Barpro Storage June 2019 Newsletter

Barpro Storage June 2019 Newsletter
 
 

Barpro Storage June 2019 Newsletter

 
     
 

Barpro Storage June 2019 Newsletter

 
 
 
 
Relocation of Storax mobiles at Maydon Wharf Port Terminal
 
   
 

A demand for increased storage capacity came at a crucial time for Maydon Wharf Port Terminal, located in Durban. As the Citrus Import and Export seasonal demand continued to grow, so did the requirement for additional storage space at MPT.   This was rather urgent and installation had to occur rather quickly. Fortunately for MPT…

 
 
 
 
Mark Pearce - Barpro's New After Sales Manager
 
   
 

Mark Pearce joined Barpro Storage in 2008 as a site technician and has supervised the installation and repairs of many Storax systems around the country. Mark has been promoted to the new position of After Sales Manager and is now responsible for Service Level Agreements, inspections and the scheduling of repair work. His solid practical…

 
 
 
 
Thermal Pallet Covers supplied by Power Plastics
 
   
 

Possibly because Barpro markets Delf Freezer Wear we have been receiving inquiries for insulated pallet covers, which allow pallets of frozen and chilled product to be transported without the need for a refrigerated vehicle.   Obviously a lot depends on the specific cold chain requirements, but insulated pallet covers are popular in both Europe and…

 
 
 
 
AJ40 Genset Generator for sale
 
   
 

Due to the increase in demand for Storax mobile racking and to prevent being crippled by Eskom, we have recently required to upgrade our generator. In doing so Barpro now have a 3 phase AJ40 Genset generator for sale with only 114 hours of run time. It has a fully installed diesel fuel tank and…

 
 
 
 
Racking Input
 
   
 

A Bit of History Cold stores with insulated sandwich panel construction became popular in the 1970’s. Prior to that they were insulated with cork and low in height. As clear heights increased so did capacities and pallet access problems began. The norm in relatively low cork stores was to block stack product sometimes not even…

 
 
 
 
Potential Energy Saving Solutions
 
   
 

We attach topics with links to three articles that have appeared recently and illustrate how the cold storage industry is cutting down on CO2 emissions and reducing energy costs.   The articles discuss hydro cooling units supplied by Thermo King and installed at Blakemore Logistics in the UK. The second details savings made by a…

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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