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April 17, 2016

Warehousing Basics: Understanding Pallet Rack Systems Part 2 – Steel

By | April 17th, 2016|Blog Posts, Warehouse Storage Systems|

Our “Warehousing Basics” series continues with a look at a pallet rack system’s fundamental material: steel. As an integral material to the world of modern buildings, steel is the material of choice  of engineers and architects because of it’s strength, reliability, versatility and it’s sustainable profile. Steel is not only extremely sturdy; it’s flexible, enabling structures to withstand high winds [...]

Warehousing Basics: Understanding Pallet Rack Systems, Part 1 – Sitework & Flooring

By | April 7th, 2016|Blog Posts, Warehouse Storage Systems|

This is the first installment in our blog series Understanding Pallet Rack Systems from the Ground Up Sitework – The First Element in Your Pallet Rack System Quite simply, sitework is part of a construction project that is not part of a building's physical structure. There are many things that go into preparing a site for construction, including excavation or land clearing, [...]

Warehousing Basics: Understanding Pallet Rack Systems from the Ground Up – Introduction

By | April 7th, 2016|Blog Posts, Warehouse Storage Systems|

What is a Pallet Rack System? Pallet rack, or pallet racking, is a material handling storage system designed to store materials to better utilize floor space in a warehouse or storage facility.  Although there are many varieties of pallet rack, and each is designed with specific functions and each type has definite advantages, all variations allow for the storage of [...]