Pallet racking inspections: why are they important?

One of the most common questions we are asked by customers is “Does racking have to be inspected?” From a health and safety point of view the answer is always yes. It ensures your staff and goods are safeguarded as much as possible. Your storage systems are one of the most important parts of your … Read more

Top tips for buying used pallet racking

used dexion P90 pallet racking beams

When buying used pallet racking just like new you get what you pay for so don’t be tempted to buy that bargain racking. Make sure you get the correct racking for your pallet weight loads and for more complex installations seek a professional design. Don’t be tempted to buy cheap used racking from less common … Read more

Pallet racking safety tips

PalletRackingSafetyBarriers

Pallet racking systems are one of the most widely used form of storage units, supporting warehouses and storage facilities across the UK. Safety should always be at the forefront of your operations and there are some basic things you can do to protect your racking and the people that use it. Here are some essential … Read more

Buying used pallet racking guide

Used Pallet Racking

Used pallet racking can offer several benefits for your business. However, before you spend any money, there are a few things to be aware of to ensure you get value for money. Our buying used pallet racking guide gives you some tips and pointers on what to look out for so you can make the … Read more

Warehouse Racking Install with Sprinkler System

Industrial Racking

Warehouse fitout and sprinkler system for USL Tankersley, Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Design and installation of industrial racking, workshop and CNC machine shop. To meet the clients and local authorities’ compliance and operations requirements. Warehouse fit out costs: In excess of £1 million Project detail: 2h Storage Solutions were retained to complete design and installation works. … Read more

How to Bring an Old Warehouse up-to-date

2h Storage Solutions Top Tips

The technology and infrastructure needed to operate an efficient warehouse is forever evolving and keeping pace with these changes can prove difficult. However, for older warehouses that are still reliant on out of date techniques there are a number of new ideas you can introduce that can make operations more efficient and productive. Below we … Read more

Are pallet racking inspections a legal requirement?

APR racking

Pallet racking inspection requirements may not always appear to be so clear to anyone new to warehouse management. The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) offer help in this area, providing advisory guidance to ensure you remain compliant with legal requirements. Below we explain more about what to look out for when organising your inspections. What … Read more

Full Warehouse Fitout project for OTL

Warehouse Racking Installation Leeds When unprecedented demand for your products means you need a bigger warehouse. OTL supply the retail and wholesale discount sector and have an ambitious growth strategy. The business has a clear vision of where that growth will come from and have developed an extensive in house plan to support this acceleration. … Read more

How to deal with delivery delays

Delivery Delay

Accurate delivery is everything for eCommerce companies. Customer expectations are possibly higher than ever before, and with so much competition online the room for error is minimal. Nonetheless, unexpected delivery delays will happen at some point, so it is important to understand what that means, how to respond and how to minimise the chances of … Read more