Ryder System Inc. announced the opening of Logistics Operating Center in London, Ontario, which will primarily serve the Eastern Canada region.
The new facility includes a 30,000-square-foot building with office and cross-docking space as well as parking spaces for 286 trailers and 162 tractors. A total of 210 drivers are domiciled out of the facility along with 55 Ryder employees, according to the Miami-based company.
“This facility is a key element of our cross-border operation between Canada and the U.S.,” Gene Sevilla, Ryder vice president of international supply chain solutions, said in a company release.
Ryder’s new facility is expected to handle more than 3,000 cross-border freight movements a month between the United States, Canada and Mexico.