CASE STUDIES

A SELECTION OF OUR BEST WORK ACROSS A RANGE OF SECTORS AND SPACES.

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Thistle Install Security Mesh Doors to Reduce Stock Loss

Unfortunately, the theft of stock is a critical issue in stores and warehouses across the country, however Thistle Systems has developed a solution for one of our clients that wanted to take matters into its own hands.

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Timber Racking System For UK Distribution Centre

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the world’s largest timber producers to transform the capacity and safety within its Scottish distribution centre by designing, supplying and installing a heavy-duty cantilever timber racking system.

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Warehouse Racking Maximises Space, Accessibility and Safety

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the UK’s largest potato producers to maximise space utilisation in their new warehouse extension whilst ensuring they can enjoy 100% accessibility by designing and installing a warehouse racking solution to accommodate 220 pallet positions.

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Maxi Cube Push Back IBC Racking Transforms Space Utilisation

Thistle Systems has enabled a major drinks company to dramatically reduce the floor space required to store its IBCs, as well as improving the safety, by designing, supplying and installing a specialist IBC push back racking system.

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Etail Fulfilment Warehouse Increases Capacity By 50%

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the UK’s leading specialist gift retailers to increase the capacity of their Etail Fulfilment Warehouse by 50% by adding an extra floor to their two-tier shelving to create a highly efficient picking tower.

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Two Tier Shelving with IBC Racking

Thistle Systems has used Two Tier Shelving to create almost 500 linear metres of storage in just over 40 square metres plus created IBC Storage

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Industrial Shelving Transforms Capacity

A global veterinary supplier has transformed the efficiency of its warehouse by replacing its existing pallet racking with longspan shelving and increased capacity by 40%

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Industrial Shelving Transforms Capacity and Picking Speed

Thistle Systems has enabled a manufacturer of artisan products to increase the capacity by 30% of their warehouse and reduce picking times by well over 50%.

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Mezzanine Doubles Office Space for Tech Company

Thistle Systems has enabled one of Scotland’s fastest growing tech companies to double its office space in its existing premises, avoiding the need and costs associated with building new larger offices.

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Racking and Shelving for Drinks Wholesaler

Thistle enabled a client to re-design their warehouse to accommodate a 25% rise in the number of SKUs with additional shelving and pallet racking

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External Cantilever Racking Scotland

A global manufacturing company is now enjoying additional production space after managing to free up massive amounts of floor space within their Scottish facility thanks to Thistle Systems.

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Industrial Mobile Shelving Solution For Pharmaceutical Company

Thistle Systems UK has enabled a global pharmaceutical company to transform its storage capacity and free up valuable floor space with the design, supply and installation of an industrial mobile shelving solution with pallet racking and longspan shelving for larger items.

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Carton Live Shelving for Clothing Manufacturer

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the UK’s leading clothing manufacturers to transform the efficiency of their e-commerce distribution facility with a new carton live storage solution.

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Push Back Racking for Cold Store

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the UK’s leading meat producers to transform the effectiveness of their cold storage facility by delivering a push back racking solutions which provided 312 pallet positions in 307 square metres of floor space.

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Picking Tower for Food & Drink Company

Thistle Systems UK has enabled a major Scottish food & drink company to transform its dry good stores by designing, supplying and installing a picking tower over three storeys

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Very Narrow Aisle System for Distribution Company

Thistle Systems has enabled an international logistics company to maximise capacity in their new purpose built warehouse with its Maxi Cube Very Narrow Aisle racking solution to deliver 1827 pallet positions.

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Heavy Duty Archive Shelving

Thistle Systems has demonstrated how their Max the Cube approach can transform archive storage by enabling a major manufacturer to achieve a 65% increase in capacity in its existing archive storage.

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Heavy Duty Roll Out Shelving System for Tooling

Innovative Roll Out Shelving System, Cantilever Racking and Shelving Provides Additional Capacity to Accommodate Growth

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High Density Shelving System

Thistle Systems delivered a bespoke high density shelving system to maximise storage capacity whilst maximising accessibility and minimising picking times.

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Locker Room and Washroom Fit Out For Scottish Golf Course

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the most picturesque golf courses in Scotland to enhance their members’ washroom facilities with a high specification fit out which was designed to reflect the quality of the facilities.

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Mezzanine Floor Doubles Storage Capacity for Fruit Market

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the country’s leading fruit merchant to double its storage capacity and provide the space to install a cold store facility by designing, supplying installing a mezzanine floor.

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Commercial Office Fit Out Transforms Food & Drink Company

The recent £2.5million investment in one of Scotland’s largest food & drink companies has transformed them into one of the country’s Best Visitor Attractions as recognised by the Association of Scottish Visitor Attractions.

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Complete Flexibility of Push Back Racking Demonstrated

Thistle has demonstrated how push back racking advantages can create additional capacity, increase access and improve utilisation with 3 separate installations at a world leading drinks company – each with their own specific purpose.

