Engineering News | Warehousing and Storage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/warehousing-and-storage Tue, 23 Jul 2019 02:39:05 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company uses technology to boost processes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-uses-technology-to-boost-processes-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Warehousing and Storage Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502042 1540884146 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760942_resized_iphonefacebooktwitter10411duane1022.jpg NEW TECHNOLOGY The Warehouse Group's new ‘Snap and Shop’ feature allows people to take a picture of items they like on their smartphones, and instantly matches them with thousands of available products in the company’s catalogue 511 287 Forklift facilitates enhanced warehousing processes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forklift-facilitates-enhanced-warehousing-processes-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Warehousing and Storage Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501973 1540884146 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760932_resized_shamrockhandlingconceptscombiliftcrangemultidirectionalforkliftsare3forkliftsinonemachine1020181022.jpg HEAVY LIFTER The Combi C-range of forklifts, with capacities between 2 500 kg and 25 000 kg, encompasses multi-directional forklift trucks 511 287 Universal Storage Systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/universal-storage-systems-2018-11-02 Creamer Media Reporter Warehousing and Storage Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503195 1540888129 1541109600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763216_resized_image004copy1022.jpg 511 287 Energy-saving lighting installed at Boxer DC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-saving-lighting-installed-at-boxer-dc-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Warehousing and Storage Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501971 1541067538 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760939_resized_boxersuperstoresdceastlondon1020181022.jpg ENERGY LIGHT Magnet’s locally-manufactured MARS LED lighting system, which ensures maximum energy savings, was installed at the new Boxer Superstores distribution centre in East London 511 287 Eaton develops 10 000 operation switchgear for Shoprite’s warehouses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eaton-develops-10-000-operation-switchgear-for-shoprites-warehouses-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Warehousing and Storage Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501968 1541067555 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760936_resized_shopritejhb30407duane1022.jpg SHOP RIGHT Shoprite is expected to continue to benefit from their choice of Xiria E over the lifetime of the switchgear 511 287 Storage shelving, better option for plastic pallets https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/storage-component-requires-consideration-when-using-plastic-pallets-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Warehousing and Storage Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502149 1541420784 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761050_resized_skfwarehouse110041022.jpg ORGANISATION Companies should also pursue pre-planning, organising and labelling the racking system according to their products, as this can prevent a warehouse from becoming disorganised 511 287 Equipment supplier provides spare-part warehousing solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-supplier-provides-spare-part-warehousing-solution-2017-11-03 Nica Schreuder Warehousing and Storage Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468317 1509430617 1509660000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686137_resized_sparepartsarcelormittalsaldanhaworks201113duane1022.jpg SPARE PART GUARANTEE A constant supply of spare parts for clients will reduce downtime 511 287 Flexible solution caters to SMEs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flexible-warehousing-and-storage-solution-caters-to-smes-2017-11-03 Nica Schreuder Warehousing and Storage Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468210 1509430617 1509660000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685800_resized_warehousingservicextraspace1022.jpg FLEXIBLE SPACE XtraSpace’s storage solution allows for any size business to take advantage of its flexi-storage facilities 511 287 New technologies further construction abilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technologies-further-construction-abilities-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Warehousing and Storage Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461582 1509430617 1509660000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686133_resized_1m3vesselmetaltankindustries1022.jpg LARGE METAL TANKS The company is using new technologies to decrease the turnaround time for new plants 511 287 Company completes second sustainable storage project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/self-storage-company-completes-second-sustainable-storage-project-2017-11-03 Nica Schreuder Warehousing and Storage Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468202 1509430617 1509660000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685798_resized_pvsolarpanels42016bloomberg1022.jpg SUSTAINABLE STORAGE Stor-Age aims to create sustainable infrastructure with minimal damage to the environment 511 287 Storage automation in warehousing globally trending https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/storage-automation-in-warehousing-globally-trending-2017-11-03 Nica Schreuder Warehousing and Storage Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468167 1509430617 1509660000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686396_resized_acrowshelving1022.jpg CUSTOMER INFLUENCE Acrow’s mobile racking storage solution came about as customers required