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Discover Our Anti-Collapse Mesh & Partitioning Solutions

1. What makes your anti-collapse mesh solutions unique?

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Our anti-collapse mesh is engineered for maximum durability and adaptability. Tailored to your specific warehouse layout, it provides unmatched protection against falling objects. This helps ensure a far safer workspace for your team.

2. Can your partitioning systems be customised for any warehouse size?

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Absolutely. Our partitioning systems are designed with flexibility in mind. They allow for custom configurations that perfectly fit your space, regardless of the size or shape of your warehouse.

3. How do your solutions enhance warehouse efficiency?

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Our solutions streamline the layout. They secure areas with valuable inventory or hazards. This improves safety, boosts efficiency and cuts downtime from accidents or inventory loss.

4. What sets your installation process apart from competitors?

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Our professional installation team brings expertise and precision to each project. We'll ensure every system is installed for optimal performance and durability, setting us apart with quality you can trust.

5. How quickly can we see improvements in safety and efficiency after installation?

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Our improvements can be observed almost immediately. Enhanced safety measures will help your team work more confidently and efficiently. By streamlining your operations, we can contribute to a noticeable boost in overall productivity.

Empower Your Workspace with Expert Fit-Out Solutions

1. What makes Locators different from other fit-out providers?

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Locators specialise in fully integrated material handling equipment with custom industrial fit-out solutions. Our deep understanding of spatial dynamics sets us apart. Plus, we blend high-tech with ergonomic design to improve productivity and safety.

2. How can an industrial fit-out improve my business operations?

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A tailored fit-out optimises every inch of your space. It streamlines workflow, boosts employee morale, and reduces wasted time and resources.

3. What types of spaces can benefit from an industrial fit-out?

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These benefits apply to any industrial space seeking efficiency, safety, and growth. This includes warehouses, factories, and distribution centres.

4. How long does a typical industrial fit-out project take with Locators?

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Each project is unique. But, our simple process ensures on-time completion without sacrificing quality or precision.

5. Can Locators accommodate my business's specific needs and requirements?

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Absolutely. Our approach is centred around understanding and fulfilling your unique operational needs. This way, we can ensure that your space not only meets but exceeds your expectations.

Elevate Your Space with Our Barriers & Rack Protection

1. What sets Locators' barriers and rack protection apart from others?

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At Locators, our distinct advantage lies in our bespoke approach to warehouse safety. Each solution is meticulously designed to meet the unique needs of your space. We employ the latest in safety technology and materials for its durability and effectiveness.

2. How can I identify the most suitable barriers and rack protection for my warehouse?

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Our team of experts will evaluate your warehouse's layout and workflow. This will allow us to find the exact solutions that offer the best protection and efficiency. Plus, this tailored advice ensures you invest in the proper safety measures.

3. Are Locators' solutions compatible with existing warehouse setups?

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Yes, our products are crafted for easy integration into your warehouse environment. We aim to enhance your operations and will do so without significant disruptions. Our team will achieve this by upgrading safety measures or adding new solutions.

4. What materials are utilised in crafting Locators' barriers and rack protections?

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We prioritise resilience and visibility in our materials selection. Our experts utilise robust steel for barriers and impact-resistant polyethene for rack protection. This ensures lasting performance in demanding warehouse conditions.

5. How do Locators guarantee the quality of our barriers and rack protection products?

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Our commitment to excellence extends through every stage, from design to deployment. We guarantee every product meets safety and durability standards. Our experts achieve this through strict quality checks and industry best practices.

Find Answers About Our Pallet Shuttle System

1. What is a pallet shuttle system?

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A pallet shuttle system is an advanced storage solution that automates the handling of pallets within a racking system. It uses a motorised shuttle to move pallets in and out of their storage location, optimising space and improving efficiency.

2. How does a pallet shuttle system enhance warehouse efficiency?

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By automating the movement of pallets, it reduces the need for manual handling and forklift operation. This speeds up the loading and unloading process, increases storage density, and minimises the risk of accidents. Ultimately, this will enhance your overall efficiency.

3. Can a pallet shuttle system be integrated with existing warehouse management systems (WMS)?

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Yes, pallet shuttle systems are designed to be compatible with most WMS, providing seamless integration. This allows for real-time inventory tracking and improved management of storage operations.

4. What types of goods are suitable for storage in a pallet shuttle system?

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Pallet shuttle systems are versatile. They can accommodate various goods, from food and beverages to electronics and pharmaceuticals. They are especially beneficial for items requiring high-density storage and fast turnover.

5. How can I determine if a pallet shuttle system is suitable for my warehouse?

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Consider factors like your warehouse's available space, the volume and type of goods stored, and operational goals. We can provide a comprehensive assessment and tailor a solution that maximises your efficiency and meets your needs.

