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News features from Shelf Space Limited

Here are some news stories regarding products and Installations undertaken by Shelf Space Ltd that we hope you find interesting to read

Tips for Warehouse Transportation Safety

Here at Shelf Space, we know how important it is to have efficient systems in place in heavy duty working environments like warehouses, whether it be with adjustable pallet racking systems to ensure maximisation of space or having our anti-collapse mesh screens to capitalise on work safety.

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Planning Your Warehouse Layout (Part 1)

Changing the layout of your warehouse is an important decision to make, but one that must be done at times if you’re going to properly accommodate a new product line or if you want to add greater flexibility to the operations of your warehouse. However, when it comes down to creating an effective warehouse layout, you need to do a lot of planning to ensure that is a success.

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How Mobile Pallet Racking Can Help You

Mobile pallet racking is among the most efficient ways for your to achieve 100% accessibility to your pallets whilst helping to utilise your storage space more efficiently.

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Warehouse Maintenance Checklist

In order to keep a warehouse running smoothly, it’s essential that some form of maintenance is performed on a regular basis.

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How to Avoid The Most Common Warehouse Safety Hazards (Part 2)

Welcome back to our guide on the most common warehouse safety hazards and how to avoid them. In part one, we covered the more common warehouse hazards such as trips, fires and heavy equipment. In this part, we’ll be covering some more obscure but just as dangerous hazards to avoid.

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How Can Pallet Racking Benefit Your Business?

Pallet racking systems are used in a huge variety of different industries. They aren’t designed for one specific type, and can greatly benefit a whole host of different companies, even if they don’t realise it.

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Why Efficiency is Just as Important as Capacity

Whether you’re looking at mobile pallet racking, dynamic pallet racking or any of our other great systems, you might think that capacity is the number one factor – so long as you can fit more of your stock in, you’re sorted, right? While that’s not necessarily a mistake, and capacity is certainly an important factor for consideration, it’s absolutely crucial that you don’t make it the only thing influencing your decision.

Selecting The Right Pallet Racking System: Which One Is For You? (Part One)

With so many racking systems to choose from, it can be hard deciding which one is right for your business. Depending on your storage needs, choosing the correct pallet racking system for your specific warehouse is vital in keeping your operations running smoothly. They are all designed to meet the individual needs of each business, and designed to make the most of space in your premises

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Pallet Racking Mistakes and How To Avoid Them

Whether you are new to the concept of pallet racking, or a racking veteran, we all make mistakes. Luckily for you, we’ve put together a list of the most common pallet racking mistakes that people have made, so you don’t have to make them yourselves; saving you money and time, as well as keeping you and your employees safe

Workhorse of the Warehouse: Why Pallet Racks Are Perfect

Ok, so you run a business, but there’s a tiny, niggling thought that’s scratching away at the back of your head like a fly in jam: You keep thinking your stock could be better organised; you keep imagining precisely what you’ll achieve, and how your business could be better. Time to invest in pallet racking.

VNA Pallet Racking 11 metres high and providing nearly 5000 pallet locations
The shelving element of this project required over 6'000 adjustable shelf levels and garment hanging rails
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