Croda's unit, developed by Tritax Symmetry, is at Goole 36 Enterprise Zone, close to junction 36 of the M62 motorway.
The speciality chemicals manufacturer is to use the facility as its Customer Excellence Centre, distributing products made at the company’s UK manufacturing sites as well as the European delivery of products made across its global network.
This project presented a number of technical challenges, both associated with the geotechnical properties of the site and also the operational requirements of Croda Europe.
DLA Architecture designed the scheme and GMI Construction was the main contractor. JPG Group were responsible for engineering on the project.
Siemens Mobility recently announced plans to build their £200m rail facility on site covering a 67-acre plot, which will create nearly 700 new jobs, along with an exciting partnership that will build a new rail innovation and enterprise centre. Other site occupiers include Tesco, Guardian Industries and Drax Plc.