When it comes to your Sydney Warehouse Design & Layout fitout it can mean the difference between running at your highest level of productivity, or low efficiency and low output. Here we’ll list some value add points to consider when designing your new warehouse storage layout and floorplans.
Today in this article we’ll aim to discuss several factors that serve you well when needing your Sydney warehouse inspected or audited.
Get the right storage solution the first time…
Today’s logisticians are working in a fast paced, ever-changing environment. The supply chain has become centre stage, providing competitive advantage to those who can master procurement, supplier management, inventory, warehousing and distribution. Getting the right product in the correct quantity to the right customer at the prescribed time in good condition at an acceptable cost is paramount to not only retaining but increasing sales and profitability.
What are the basic things covered in a Sydney Warehouse Audit?
The audit is in 6 parts:
1. External areas
2. Internal areas
3. Systems and Equipment
4. Warehouse processes
5. Health and Safety
6. Housekeeping and performance measurement
By ensuring you operate equipment in the safest possible manner you will have peace of mind you are minimising risk and addressing your corporate obligation.
To arrange an onsite warehouse inspection give us a call on 1800 722 678 or submit an online enquiry here.
Pallet racking is classed as work equipment and as such, under Australian Standard AS4084 2012 legislation inspections must be carried out at least once a year by an Approved Rack Inspector.
Failing to have a regular pallet racking inspection means that you are not in compliance with legislative requirements. This could prove a very costly mistake that may invalidate your insurance.
Raam Storage is known for giving a quality thorough safety & compliance audit. Our full warehouse audit services in Sydney and Australia wide include:
- Detail site inspection.
- A conformation of the compliant of safety practices as per the current Worksafe and WHS regulations.
- Comprehensive reporting.
- Expert advice for safe storage practices.
If you have any queries about our pallet racking safety inspections, or about any of our pallet racking services including warehouse racking in Sydney please call the RAAM Storage team on 1800 722 678 or leave a message on our contact page and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
We are specialists in the supply and installation of pallet racking and warehouse racking systems throughout Sydney and Australia wide.
Pallet racking comes in all sorts of configurations, but the importance of getting the basics right is the key to the success of your warehouse storage requirements.
For safe and efficient operation, racking systems must be designed to fit and function with both the handling equipment and the load. RAAM Storage is one Sydney’s leading suppliers and installers of pallet racking and warehouse equipment, with a long-standing reputation for product quality, technical back-up and first class customer service.
We offer a large range of Pallet Racking however we’ll highlight one type of racking below to give you an overview of how it could benefit your warehouse.
Drive-In Pallet Racking Sydney
With drive-in racking, pallets are placed so they can slide backwards on a rail, thus storing them more deeply and creating more space in the warehouse. Drive-In Racking involves the forklift entering the racking from one side to load or retrieve the pallets which are stored more deeply.
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