enjoys excellent connectivity to the NH3, JNPort and Mumbai's International and Domestic Airport. It is also strategically located 45 km from Mumbai's CBD and 6 km from Kalyan City, making it an optimal location for FM Logistic to service an important market like MMR having a consumption base of 27 million.
Welspun One's ₹900 crore Grade A facility is spread over 110 acres and enjoys excellent connectivity to the Mumbai-Nashik National Highway (NH3), JNPT (Nhava Sheva) Port and Mumbai's International and Domestic Airport. It is also strategically located 45 km from Mumbai's CBD and 6 km from Kalyan City, making it an optimal location for FM Logistic to service an important market like MMR having a consumption base of 27 million.
FM Logistic India's MD, Alexandre Amine SOUFIANI, said, "The WOLP Bhiwandi flagship is an IGBC Platinum Pre-certified Green Logistics Park. It is solar-enabled to generate clean electricity and has a zero-discharge facility with strategies to minimise water consumption and harvest rainwater. As we strengthen our presence in India's economic capital through this deal, our facility at Welspun One will help us provide a safe and healthy working environment for our collaborators and boost our service offering to our valued customers."
Anshul Singhal - managing director - Welspun One Logistics Parks, said, "Despite the lockdown and pandemic challenges, I am proud of the team at WOLP who have delivered this project in record timelines and with the desired specs. Our golden rule to earn the respect of our customers is to respect their time. On-time site delivery is of utmost importance to us."
Over the years, FM Logistic has successfully provided plug and play omni-channel services to many customers, and ranks among the top 3 contract logistics service providers in the country. They provide warehousing & distribution services for FMCG, food, retail, automotive, consumer drables, e-commerce, engineering, telecom, pharma and other sectors. Despite the economic turmoil caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, FM Logistic India has proved its resilience. In 2021, the 3PL service provider recorded 50 percent growth over the previous year. FM Logistic aims to become a reference partner in the field of sustainable, omnichannel supply chains.