GPB Consulting (GPB) in conjunction with the South African Institute of Materials Handling (SAIMH) arranged a seminar to discuss "Principles of Pallet Racking and Storage Systems".
Held on the 1 November 2001.


During the seminar we looked at various aspects concerning racked and unracked storage methods which include related matters such as accessibility, aisle widths, handling equipment required/restrictions, heights, etc.



Topics covered were:

Block Stacking
Standard Pallet Racking
Higher density storage Racking
Drive-in Racking
Push-back Racking
Using radio shuttles
Mobile Racking
New SA Pool Pallet
Racking safety & SEMA codes
Fire Protection in Racking & Stacking
Racking in Cold Stores
Racking, Building and Handling Cost comparison


Unfortunately not all speakers' presentations are available. Click on the buttons below to view those that are.

Block Stacking
Nina Potgieter
Storage Cost Comparison model:
racking, building and handling methods
Nina Potgieter
Racking safety
Alan Moule
Higher density storage and Drive-in Racking
Alan Moule
Installing Racking in existing Cold Stores
Piers Steynor
Using radio shuttles
Lewis van der Linde


If you wish to know more about the South African Institute of Materials Handling visit www.saimh.co.za.


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