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Two Tier Racking Transforms Capacity Of Parts Storage in Aberdeen.

Maximised capacity of car garage by developing a two tier flooring system with bespoke shelving solution

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How Pallet Live Racking Reduced Loading Times by up to 50%

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Contact Centre Design and Fit Out Specialist, Glasgow.

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the UK’s leading contact centres to create a highly effective workspace for over 300 employees at their new facility in Clydebank.

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Push Back Racking

Thistle Systems' push back racking system has helped a Textile company increase their capacity by 36%

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Two Tier Shelving Transforms Capacity

Thistle Systems enabled a major building supplies company to optimise their warehouse using their Max the Cube approach to include a two tier flooring solution, bespoke pipe storage and pallet racking

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Bespoke Push Back Solution Transforms IBC Storage

Thistle Systems has combined its Max the Cube approach with some ‘out the box’ thinking to provide an effective IBC storage solution for a major drinks manufacturer.

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Mezzanine Floor Office Facilitates Company Growth

Thistle Systems has recently enabled a major Scottish food distributor to treble the office space within an existing warehouse facility with zero impact on storage capacity by designing and installing a mezzanine floor office.

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IBC Storage with Bund for Aberdeen Food & Drink Business

Thistle Systems has enabled a world leading food and drink company to transform the storage capacity as well as the safety of their IBC storage thanks to our ground-breaking push back racking solution with integrated bund and drip tray.

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Bespoke Industrial Racking Maximises Storage Capacity in Edinburgh Warehouse

Thistle Systems has enabled a luxury biscuit manufacturer to maximise storage capacity in its warehouse extension whilst also creating a bespoke secure storage racking facility to prevent contamination of key ingredients.

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Locker Room Fit Out Reduces Energy By Over 80% 

Thistle Systems has completed a fit out of a locker room and toilet facility for one of the UK’s leading re-manufacturers of engines where they upgraded 4 washrooms and 2 locker rooms.

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Push Back Pallet Racking Provides Additional 21% Capacity

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the UK’s leading food manufacturers to maximise capacity in their new facility whilst dramatically reducing the cost by relocating an existing push back system and extending the system with new racking.

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Two Tier Transforms Engineering Store for Yorkshire Food Manufacturer

Thistle Systems’ Max the CubeTM approach has enabled a major food manufacturer to increase its capacity of its engineering stores in a smaller floor area and improve safety by designing and installing a two tier engineering store featuring 25 bays of heavy duty shelving.

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Mezzanine Floor to Facilitate New Production Area in Glasgow

High specification mezzanine floor designed to free up valuable production space and create area for buffer stock

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Warehouse Storage Solution for Specialist Construction Company

A specialist solutions provider in the construction industry has seen its storage capacity increased by as much as 183% thanks to Thistle Systems’ Max the Cube approach.

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Warehouse Mezzanine Floors for Automotive Supplier

Thistle delivered a mezzanine floor which would allow 2 metre pallets to be stored above with additional pallets below

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Pushback Racking Transforms Loading Bay for Glasgow Automotive Supplier

How push back racking transformed the capacity and operations of a loading bay for a major supplier to the Automotive industry in Glasgow.

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Live Pallet for Glasgow Business

Buffer System Using Pallet Live Racking

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Push Back Racking For Major Food Manufacturer

Thistle Systems has installed high density push back racking for a major food manufacturer to allow for a new production line

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Health and Safety Drives Change to Pipe Storage Solution

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Office Mezzanine Floors Dundee Media Company

Thistle Systems has successfully completed a full interiors fitout with mezzanine floor offices for the quay side headquarters of a fast growing Dundee media company thanks to its Max the Cube philosophy

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Modern Office Fit Out For Recruitment Agency, Glasgow.

Thistle Systems has designed and installed a full interior fit out for a Glasgow recruitment office

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IBC Racking Solution For Global Company

Thistle Systems has designed and installed over 600 pallet positions of IBC pallet racking for a global player in the oil and gas sector after exploring a number of alternatives as part of the Max the Cube approach.

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Radio Shuttle Installed To Increase Storage Capacity in Dumfries & Galloway

Thistle Systems has installed a radio shuttle in order to increase the storage capacity of a dairy company, whilst reducing the footprint

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Dynamic Racking Quadruples Storage Capacity

Thistle Systems increased capacity by installing a dynamic storage solution using high density pallet live racking.

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Mobile Racking In Cold Store Facility in Dumfries & Galloway

Thistle Systems has installed a mobile pallet racking system with 945 pallet positions in a new cold store for Galloway Sea Foods as part of their £4million investment in their facilities at Newton Stewart.

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Industrial Mezzanine Floor With Offices

Thistle Systems has enabled a major energy company to transform its performance at a major power station with the installation of a mezzanine floor featuring an industrial office which has centralised its Maintenance Team Leaders.

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Premium Production Area For Major Drinks Company

Thistle Systems creates dedicated bottling and packaging area for premium products.

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