increased automation in their warehousing and storage facilities 511 287 Universal Storage Systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/universal-storage-systems-2017-11-03 Creamer Media Reporter Warehousing and Storage Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469438 1509438157 1509660000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688601_resized_image004copy1022.jpg 511 287 Cold storage capacity continues to grow globally https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continuous-growth-in-cold-storage-capacity-worldwide-2016-10-21 Sascha Solomons Warehousing and Storage Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430723 1476714135 1477000800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 High-tech cold storage warehouse gives clients competitive edge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-high-tech-cold-storage-warehouse-gives-clients-competitive-edge-2016-10-21 Sascha Solomons Warehousing and Storage Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430658 1476714135 1477000800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000594734_resized_imperialcoldstoragewarehouse1024x6241022.jpg LARGEST COLD STORAGE FACILITY IN S.A 25 500 m2 warehouse developed at a cost of R160-million 511 287 Wide range offering increases client satisfaction https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/offering-a-wide-range-of-services-increases-client-satisfaction-2016-10-21 Sascha Solomons Warehousing and Storage Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430551 1476714135 1477000800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000594613_resized_lovemorebros10161022.jpg ONE-STOP SHOP Providing a full range of services increases client satisfaction 511 287 Grid storage to decrease electricity infrastructure cost https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/potential-for-grid-storage-to-decrease-electricity-infrastructure-cost-2016-10-21 Sascha Solomons Warehousing and Storage Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430633 1476714135 1477000800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Need for industry to reconsider production, storage and distribution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reconsidering-production-storage-and-distribution-2016-10-21 Sascha Solomons Warehousing and Storage Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430572 1476714135 1477000800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000594690_resized_warehousing121022.jpg END-TO-END STRATEGIC OPPORTUNITY Viewing the warehousing and storage industry as an entire supply chain rather than siloed disciplines 511 287 Safer system for product management completed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safer-system-for-product-management-completed-2016-10-21 Sascha Solomons Warehousing and Storage Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 430966 1476714135 1477000800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Automated warehousing software streamlines operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automated-warehousing-software-streamlines-operations-2015-10-23 Samantha Herbst Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 09:34:00 +0200 390192 1445586495 1445585640 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000482635_resized_automatedwarehousing1022.jpeg TransLution is a warehouse management tool that uses barcode labels, hand-held radio-frequency scanners and touchscreen terminals to record and track the movement of every product in a warehouse 511 287 Virtualisation the future of warehouse design, says consulting firm https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/virtualisation-the-future-of-warehouse-design-says-consulting-firm-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387957 1445265171 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000475906_resized_constructionlancasterparkwarehouseimperio1022.jpeg 3D WAREHOUSE DESIGN Building information modelling is becoming increasingly popular in the design phases of the warehousing industry 511 287 Self-storage complex under development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flagship-self-storage-complex-under-development-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 388073 1445265172 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Outsourcing warehouse operations creates value https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/outsourcing-warehousing-creates-value-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 388355 1445265173 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Food retailer awards warehousing forklift contract https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/warehousing-forklift-contract-awarded-for-food-retailer-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 388071 1445265172 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000476155_resized_eqstra27881024x6831022.jpeg WAREHOUSING FORKLIFTS The forklift order for food retailer Shoprite Group of Companies comprises over 400 trucks 511 287 Machine-moving company extends storage solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/machine-moving-company-extends-storage-solutions-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 388100 1445265173 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000476216_resized_abnormalloadslovemorebros1022.jpeg MACHINE MOVING Lovemore Bros recently invested in a new warehouse facility to extend its storage and handling capability in KwaZulu-Natal 511 287 Tilt-up construction chosen for clothing warehouse https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tilt-up-construction-chosen-for-clothing-warehouse-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387892 1445265171 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000475640_resized_constructionbedrockgrouptiltup1022.jpeg TILTING IT UP A crane erected the large wall panels that were cast in a horizontal position 511 287 Forklift partnership extends storage capability