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Chicago (Hobart, Indiana) Consolidation Center

2201 Northwind Parkway
Hobart, IN 46342
fax: 219 947.7260

David Murphy
General Manager
dmurphy@hansonlogistics.com

This state-of-the-art Consolidation Center is your Chicagoland solution for order mixing, freight consolidation and shared truckload delivery to retail and foodservice distribution centers.

Strategic Location

  • East of Chicago congestion in Hobart, Indiana
  • Intersection of 1-80/1-94 and I-65
  • Northwind Crossing Business Park

Facility

  • State-of-the-art facility totaling 48,000 pallet positions ranging from deep frozen (-20°F) to (0°F) frozen and (28- 42°F) cooler.
  • Designed specifically for high-volume throughput, including case-pick consolidation and cross docking of temperature-controlled food products. Transportation services include shuttle, nationwide full-truckload and Velocities™ Multi-Vendor Consolidation and delivery
  • Phase I, II, III & IV: 16,500,000 cu. ft. (362,685 sq. ft.)
  • Pallet Positions 48,000
  • Dock Doors 50, Dock Width – 50 ft., Refrigerated Dock Space – 35,900 sq. ft. / 1,148,800 cu. ft.
  • Refrigeration Capacity (max. tons per hour) – 756
  • Refrigerated Rooms 6, 1 Freezer (-20°F to 0°F), 1 Convertible Room (-10°F to 42°F), 4 Freezers (-10°F to 0°F)
  • Clearance Height Dock – 33 ft., Freezers – 43 ft.
  • State-of-the-art product protection — security, fire, temperature
  • Flexible racking design for customer specific requirements

Warehousing Services

  • Velocities™ Multi-Vendor Consolidation
  • Intensive case pick
  • Cross docking
  • Complete repack, display pack, “isle ready” configuration
  • Slip sheeting and special handling
  • Short-term production warehousing
  • Return goods processing
  • Intra-network overflow storage

Transportation Services

  • Hanson transportation services for inbound shuttle service and Velocities consolidation
  • Scheduled consolidated delivery to points within 400 miles (other points available)
  • Comprehensive Transportation Management Service
  • Outbound national truckload service
  • Rail service (third phase)

Supply Chain Visibility

  • WMS — INFOR SCE Supply Chain Management System for end-to-end order fulfillment
  • TMS — Provides broad visibility of inbound and outbound truckload and LTL activity, including events surrounding Hanson Velocities Multi-Vendor Consolidation Program.