Handling Frankfurt (FRA)

Our freight terminal can be reached easily from all directions thanks to its centrally situated site in the CargoCity South. The link of CargoCity South with the A5 freeway offers an ideal connection to the tightly knit German freeway system. The outstanding feature towards the landside is repeated on the airside with a direct link to the apron. There are no better conditions to be found to enable a speedy handling of import and export shipments .

Professional process management and the latest in warehousing technology build the grounds for smooth processes. Our customers benefit from a roomy infrastructure, modern logistic features and high security standards in the loading areas. Everything is made for maximum efficiency:

  • Short handling distances between truck and airplane
  • Handheld technology to monitor status in real time
  • Optimum interaction between documentation and physical handling processes
  • IT networking between airfreight handling and transportation

Our freight terminal in Frankfurt (FRA) – facts and figures

  • Main hall 47,000 m2  plus additional hall of 5,000 m2
  • Special areas for storage of undefineddangerous goods of all classifications (1 – 9) even for more than 24h (except explosives)
  • Cooling and freezing facilities for storage of undefinedperishable goods
  • Temperature-controlled storage for pharmaceuticals
  • Dedicated export handling areas
  • Direct access to apron
  • 100 m distance to airport parking positions for freight carriers
  • 94 truck gates with flexible loading ramps
  • 6 flexible palletization stations
  • 3 covered landsided docking stations for unloading from the side
  • Low ramps for smaller vehicles
  • Truck dock for loading and unloading of up to 40 airplane pallets per hour
  • Automatic stacker for 225 airplane pallets and containers
  • About 300 video cameras
  • Measuring instruments for volume check of single freight units and weighing