Realog is the MHS Consultant for functional layout planning, design, specification, tender and site supervision of Dubai Airports’ Cargo Mega Terminal, built on a 43,600 square metre site and with a capacity of 1.2 million tonnes per year, handles all types of cargo from one central location.
The terminal has fully automated workstations and is one of the most technologically advanced cargo terminals in the world.
Facts and figures
Over 1.2 million tonnes annual throughput
58,000 sq. metres handling area (with 35,000 sq. metres footprint - floor area)
46 Truck docks for acceptance and delivery of loose cargo
78 airside ULD entry and exit gates
133 workstations for cargo break-down/build-up
10,000 locations for loose cargo storage, with equal number of large storage pallets
General cargo storage for 2064 ULDs
Perishable storage for 218 ULDs
ULD - area per floor = 11946m² * 7 stories for a total = 83622m² Five storey parking area of 28225m²
1st mezzanine = 116 cars
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th floors = 120 cars per floor
Roof level = 112 cars
Ground floor leasable area: (Area 1 = 1264m²) + (Area 2 = 1491m²)
Mall on 1st floor: Total area = 5645m², Shops = 2858m², Food court = 617m²
For special cargo, general cargo and unit load devices, we accommodate:
Special Cargo such as Perishables, Live Animals, Valuables, Human Remains and Dangerous goods including Radioactive materials
Intact Unit Load Devices
Intact Unit Load Devices with Perishable Cargo
Perishable handling area:4623 square metres floor space, with 3927 square metres of 218 individual cells of temperature zones.
This state-of-the-art cargo commercial and terminal handling system integrates all processes across our network and global operations, in real-time. Information is transparent to both internal and external players across the global supply chain through industry-standard messaging or web interfacing.
Cargo Community Systems (CCS)
Radio Frequency Network
Building Management Systems
Landside acceptance, delivery and storage
Perishable cargo: 12
General cargo: 25
Intact bridge systems: 9
Loose cargo storage10,000 locations with an equal number of Large Storage Pallets (LSPs)