Transportation Improvements & Infrastructure
Liebherr continues to invest in the company’s Newport News facility. Most recently, the company completed a major overhaul of the loading dock area located at the end of their primary warehousing facility, adjacent to Chestnut Avenue. Not only does the loading dock project allow for more efficient offloading product flow, but the improvements also aesthetically enhance one of the structures most visible to the public. Landscaping and beautification efforts along Chestnut Avenue were also included as a part of this project.
Much-needed improvements to City Line Road are now underway. When completed, the restructured roadway will be able to withstand the transporting of frames to an adjacent business, where they undergo a blast, paint and cure process. As construction of an improved City Line Road continues, Liebherr will eventually be able to improve overall product flow throughout the facility by utilizing the access point along City Line Road for the transporting of finished goods from the facility to accommodate their ongoing expansion and increase