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 However, for older warehouses that are still reliant on out of date techniques there are a number of new ideas you can introduce that can make operations more efficient and productive.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

Key factors for successful warehouse interior design

Drive in Pallet racking design

When it comes to designing a successful warehouse, what are the elements you have to consider? It’s a huge project to undertake, so it requires careful planning to minimise costs while ensuring safety and efficiency measures are maintained. Below we describe the key factors for successful warehouse interior design to give you a foundation to … Read more

Elastic Logistics: Can it add the efficiency you need to your supply chain?

Elastic Logistics

The challenges posed by Supply Chain 4.0 require businesses to adopt flexible and agile solutions. It’s why the concept of elastic logistics has come to the fore in recent years, particularly in the aftermath of the peak COVID-19 pandemic months. Logistic systems need to be more elastic to remain competitive due to unstable production demands … Read more

How Technology Supports – Top tips for optimising productivity and efficiency

2h Storage Solutions Top Tips

There is a constant pressure to optimise productivity and efficiency within warehouse and distribution centres. Manual processes will only get you so far in the modern age, so you need to give serious consideration to how technology can help current processes and procedures. We’ve put together some ideas to help you get the ball rolling. … Read more

10 ways To Improve Warehouse Safety

Warehouse Identification Load Notices

There are a number of risks involved with working in a warehouse, depending on the type of work processes your business follows. It’s imperative that you have stringent safety measures in place to protect employees and business assets, and with HSE estimating the cost of ill health and injuries due to working conditions to be … Read more

New Tax Reliefs on new Plant and Machinery from 1st April 2021

Budget 2021 HM Treasury

From 1st April 2021 until 31th March 2023, companies investing in qualifying new plant and machinery assets will be able to claim generous capital allowances.  It was announced in the Budget that companies who pay corporation tax can have: a 130% super-deduction capital allowance on qualifying plant and machinery investments a 50% first-year allowance for … Read more