Pushback Racking Transforms Loading Bay for Glasgow Automotive Supplier

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

Thistle Systems

260

Pallets Stored

Within 2 blocks of push back racking

Thistle Systems

5

Pallets Deep

Flexible push back racking can store up to 5 pallets deep

Thistle Systems

4

Pallets High

Maximising height and dramatically reducing floor space required

Push Back Racking

Thistle Systems have designed and installed its Maxi Cube push back racking to transform the operations of a loading bay for a majorĀ Glasgow based automotive supplier.

The company had previously been martialling pallets ready for loading on to the wagons by placing the 26 pallets on the floor at the relevant docking bay.

However, they were looking to maximise capacity in the warehouse with VNA racking and reduce the floor space requirements for loading.

Thistle designed and installed two blocks of push back racking which could accommodate a maximum of 260 pallets.

Their unique pallet racking system canĀ store up to five Euro pallets deep or four CHEP pallets deep to provide the client with total flexibility.

And as the next pallet is automatically presented ready for picking within the warehouse, the loading process was also dramatically improved as fork lift trucks could access the relevant pallets, no matter what load was required.

If you are looking for a pallet racking solution for your warehouse or commercial operation, contact us today to discuss your requirements and learn about our push back racking solutions.

Thistle Systems: Push back racking solutions for industrial premises in Glasgow and across Central Scotland.

Push Back Racking
Can accommodate CHEP and Euro pallets

What we did

  • 5 Deep Pushback Racking System storing up to 260 pallets5 Deep Pushback Racking System storing up to 260 pallets
  • Dramatically reduces floor space required for martialling areaDramatically reduces floor space required for martialling area
  • Improves picking speed and process for loading wagonsImproves picking speed and process for loading wagons
  • Pushback Cart System ensure products are stored safelyPushback Cart System ensure products are stored safely
  • Can accommodate Euro pallets or CHEP palletsCan accommodate Euro pallets or CHEP pallets
  • Complements the Very Narrow Aisle Racking systemComplements the Very Narrow Aisle Racking system

Solutions Used

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