Inside Logistics

CEVA expands in Chicago

Footprint grows to over 650,000 square feet


January 28, 2015
by MM&D Online Staff

Houston, TEXAS –CEVA Logistics has expanded in Chicago with the opening of a fourth facility. The company’s Chicago operations near O’Hare International Airport (ORD) now encompass four facilities totaling over 650,000 sq. ft. (60,387 sq m) and 115 total dock doors.

The new, 208,406 sq. ft., multi-use logistics facility features state-of-the-art security including a 128-camera CCTV system, gate and access control, and security on duty inside the building on a 24×7 basis.  The facility has 30 dock doors and two van ramp doors. The new facility, located is directly adjacent to an existing CEVA location, creating a campus-type environment with opportunities to expand current services in the Chicago market and improve traffic flow in and out of the area.

The company’s permanent staff in Chicago now totals approximately 250 people, supplemented by a temporary workforce that scales according to seasonal demand.

Services provided by CEVA in Chicago include air and ground freight forwarding and consolidation, global ocean FCL and LCL, customs brokerage, warehousing, distribution and point of sale projects, residential/home delivery, domestic air freight and expedited services, US domestic distribution and temperature-controlled transport and warehousing for perishables and pharma.