Barpro Storage September 2019 Newsletter

Barpro Storage September 2019 Newsletter
 
 

Barpro Storage September 2019 Newsletter

 
     
 

SEPTEMBER 2019 ISSUE

 
 
 
 
INNOVATION IN CLEANLINESS OF INTERIOR REFRIGERATED CONTAINERS
 
   
 

Istobal, a Spanish based company has developed a new product to clean the interior of refrigerated containers and load bodies. With 70 years of experience, agent and subsidiaries worldwide, Istobal supplies all the normal external truck washing equipment as well. Let us take a closer look at their automatic interior wash invention. https://youtu.be/U53K-Kw06ro Click on…

 
 
 
 
STORAX MOBILES IMPROVES CAPACITY & PERFORMANCE
 
   
 

Whether you are a wholesaler or a distribution centre maximising your space and saving money should be on top of your list to increase profitability. Barpro’s STORAX Mobile racking solution is a high-density, electrically-operated storage system that accommodates both conventional and unconventional racking. Storax mobiles can be used in new and retrofitted ambient and cold-storage…

 
 
 
 
SUCCESSFUL INSTALLATION AT TWO OCEANS CAPE TOWN
 
   
 

Phase 1 installation completed Barpro Storage SA was approached by Two Oceans Commercial Cold Store, situated in Bellville, Cape Town, to provide storage solutions for a cold room of approximately 2800 m². Barpro suggested a layout consisting of 21 STORAX mobile racks accommodating 6678 x 1-ton pallets with a height of 1.6m. An additional 1313…

 
 
 
 
FIRE PROTECTION IN REFRIGERATION & DEEP FREEZE STORAGE AREAS
 
   
 

What fire prevention system is suitable for your cold storage area? Whatever type of racking is used, appropriate fire protection is necessary as an ordinary warehouse.  Wagner’s latest innovation is the oxygen reduction system; OxyReduct® fire prevention system, ensuring that fires do not develop. Three components are necessary namely: oxygen, heat energy and fuel. If any…

 
 
 
 
THE AUSTRALIAN COLD STORAGE INDUSTRY HAS AN INSURANCE PROBLEM.
 
   
 

Over the last year, Australian cold store insurance premiums have increased on average between 200 and 400%. One cold store reported 3 premium increases so far this year. Underwriters have justified the hikes by saying that the industry was subsidized for years. Last year while premium income represented 2% of revenue, claims were at 6%,…

 
 
 
 
BARPRO STORAGE RACK SAFETY TESTING TOOL
 
   
 

Barpro Rack Inspection Tool To prevent rack collapses in warehouses and cold stores Barpro has developed a Rack Safety Testing Tool which is easy to use. The instructions are on the tool itself. Barpro can also provide documentation to record weekly rack safety inspections. Rack Safety Tool instructions In all warehouses and freezer stores, there…

 
 
 
 
BARPRO STAFF SPOTLIGHT
 
   
 

Bongani Mogwasi BARPRO STORAGE JHB - TECHNICIAN Bongani Mogwasi joined Barpro in 2014 where he worked as a general worker and developed through skills and training.  In 2019, Bongani passed Barpro’s internal tests to become a qualified rail layer. Laying rails for STORAX systems requires great accuracy as the rail levels on installation must be…

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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