Maasvlakte, The Netherlands
AGRO Merchants Group completed the first phase of its Rotterdam-Maasvlakte facility, adding 18,000 pallets of frozen and chilled space to the market. Located in Rotterdam, the largest European port in throughput volume, AGRO Maasvlakte will provide comprehensive services for the meat and seafood industry and will also serve as a replacement Veterinary Border Inspection Point (BIP), which previously operated in Coldstore Wibaco, Barendrecht.
The state-of-art facility achieved a BREEAM Excellent rating for sustainability thanks to the environment-friendly designs, energy and water saving measures and the cooling system using natural refrigerants. BREEAM Excellent is the highest energy efficiency rating for this type of storage facilities in Europe.