Industrial storage shelves (duty rack)

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Shelves are an indispensable product in the manufacturing industry. Storage shelves are diverse in design, material and size corresponding to the different needs of each industry. In this article, will introduce you to some models of storage shelves and how to choose and buy them appropriately and effectively.

1/ What is a storage shelf?

What is a storage shelf?
What is a storage shelf?

Shelves or shelves are a specialized product for storing goods. In industry, storage shelves are often used to store products and tools in the factory or store goods in the warehouse, effectively saving space and easily classifying and checking the number of products.

2/ Basic structure of storage shelves

The structure of storage shelves is extremely diverse, depending on the needs of use and the actual factory, the shelves are designed differently. However, they still have some basic parts such as: Floor trays, bases, pillars, brackets, screws. Shelves specializing in heavy goods are also fitted with additional beams and support bars to increase the bearing capacity of the shelves.

3/ Popular models of shelves on the market

Popular models of shelves on the market
Popular models of shelves on the market

Industrial storage racks must meet the specific needs of goods and are suitable for the area of ​​the warehouse and workshop, so businesses often look to reputable suppliers for their own design advice.

In terms of tonnage, there are 3 types of storage racks: large tonnage racks, medium tonnage shelves and light weight storage shelves.

  • Heavy Duty Rack: This type of pallet racking is designed for multiple floors, which can hold thousands of kg/floor. This shelf is often used in warehouses, industrial parks, factories…
  • Mid-Range Racks: These are multi-tiered pallet racks that are securely attached to each other on a support frame. Each floor of this type of shelf can withstand a load of 300 – 700 Kg, suitable for storing and storing many different types of goods.
  • Light-duty storage shelves: A type of shelf designed on multiple floors to store goods, each floor has a rack used for materials such as plexiglass, plywood, tole trays, etc. This type of shelf is suitable for goods. goods with light tonnage, under 200kg/floor.

Light storage shelves are often used for needs such as: Storing office records and storing household items…

Here are some pallet racking models and their pros and cons for your reference:

Shelves Model Detailed description Advantages Weaknesses
Mezzanine shelf (Mezzanine floor shelf) It can be imagined that this shelf acts as a mezzanine, arranged to store goods for production. Helps to optimize the warehouse area, and increase the storage capacity by 2 times, usually applied to spaces with a minimum height of 3.8m or more.
  • Choosing mezzanine shelves helps you increase the storage area by 2 to 3 times.
  • Rugged and flexible design to create ample storage space.
  • Can be used for many different purposes.
  • In general, the investment in the mezzanine racking system is quite expensive because it requires the use of many accompanying materials.
  • The installation process is also quite complicated.
Double Deep Shelves This is a combination of 2 rows of Selective shelves put together, suitable for heavy-duty items.
  • Can be easily installed, disassembled to adjust the size and position as needed
  • Suitable for warehouses with diverse loads.
  • Strong and durable.
  • The price is suitable for many investors big and small.
  • Often need to use specialized forklifts to be able to arrange and move goods conveniently.
  • Shelves are not optimal to support import and export.
Narrow Aisle shelf (narrow street shelf) Shelves designed for narrow aisles, also known as narrow aisle shelves, combine and enhance the benefits of Selective shelving with the added advantage of optimal storage density. A key feature of these shelves is that they use very small aisles, so hallway space can be maximized. Narrow aisle warehouse racking system is the best solution to save on warehouse construction and rental costs.
  • The biggest advantage is the ability to optimize storage space.
  • Not only has high certainty but also very aesthetic, modern design.
  • Good price.
  • A dedicated forklift or elevator system is required to arrange and manage goods.
  • Because the goods can be placed very high, it is difficult to arrange the goods up and down.
Innovative Roller Assembly Rack The shelf has flexible joints, combined with wheels, conveyor rollers, height adjustment parts…
  • Reduce labor for workers in the process of transporting goods.
  • Can be easily disassembled and relocated.
  • Automate and make management easier.
  • Shelves do not support heavy goods.
  • Poor performance of the rollers affects the transportation of goods.
Cantilever rack It is a long and straight iron, steel or wooden pallet rack, with strong support arms to support the goods.
  • Has a simple design, and is easy to disassemble.
  • Support cargo with heavy loads.
  • Ineffective in assisting with the arrangement of goods.
  • Storage area is not optimized.
Portable Pallet Rack This shelf model can be moved thanks to wheels installed at the base of the shelf or fixed rails under the floor.
  • Easy to move when arranging goods.
  • Good optimization of warehouse area.
  • Convenient pick-up support.
  • It is difficult to install the rail system, and the sliding tray, but if using wheels, it will be more convenient and easier.
Selective Shelves This model uses pallets to store goods and is the most popular type of warehouse racking today.
  • Simple structure, easy to install
  • Durable.
  • Good price.
  • Storage space is not maximum.
  • Not good support for picking up goods.
Drive-In / Drive-Thru Shelves This type of shelf is designed according to FIFO (Drive-In) and LIFO (Drive Thru) methods.
  • Good product management support.
  • Durable, modern.
  • Easily sort and move goods.
  • Although the price is not expensive, it is not cheap either.
Multi-function iron shelf with hole V-hole multi-purpose iron shelf is a very familiar shelf model, used for many different storage purposes.
  • Low cost, diverse use for many different purposes and goods.
  • Flexible mounting design.
  • Simple structure.
  • Inventories are limited to light and medium loads.

