Industrial Pull Out Shelving & Cantilever Racking For Aberdeen Engineering Stores

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Thistle Systems has delivered another innovative storage solution for a challenge being faced by a specialist supplier in Aberdeen to the oil industry by designing and supplying a heavy duty pull out industrial shelving system for their engineering stores.

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Industrial Pull Out Shelving

The client was looking to move 12 pallets of products which were being stored in 28.4m2 of floor space into a racking system. With a range of sizes, Thistle proposed their heavy duty pull out shelving which has a load capacity of up to 300kg on a galvanised shelf drawer & 700kg on a pallet drawer – perfect for engineering store environments.

Thistle designed a shelving solution which featured 12 industrial pull out shelves with additional storage for a further 12 pallets above in only 4.8m2 of floor space. The solution not only doubled the previous capacity, but achieved it in 83% LESS SPACE.

The heavy duty shelving enables the client to store components either by size or by project dependent on their requirements. The pull out nature of the system not only enables them the full depth of the shelving to be maximised but also allows the products to be safely deposited and retrieved from the system.

For further information on our industrial shelving and cantilever racking, why not contact us today.

Thistle Systems: Industrial shelving and cantilever racking solutions for businesses in Aberdeen and surrounding areas.

Industrial Pull Out Shelves
Heavy Duty Shelving

What we did

  • 12 industrial pull out 300kg drawers 12 industrial pull out 300kg drawers
  • 100% increase in capacity100% increase in capacity
  • 83% less floor space used83% less floor space used
  • Cantilever racking to hold 3 metre pipesCantilever racking to hold 3 metre pipes
  • 20 linear metres of heavy duty shelving 20 linear metres of heavy duty shelving

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