CASE STUDIES

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

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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%

Pallet live racking transforms efficiency of despatch area by reducing wagon 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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IBC Storage with Bund

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 Biscuit 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 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 Floors Transforms Capacity 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

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

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Pallet Live Racking Acts as Unique Conveyor and Storage System

Buffer System Using Pallet Live Racking

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Health and Safety Drives Change to Pipe Storage Solution

Thistle Systems developed a solution to improve health & safety while increasing capacity

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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

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

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 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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Transforming Capacity With Shelving And High Density Drawer 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 Shelves and Cantilever Racking For 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 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

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

Thanks to Thistle Systems, a civil engineering contractor has been able to merge two depots in a new location

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Two Tier Etail Warehouse

Thistle Systems has delivered a two-tier shelving solution for the e-tail warehouse of a major client

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Push Back Racking and Drive In Racking For Coldstore

Thistle Systems has added another client to its portfolio in the food and drink sector with the successful design and installation of push back and drive in racking for Speyfruit’s new 6780 square foot cold store facility at their premises in Elgin.

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High Density Storage Carousel for Whisky

Thistle Systems has enabled a major whisky company to securely store over 6000 bottles of high value malt whisky within a footprint of just 9 square metres.

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Automotive Storage for Major Car Dealer Reconfigured

Thistle Systems has helped 2 major car dealerships to combine their service centre by dismantling, reconfiguring and extending their existing shelving system in their new premises.

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Thistle Saves Drinks Company Thousands with Express Racking Service

Faced with a growing bill for external storage, a major drinks manufacturer called on Thistle Systems expertise and efficiency to transform an existing storage facility and save ongoing costs.

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Automotive Shelving Solution for Bus Company

Thistle Systems has demonstrated the power of its Max the Cube approach by developing a bespoke storage solution for one of Scotland’s largest bus companies which maximises every available space.

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