Travis Perkins Distribution Centre

A new 7,820 sq m distribution centre for Travis Perkins

Travis Perkins Distribution Centre — Cardiff

£5 million

ABP and Travis Perkins investment creates 100 new jobs in Cardiff

Approach

A new 7,820 sq m distribution centre opened in December 2014, creating over 100 new jobs in Cardiff. ABP worked with Travis Perkins to design and build the bespoke accommodation; the faciltiy is purpose built to aid the supply of hundreds of local Travis Perkins branches across South Wales. This distribution centre is one of four Range Centres across the country. 

Matthew Kennerley, Port Director, South Wales, said: “This long term partnership with Travis Perkins is fantastic news for both the port and the region, bringing with it investment, jobs and trade. It is a great example of what ABP’s unique network of ports in South Wales can do; working with our customers to develop facilities that help their business to grow and drive increases in operational efficiency.”

Solution

The facility ensures that customers have immediate access to a wider range of stock. 

Date Completed

December 2014

Joel Brown Travis Perkins

This partnership with ABP allows us to service our business in the region more efficiently and economically as well as providing us with a modern port facility. We are excited to be welcoming so many new colleagues to the Group and our branches are already seeing the benefits that the new Distribution Centre can offer them