Barpro Storage October 2018 Newsletter

Barpro Storage October 2018 Newsletter
 
 

Barpro Storage October 2018 Newsletter

 
     
 

Barpro Storage October 2018 Newsletter

 
 
 
 
Local Frozen Berry Supplier Expands Operation
 
   
 

An article by Alan Moule.  Euroberry in Somerset West is a family owned business established in 2000 to supply the local market, nation-wide, with frozen berries – later expanded to include concentrates, purees, and other allied products.   Originally most fruit was imported, frozen, and the market was served out of head office in Western…

 
 
 
 
Structural Integrity of Static Pallet Racking And Its Role In Effective And Safe Asset Management
 
   
 

The following point of view was received from a South African rack inspector, Anna Kosinskaya. Comments would be appreciated from our readers on this critical topic.  Before racking is used in its final form to store goods, it undergoes (or supposed to undergo) the following steps: Design Sourcing of material and manufacturing. Installation Operational control…

 
 
 
 
Are fluctuating pressures wrecking your freezer rooms?
 
   
 

For anyone who has seen the small hatches next to cold store doors or in the refrigeration pods and didnt know how important they are, please read the following article from Keith Bell at Cooltec. When designing freezer rooms, who is responsible for determining how many air release valves are required in the room? Is…

 
 
 
 
The critical importance of supervisory forklift seminars
 
   
 

A fine example of how the best intentioned bureaucratic initiatives can have unintended consequences was provided recently by Des Fell, MD of Accredited Training and one of the most experienced forklift trainers in South Africa.   “The same bad forklift driving habits seem to reoccur again and again amongst drivers as recorded at their bi-annual…

 
 
 
 
Dearman’s Zero Emission Mobile Refrigeration System On Trial In South Africa
 
   
 

Dr Daniel Fennell of Dearman UK recently confirmed that Dearman is well into a two year project to provide mobile precooling for crop harvesting in the Gauteng area. The pre-coolers are driven to the field and provide rapid cooling to preserve quality. Post -harvest spoilage in the fruit and vegetable sector costs South Africa billions…

 
 
 
 
LMC Express produces a supply chain for SMME’s in South Africa’s perishable food industry
 
   
 

Picture found at: (Source) As a manufacturer or importer, operating the business is only half the battle in getting customers to purchase the products. After a customer purchases a product, the order must be delivered.   To transport full truckloads (16; 20 or 30 pallets), is relatively easy, as a truck can be rented for…

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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