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

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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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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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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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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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Health and Safety Drives Change to Pipe Storage Solution

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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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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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Thistle Systems Complete Largest Radio Shuttle Racking Installation in the UK

Thistle Systems has demonstrated the power of its Max the Cube philosophy by designing and installing the UK’s largest radio shuttle project for a major food and drink manufacturer.

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Mobile Shelving Increases Capacity Whilst Saving Floor Space

Thistle Systems has used its Max the Cube approach to enable its client to increase its storage capacity in less than half of the previous floor space.

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Bunded IBC Storage Solution for Food & Drink Company

With space becoming a premium and health and safety a key issue for a food & drink company, Thistle Systems were asked to demonstrate the power of their Max the Cube approach by developing a bespoke solution to allow the IBCs to be safely stored on racking.

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Transforming Capacity With Shelving And High Density Drawer Units & Cabinets

Thistle Systems has enabled a Renault Commercial garage to create a highly efficient workspace with even more storage capacity thanks its Max the Cube approach.

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Industrial Pull Out Shelving & Cantilever Racking For Aberdeen Engineering Stores

Thistle Systems has supplied heavy duty shelving system with industrial pull out shelves to a specialist supplier in the oil industry

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Narrow Aisle Racking System Maximises Capacity For Asco

Thistle Systems has enabled a global leader in the oil and gas sector to maximise the capacity within the available floor space in one of their Aberdeen depots by designing and installing a narrow aisle racking system with over 1850 pallet positions.

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Small Parts Storage, Shelving and Workbenches

Thistle Systems has designed and installed shelving and specialist storage for a major oil and gas supplier at their new test welding facility in Glasgow.

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Mezzanine Floors Scotland Project

Thistle Systems enabled a specialist equipment supplier to the oil & gas industry to maximise storage space in their existing facility.

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High Density Shelving System For Electronics Sector

Thistle Systems has developed a bespoke shelving solution for a global semi-conductor as part of an expansion to its Scottish manufacturing facility.

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Two Tier Floor Aberdeen Engineering Store

Thistle Systems' has transformed capacity and efficiency of engineering store for Aberdeen Oil Giant

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Radio Shuttle Transforms Capacity and Performance for Coffee Manufacturer

Thistle Systems has transformed the warehouse capacity of one of the UK's largest manufacturers of instant coffee

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Drive In Pallet Racking for Grass Seed Supplier, West Lothian.

Thistle Systems installed drive in racking and standard APR for the world's leading supplier of grass seed

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Archive Storage Solution for NHS Lothian

Thistle Systems has created a 3 tier archive storage facility for NHS Lothian

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Carton Live Shelving For Wine Distributor

Thistle Systems has enabled one of the UK's leading wine specialists to transform the performance of their warehouse

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Bespoke Stillages For Civil Engineering Contractors

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Two Tier Etail Warehouse

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Our max the cube approach enables you to maximise the capacity within your facilities whilst dramatically reducing your operational costs.

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