Industrial storage racks are one of the most intricate components of a warehouse. Productivity, storage density, throughput and more are dependent upon a fully functioning, properly used system. Because of this, DC Velocity’s article, “How Safe are Your Storage Racks?”, takes an inside look at how upkeep of storage racks is becoming more and more important in today’s warehouse. The article features Frazier Industrial Company Director of Engineering, Dan Clapp, who goes on to explain why he believes racking merits routine inspection:
“A storage rack will typically have one pound of steel supporting 10 pounds of product. We ask the material to do a whole lot of work, [so] the monitoring and the repair is vitally important to the structure”.
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