Fact sheet

Exact address of warehouse

EDC (European Distribution Center)
Industrial Zone “De Nest”

Noorwegenstraat 11

B-9940 Evergem (Ghent)



Tel: +32 92544444

Fax: +32 92544499

E-mail: info.edc@ahlers.com

Close to mainroads/access

Port of Ghent/Antwerp/Zeebrugge

E17 (Antwerp – France)

E40 (Brussels)

E34 (Antwerp – Zeebrugge)

R4 (Ring around Ghent)

General info
Site surface (total area) 46.000 m2
Warehouse surface 24.500 m2 (including 1.000 m2 mezzanine)
Compartments 4 (fire walls and fire gates)
Clear height 10
Temperature (frostfree) Frost free (at least + 7°C)
Docking pits 16
Gates 8 (covered with canape)
Special (explosion free, ...)

Explosion free compartment

Super flat floor with loading capacity of 10 ton/m2

Water and flood proofed floor

9 Underground collection tanks of each 10.000 litre

Burglary system Motion control, magnetic contacts on doors/gates, linked to external radio room
Closed video Yes (outside)
Fenced Yes
Fire prevention & detection system Sprinkler (water + foam), smoke detection, smoke curtains, smoke hatches
Guards No
Types Electrical forklifts, reachtrucks, combitrucks/VNA and order pickers (partly ex proof)
Other equipment (stretch foil,…) Stretch wrapping machines
Knowledge & certification

ISO 14001 certified

OHSAS 18001 certified

Inhouse SHEQ & safety advisor

Emmanuel Torck

Tel: +32 491153869

E-mail: emmanuel.torck(at)ahlers.com


Employees and warehouse personnel

IMDG certified employees

IATA certified employees

Customs In house declarant

Sampling, relabelling, repacking

European distribution by road, air, rail & combined transport

Global forwarding by sea and air express deliveries

VAT procedures/fiscal representation

Office space 750 m2
Railway & waterway connection No
Parking for trucks inside/outside fencing Outside fenced area, but still on the facility of Ahlers (not on the street)
Warehouse designed and constructed for the handling and storage of packed chemicals, both hazardous and non-hazardous goods.


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