GlaxoSmithKline – Warehouse Design for Clinical Trials Unit

Amec is a client of The Logistics Business GSK is a Client of The Logistics Business - Leading Warehouse Design consultants UKAmec were commissioned by GlaxoSmithKline to develop plans for a replacement of their existing warehouse and distribution centre for clinical trials products.  Amec appointed The Logistics Business to assist in the warehouse design aspect for the facility, which had to incorporate features that would support a future change of use to, perhaps, laboratory units, without major reconstruction or disruption to the site.

Working within a project team incorporating architects, and operational management, The Logistics Business was responsible for analysis of available data to define the storage and pick-face requirements, operational areas and the general layout, needed to achieve Logistics best practice while working within the architectural framework dictated by the requirements for a possible future change of use.

Cost estimates were prepared for use in the business case and operational budgets.