Singapore—Aug. 27, 2013—CEVA Logistics, a global supply chain management company, announced the start of operations for its new logistics center in Singapore, located strategically in the eastern part of the island with easy access to the expressways, airport and major seaports.
CEVA’s new logistics center is housed in the 42,000-square-meter warehouse facility located at Tampines LogisPark. This new logistics center is the signature facility for CEVA in the Asia Pacific region to showcase its commitment to sustainability with LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification and advanced eco-design features for environmental efficiency. CEVA is one of the first 3PL companies in Singapore to achieve the highest level of LEED Platinum accreditation.
Loo Seng Tak, CEVA’s Executive Vice President for South East Asia said: “Singapore is a strategic regional hub for CEVA due to the country’s excellent network and international connectivity. This new logistics center, with the highest green credentials, will enhance our service capabilities to better serve our customers, many of whom have regional operations in Singapore, to meet their supply chain needs. This is a significant investment that strengthens our presence in this market and enables us to offer more innovative supply chain solutions to our customers.”
This is a single hub with a multi user concept designed to deliver a range of tangible benefits through economies of scale, shared overheads, resources, equipment and best practice processes for customers from various sectors. Among confirmed customers for the site are leading companies such as Rolls-Royce, Pearson, a leading learning company, and Pigeon, a provider of baby and child care products.
The advanced environmentally friendly features make the new logistics center in Singapore a unique and innovative green facility. From its design, to layout and materials used, the center is built with eco-sustainability in mind, to deliver lower operating costs, reduce waste and conserve energy and water.
CEVA’s expertise in aerospace logistics is reflected in the specially designed space for engine storage. Due to its close proximity to the airport, the aerospace engine storage facility is equipped with industry leading technology and layout to meet very specialized requirements of this industry sector and optimize companies’ supply chains.