Why store Timber on Cantilever Racks?

Free-Path-Cantilever-Racking

Cantilever Racking is the most common method of racked storage for both Hardwood and Softwood Timber products. Columns The system of legs – or columns to give them their correct term, have a number of arms attached to them by a variety of means (by pins, bolts or rarely by welding) that protrude clear of […]

Why choose Guided Aisle Cantilever Racking for long lengths of stainless steel?

Metals company utilises Guided Aisle Cantilever Racking

Guided Aisle Cantilever Racking consists of the same basic components as Conventional and Free-Path systems, but with runs positioned closer together to eliminate the waste of space of a wide aisle. Long load products can be stored to a far greater height to ensure cubic space is utilised to the full. Long load products are […]

Cantilever Racking for Timbmet Distribution Centre

Galvanised External Timber Merchant Cantilever Racking

Timbmet carry one of the most extensive product ranges in Europe from certified hardwoods, quality softwoods, engineered products and innovative designer panels. With a dedicated merchant’s team offering support to the Timber industry the opening of their state of the art Distribution Centre at Stanfield in the Vale, Oxfordshire will prove to be pivotal in […]

Stakapal Cantilever Racking is ‘key’ to solving Timber Storage issues

Double Sided Cantilever Racks with Canopy for Timber Storage

When Frank Key (Nottingham) Ltd a large privately owned independent supplier of building and timber supplies, with over 100 years of history decided to make a major investment into external Cantilever Racking, it was Stakapal that provided the key to the ideal storage solution. At their Bulwell site in Nottingham the company decided to take […]

Cantilever Racking Inspections: Why are they necessary?

racking inspector

It is usually an Environmental Health Officer (EHO) from the local council, or a Health and Safety Executive Inspector that demands that a company obtains an inspection of its cantilever racking by a ‘technically competent person’. Cantilever Racking is a storage system usually utilised to store long and irregular or even awkward shaped products that […]

Cantilever Racking Health Check

racking health check

Cantilever Racking Health Checks You Should Carry Out In these tough and challenging economic times it is understandable that many companies have had to delay the purchase of any new storage equipment for their warehouse or yard. What is more concerning, however, is the fact that in many cases this also applies to the ongoing […]

Fabrack for Accrofab

Industrial Racking Storage for Sheet Metal Materials

Stakapal were the preferred supplier for Accrofab’s manufacturing facility in Derby. The East Midland based company – a major supplier to the Aerospace sector, was established in 1977. The growth of the company has been achieved through continuous investment in new technologies, with manufacturing techniques including : Sheet metal working, CNC machining, Laser cutting, Welding […]

Stakapal takes the racking crown

Vertical Sanitary Racking Image

Crown Products is an established kitchen and bedroom manufacturer based in Kent. Stakapal has supplied Crown Products with racking for more than ten years. “As we have expanded our business and required additional racking”, says the Company Director “we go back to them – we investigate others, but ultimately we always end up buying from […]

Sydenhams store with Stakapal

sydenhams warehouse racking

Southern based Timber and Building suppliers Sydenhams £600,000 investment on their 4.5 acre site in Wickham Hampshire incorporated a newly built 1300 sq metre timber shed which was completed and fully functional within 6 months of first digging soil. The Wickham site – which is a Milling, Manufacturing and Design facility as well as providing […]