https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forklift-partnership-extends-storage-capability-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 388060 1444640327 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000476120_resized_goscorhulamin98691022.jpeg JOINT VENTURE Multi Lift and Omalume Manufacturing and Projects will supply 20% of the total forklift fleet at Hulamin 511 287 Automotive warehousing project a first for local storage company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automotive-warehousing-project-a-first-for-storage-company-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387900 1445265171 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000475952_resized_pandaestoragesystems21022.jpeg STORAGE SYSTEMS The Renault SA project used 40 t of light-duty racking and a catwalk system, and 80 t of heavy-duty, high-rise racking 511 287 Container solutions offer mobile storage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/container-solutions-offer-mobile-storage-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387981 1445239477 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000475881_resized_containeragentsforkliftwithcontainer1022.jpeg CONTAINER SOLUTIONS Container Agents has a special container-handling forklift truck, pictured here moving a 12 m unit 511 287 ID Logistics South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/id-logistics-south-africa-2015-10-23 Samantha Herbst Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 388711 1445330815 1445551200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000480950_resized_0000477938exteriors0261022.jpg 511 287 Company opens flagship food-distribution warehouse in Boksburg https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flagship-food-distribution-warehouse-opens-in-boksburg-2015-10-23 Dylan Slater Warehousing and Storage Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0200 387898 1445585777 1445551200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000475669_resized_idlogisticssouthafrica310151022duane.jpeg FRESH STORAGE The new IDL Fresh warehouse has a chilled and ambient section for storing mostly dairy products 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/57062_2015-10-05_logistics_-_hd_web.mp422046397ID Logistics Fresh South Africa MD Etienne Juillard tells Engineering News about the company’s new warehouse in Boksburg ID Logistics Fresh South Africa MD Etienne Juillard tells Engineering News about the company’s new warehouse in Boksburg Truck range enhances safety of stored goods https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/truck-range-enhances-safety-of-stored-goods-2014-10-24 Pimani Baloyi Warehousing and Storage Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 348062 1413871843 1414101600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000362327_resized_capacity4x2truckfrombltsa1022.jpg CAPACITY TRUCK RANGE The truck models were designed for enhanced performance, increased safety and minimal maintenance requirements 511 287 Expanded metal sheets improve warehouse security https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expanded-metal-adds-to-the-security-of-warehouses-2014-10-24 Pimani Baloyi Warehousing and Storage Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 348070 1413871844 1414101600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000362334_resized_securewithexpandedmetalpic011022.jpg SECURE WITH EXPANDED METAL Expanded metal offers the same level of flexibility as conventional fencing 511 287 Company focuses on innovative warehousing solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-focuses-on-innovative-warehousing-solutions-2014-10-24 Pimani Baloyi Warehousing and Storage Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 348197 1413871844 1414101600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Engineering company designs innovative warehousing solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-designs-innovative-warehousing-solutions-2014-10-24 Pimani Baloyi Warehousing and Storage Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 348223 1413871844 1414101600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Integrated supply chain solutions provided https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-supply-chain-solutions-provided-2014-10-24 Pimani Baloyi Warehousing and Storage Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 348221 1413871847 1414101600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Warehousing system helps company grow market share https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/warehousing-system-helps-company-grow-market-share-2014-10-24 Pimani Baloyi Warehousing and Storage Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 348189 1413871844 1414101600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 $20m pharmaceuticals warehouse built in Kenya https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/20m-pharmaceutical-warehouse-built-in-kenya-2014-10-24 Pimani Baloyi Warehousing and Storage Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0200 348067 1414139898 1414101600 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000362324_resized_imperial21022.jpg SOD-TURNING Imperial Logistics group executive officer marking the start of the development of the $20-million pharmaceutical warehouse in Kenya 511 287 More companies outsourcing warehousing expertise https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-companies-outsourcing-warehousing-expertise-2013-10-25 David Oliveira Warehousing and Storage Fri, 25 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0200 308787 1382421608 1382652000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000262447_resized_rtt1022.jpg SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONSRTT’s fully integrated supply chain solution helps companies improve their bottom line and customer-service levels, owing to accurate end-to-end supply chain visibility, automated workflows and improved inventory 511 287