How to equip a warehouse
Plan the organization of the warehouse. This must be done in accordance with the tasks that need to perform in this workplace. In the preparation of this project, mention all the factors that may be important in the further equipment of the warehouse (referring to the products that needs to be stored in the premises, the building area of the warehouse, as well as your financial ability).
Consider what equipment must be installed in the warehouse, what racks can be used. It is necessary to consider the width of aisles, the availability of manual labor or automation of processes. Almost all warehouses used shelving universal shelving, pallet racking, allowing you to automate the loading (unloading) goods. If you're designing a warehouse of metal pipe, we should calculate the layout of cantilever racks, which have their own specifics.
Please note that when equipment commercial warehouse is very important to have the presence of Parking, easy access routes, because this will increase the intensity of work and warehouses. In turn, the presence of manual labor is necessary to observe the restriction on the height of the installed constructions. It is best in this case to use racks-mezzanines, it will help you to increase the production area and will allow to do without special expensive warehouse equipment.
Select equipped areas for picking and sorting goods that will be stored in stock. Determine the most suitable areas for loading and unloading products.
Provide convenient access to each type of storage unit in the warehouse. For technology, consider separate places.