4/ Notes when choosing to buy shelves to store goods in stock

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Notes when choosing to buy shelves to store goods in stock
Notes when choosing to buy shelves to store goods in stock

To ensure that the shelf is suitable for the product and the warehouse area, you need to pay attention to the following things when choosing to buy a storage shelf:

Choose a reputable and quality shelf manufacturer

The most important factor to consider when buying a shelf is choosing a manufacturer. A quality, experienced manufacturer will produce high-quality, smartly designed shelves, accompanied by after-sales modes such as repair, installation, troubleshooting support… Besides, In addition, the reputable manufacturer also ensures fast and on-time delivery.

Characteristics of the goods

Depending on different types of goods, businesses have different ways of choosing storage shelves. For example, for products that can be stacked like clothes, fabrics, packaging, etc., you can choose shelves with high density to save space. As for special products such as phones, laptops or heavy products, special shelves are needed to preserve goods well.

Dimensions of storage shelves

The size of the shelves must be designed in accordance with the size of the warehouse, the size of the shelves must be suitable for the products to both save space and store products well. It is best to provide exact product dimensions to the manufacturer to get the most optimal shelf.

Ground bearing level of the warehouse

When choosing shelves to store goods, businesses also need to calculate the bearing level of the ground so that they are commensurate with each other. If the ground is less resistant than the shelf, it will collapse, even crack, causing damage to goods and people. This is one of the things you need to pay close attention to when storing heavy items or intending to stack shelves high.

Material of shelves

Depending on the characteristics of the goods, the business chooses the appropriate shelf material. When choosing to buy storage shelves at Sukavina, customers will be enthusiastically consulted to get the best quality products.

5/ Buy storage shelves with good price, fast production, prestige

Buy storage shelves with good price, fast production, prestige
Buy storage shelves with good price, fast production, prestige

Sukavina is the leading manufacturer and supplier of industrial products in the South, specializing in providing products such as storage shelves, operation tables, trolleys, conveyors… We provide solutions to improve products. production for businesses, ensuring increased efficiency up to 30%.

Why should you buy Sukavina storage racks?

  • Sukavina has outstanding supply capacity with 3 factories in Binh Duong, Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang with a team of skilled workers and technicians, ensuring to bring customers quality products, delivery. fast (even for large orders).
  • Sukavina is a direct producer and supplier, without intermediaries, so the product price is guaranteed to be the original price, the best price.
  • All Sukavina customers are entitled to free product design, advice on the most economical and effective production solution.
  • Attractive after-sales mode: Customers will be completely free of charge for warranty, repair and installation support. is a reliable partner of all categories:

  • Electrical and electronic industry: Samsung, Panasonic, Toshiba, Dien Quang, …\
  • Textile and footwear industry: Biti’s, Vietnam Shamho Co., Ltd.…
  • Medical industry: Nipro Company, IMPACT Company…
  • Packaging, plastic, printing: Viet Hung Packaging, Vietnam Sumit Polymers Company, Shin Heung Co., Ltd.
  • Automobiles, mechanics: Thaco Truong Hai, Toyota…
  • Other industries: GS E&C Group, Kem Nghia…

Coming to Sukavina, partners will be completely assured of our product quality, price and service!

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