DAS Handling Ltd has its own infrastructure at Entebbe International Airport that includes an outstanding cold-storage facility with a capacity to handle up to 1,000 tons of perishable goods at client's desired temperatures. The facility is operated by highly qualified staff and provides employment for over 50 workers.
This facility was commissioned in April 2002 by His Excellency the President of Uganda. Within its short time of operation the facility now handles 70% of horticulture and fish exports out of Entebbe International Airport, using only 50% of its capacity. Amongst the prominent horticulture and fish shippers using our facility are Greenfields, Caladero, Uganda Fish Packers, Es-ko International, Hwang Sung, Amfri Farms, Fresh Handling Ltd, Rosebud and Wagagai. DAS Handling Ltd has a modern warehousing facility that is well equipped and capable of handling a variety of cargo services. The facility includes multi temperature warehouses for dry, chilled & frozen items.
Our handling facilities cover:
- Warehouse facilities of over 3,000 square meters
- Chiller/freezer storage & cold room up to 120 tons of cargo
- Forklifts of up to 15 tons capacity
- Strong room, DGR (all classes)
- CCTV and 24 hour security services
- Designed to handle fragile goods & hazardous materials
- Import - Export breakdown/build-up facilities
DAS Ramp services offer a comprehensive range of ground support equipment to client airlines ranging from; passenger steps, conveyor belts, push-back tractors, pallet movers, baggage and container dollies, GPU’s, forklifts, cargo loaders to passenger bus.