< div course =" inline_image image_size_full" data-attachment =" 244553" data-sequence =" 2" readability =" 6 ">< img alt =" Greggs Balliol completion "src =" https://www.breadnews.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/greggs-reduces-ribbon-on-automated-cold-storage-facility.jpg" sizes =" (max-width: 1023px) 100vw, 780px" class="lazyload" size =" 1198" elevation =" 799" srcset="https://www.breadnews.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/greggs-reduces-ribbon-on-automated-cold-storage-facility.jpg 480w, https://www.breadnews.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/greggs-reduces-ribbon-on-automated-cold-storage-facility-1.jpg 600w, https://www.breadnews.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/greggs-reduces-ribbon-on-automated-cold-storage-facility-2.jpg 780w" > Greggs has actually opened up a new 32m high bay frozen cold store at its Newcastle Upon Tyne manufacturing site. Situated between two existing manufacturing units at the Balliol Business Park, the automated center will certainly be used for the mass storage of icy items prepared for distribution to the high street baker’s shops throughout the UK.
Referred to as a completely ‘lights out process’ facility, the cool shop will liberate room on website as well as making it possible for reliable and also much faster delivery of ended up items to be baked in-store, Greggs said
The facility includes six brand-new filling docks, 9 degrees of automation and lowered oxygen fire reductions.
Clegg Food Projects, developer and also contractor of food production and also distribution facilities, was assigned as major specialist for the job, making it the 20th large scale CAPEX plan it has actually finished for Greggs, with a collective worth of almost ₤ 100m.
John Moxon, business development director at Clegg Food Projects, said job began on the site in October 2019 following control conferences with the Greggs team as well as their professional mechanical systems providers and logistics consultants.
Discussing the new center, Peter Boughton, senior task manager for the high road baker, stated: “Designed with sustainability in mind, this task highlights our dedication to Net Zero Greggs with carbon performance taken into consideration at every stage of the building and construction process. A first for Greggs, the automated storehouse demonstrates our commitment to advancement and also financial investment in our sites and the business.”