Schaefer provides Linde
21 January 2013
Twenty-two years after its first parts store was installed, Linde Materials Handling once again called upon the expertise of SSI Schaefer to fit out its brand new stores facility in Basingstoke, Hampshire. With a close
Linde took advantage of SSI Schaefer's wide product portfolio and industry capabilities to achieve a working space that would operate efficiently, in the available footprint, whilst adhering to critical advice regarding loading and building regulations to the overall project.
The product range and flexibility provided by SSI Schaefer meant that both wide and very narrow aisle (VNA) pallet racking were installed in addition to high bay shelving served by Linde's K Range narrow aisle combi trucks and a modular multi-tier storage facility for smaller items. Cantilever racking for storing Linde's long goods and other bulky items and an array of plastic containers were also supplied.
Mike Settle, logistics manager, Linde, said: "SSI Schaefer's wide and narrow aisle pallet racking allowed us to use our own range of trucks resulting in the perfect combination.
The professionalism and knowledge base that SSI Schaefer has when it comes to providing proficient and dynamic warehouse storage systems enabled us relocate with ease and stick to budget without compromising on efficiency."