Cantilever Racking

West Building Supplies teams up with Filplastic

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West Building Supplies has announced it has expanded outside its native Bridlington for the first time with help from Filplastic UK. The business, which has three depots in Bridlington, launched a new, purpose built-branch in Scarborough earlier this month. The move is said to make West Building Supplies one of Yorkshire’s largest independent builders’ merchants. Oliver West, Director of West Building Supplies, said the new branch was strategically positioned on the outskirts of the town, enabling the company to maximise opportunities in Scarborough and along the A64 corridor. The branch, which sits on a 1.34 acre site on Thornburgh Road,..  - Read More

Filplastic helps PC Building Supplies turn vision into reality

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Filplastic has helped a Hampshire builders’ merchant turn its vision of a new depot into reality with a £70,000 contract. The Yorkshire-based racking specialist helped PC Building Supplies design and create a bespoke base as the new flagship building at the front of Hardley industrial estate. The merchant moved from a 1.1-acre site in the centre of Hythe to a 2.5-acre plot on Hardley Industrial Estate where it has extended its operations to include a shop and trade counter, showroom, warehouse and yard. Filplastic worked with the merchant to design the layout and interior of the new site, as well..  - Read More

JTD gets Filpastic helping hand

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Racking specialist, Filplastic has delivered a £75k contract to help growing merchant, JTD Building Supplies establishing a new base. JTD moved from its original location in Meltham near Huddersfield to Brockholes near Homfirth in July this year, after extensive design and fit out work carried out by Filplastic. The regional business saw off competition to win the contract in a competitive tendering process. Filplastic designed and fitted out the trade counter, shop warehouse and yard, supplying display plinths and shelving, and pallet, cantilever and pigeon hole racking as part of the contract. JTD Building Supplies was established in 2011 in..  - Read More

SEMA - Know your Storage Equipment

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SEMA guide to Cantilever Racking:- is ideal for the storage of items that could be large, bulky or an awkward shape that require no obstruction at the pick face when accessed. This type of racking can allow for a more efficient use of warehouse space. Items that may best be suited to such a system include: Furniture Building materials Piping Rolls Carpet and flooring In essence, if you have irregularly shaped items then cantilever racking can be the ideal choice. This racking system can be fitted to ensure that the maximum amount of vertical storage space is maintained. Open rows..  - Read More