Category – Racking Systems

  • New contract

    PD Industrial is proud to have been awarded a contract to look after the on-site racking for the largest UK supplier of heating and plumbing products. This includes annual inspection of the firm’s 800 sites nationwide, using our SARI team of inspectors. Following inspection, PD Industrial will then be responsible for carrying out racking repairs. […]

  • Every little helps – especially when you’re a huge supermarket chain and want to make the best use of your warehouse and store space.

    Every little helps

    After four years of working with Tesco on behalf of other companies, PD Industrial were approached by the retailer to become an approved supplier of storage systems. Tesco’s business was built with a simple mission – to be the champion for customers. By helping them to make the best use of their warehouse and store […]

  • Relocation of warehouse racking

    Moving your business to new premises can be extremely stressful, especially if the relocation is some distance away. You still need to continue to run your company despite all the disruption, plus there’s the downtime to consider, and all the expense. Which is why we aim to offer a service which is efficient, cost-effective and […]

  • Empty Warehouse

    Warehouse Re-Fit Project

    We have recently completed an entire warehouse re-fit as seen below. This eight-week project was carried out under CDM entirely controlled by PD Industrial Limited, and consisted of the following:- Removal of steel bar racking Building and floor clean Installation of access ramp and electric shutter door New pallet racking installed to SEMA regulated standards […]

  • Pallet Racking Explained

    Pallet Racking Explained

    Pallet racking has become a must for most warehousing operations allowing customers to store pallets using the most effiecient use of space within their building. The basic principle of pallet racking is that it allows pallets to be stored in rows or on multiple levels. If you’re considering installing a new pallet racking system then […]

  • Puwer Explained

    PUWER Explained

    Warehouse pallet racking along with all other forms of storage equipment is considered as work equipment, and therefore must comply with PUWER. If your equipment does not meet the standards set out in PUWER then you could potentially be risking the lives of your employees, or exposing yourself and your company to prosecution. PUWER 1998 […]

  • Drive In Pallet Racking

    Drive In Pallet Racking

    Pallet racking can be configured in a variety of ways and systems, depending on the requirements of the customer and pallet load. Drive-in racking is ideal for storing large quantities of the same type of goods, resulting in up to 90% more storage space compared to conventional pallet storage systems. Drive-in racking is suitable for […]

  • Pallet Racking Wide Aisle

    Pallet Racking Wide Aisle

    Standard pallet racking is the most common form of pallet racking used to provide unrestricted access to all pallets. Pallets stored in wide aisle racking are not subject to any restrictions in layout and are freely accessible at all times. No matter whether you use Euro, CHEP, disposable or captive pallets, wide aisle pallet racking […]

  • Do You Require a Racking Inspection

    Do You Require a Racking Inspection?

    If your business uses storage media then the simple answer is yes, you need a racking inspection! Racking inspections are intended to stop problems before they occur. Racking collapses happen and when they do, they can cost considerable amounts in insurance and time lost resolving the issues. Every business needs an annual inspection and these […]

  • Narrow Aisle Pallet Racking

    Narrow Aisle Pallet Racking

    Narrow aisle pallet racking is the space-saving option if floor space is limited, offering maximum storage capacity, fast accessability to every pallet and quick picking straight from the racking. The main advantage of narrow aisle pallet racking is fast picking without large aisles, resulting in better space use. This compact storage method is ideal where […]