CEVA expands presence in Texas
It announces its expansion of aerospace industry ops at Fort Worth Alliance Airport.
June 10, 2014
CEVA Logistics has announced that it is expanding its aerospace industry operations at Fort Worth Alliance Airport (AFW), an industrial airport designed for cargo and corporate aviation.
CEVA currently operates a 150,000 sq ft (13,935 sq m) facility near Alliance Airport which serves as an aftermarket distribution center. The new CEVA facility has 100,000 sq ft (9,290 sq m) of warehouse space and is adjacent to the Alliance Airport runway, permitting chartered flights to taxi directly to the facility for unloading cargo. The operation will also provide Oceanfreight transportation management and other pre-manufacturing support services.
“The expansion of our operations at Alliance Airport is directly related to our objective of providing additional value added services to the aerospace industry, including cost effective manufacturing support,” stated Kim Wertheimer, Executive Vice President of CEVA’s global Industrial sector. “CEVA’s leadership in the Automotive sector has proven quite valuable to large aerospace customers who seek to enhance their manufacturing strategies by leveraging best practices in material management. This facility takes that capability to the next level for aerospace.”