Enhance Storage with Cantilever Racking

1. What types of items are best stored on cantilever racking?

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Cantilever racking is great for storing long, bulky items. These items include timber, steel, pipes, and even oversized furniture. Its open design and adjustable arms make it versatile for various materials.

2. Can cantilever racks be used outdoors?

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Yes, our cantilever racks can be adapted for outdoor use and can come in hot-dipped galvanised finishes. These finishes can withstand weather and stop corrosion.

3. How much weight can a cantilever rack support?

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Our cantilever racks are engineered to handle loads from a few hundred kilograms to up to 30 tonnes. The rack system's configuration and design determine its specific capacities.

4. Are there customisable options for cantilever racking systems?

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Absolutely. We offer customisation for arm length and load capacity. We can match the racks' colour or finish to your operation and branding.

5. What safety features do cantilever racks include?

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Safety is a priority. Our racks have features like removable retaining pins. They also have welded end stops for secure storage. You can add optional plastic arm protection to prevent damage to both the stored materials and the racking itself.

Mastering Live Storage Systems in Your Warehouse

1. What is a live storage system?

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A live storage system is an advanced warehousing solution in which goods are stored on inclined tracks with rollers or wheels. This setup allows items to move to the picking position by gravity, improving handling times and reducing effort.

2. How can live storage systems improve warehouse efficiency?

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These systems minimise manual handling, allowing quicker retrieval and dispatch of goods. They optimise space by reducing aisle width. This increases storage density, which can greatly improve warehouse efficiency.

3. Are live storage systems suitable for all types of products?

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Live storage systems are remarkably adaptable and capable of handling a broad spectrum of products, from lightweight cartons to hefty pallets. They are particularly well-suited for items that necessitate swift access and regular rotation.

4. What maintenance do live storage systems require?

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Like all machines, live storage systems need regular maintenance to keep them efficient and safe. This includes checking rollers, tracks, and brakes and ensuring that load limits are not exceeded.

5. Can live storage systems be customised to fit specific warehouse needs?

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Yes, live storage systems are highly customisable. They can be designed to fit specific warehouse layouts and accommodate different product sizes. In addition to sizes, they can also be designed to support various weight requirements. In this regard, our team works closely with clients to tailor each system to their unique specifications.

Raise Your Efficiency with Tailored Mezzanine Floor Solutions

1. What types of businesses benefit most from mezzanine floors?

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Mezzanine floors are ideal for any business that requires extra space but can't expand its physical footprint. This includes warehouses, retail environments, manufacturing facilities, and office spaces. They're perfect for any business looking to maximise its existing area.

2. Can mezzanine floors be customised to fit specific requirements?

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Absolutely. Our mezzanine floors are designed for your business needs. They are ideal for additional storage, office space, or a specialised production area. We work with you to ensure the design maximises your available space and enhances operational efficiency.

3. How long does a mezzanine floor installation take?

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The installation timeframe varies depending on the project's complexity and size. Our team ensures little disruption to your operations, with most installations completed within a few weeks.

4. Are mezzanine floors safe and compliant with regulations?

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Yes, all our mezzanine floors comply with UK building regulations. We handle all compliance and safety aspects, from design to installation, ensuring a secure and fully compliant new floor area.

5. What is the long-term benefit of installing a mezzanine floor?

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Adding a mezzanine floor is a long-term investment. It'll boost your operational capacity and raise your property's value. It offers a cost-effective way to expand your usable space and boost productivity and profitability. Best of all, it does so without the expense of relocating or constructing new facilities.

Explore Our Pallet Racking Solutions

1. What types of pallet racking systems do you offer?

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We provide a range of systems, including selective, drive-in, push-back, and pallet flow racks. Each pallet racking solution is designed to meet different storage needs and operational demands.

2. Can pallet racking systems be customised for any warehouse size?

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Absolutely. Our systems are fully adaptable to fit spaces of any size. They can be custom-designed to maximise your storage capacity and operational flow.

3. How does pallet racking improve warehouse safety?

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Our racking systems are not just about storage efficiency, they are also engineered with safety in mind. The robust designs enhance stability and access, significantly reducing the risk of inventory damage or worker injury.

4. What is the installation process for your pallet racking systems?

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Our expert team manages the installation from start to finish. We'll optimise the setup to fit your warehouse's specific layout and storage requirements.

5. Do you provide ongoing support and maintenance for pallet racking systems?

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Rest assured, we don't just install and leave. We offer comprehensive maintenance services to ensure your racking system remains efficient and safe over time. This includes regular inspections and the ability to make any necessary adjustments.

Master Rack Inspection & Maintenance with Our Experts

1. What is included in a rack inspection service?

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Locators' rack inspection service is a detailed examination of your racking systems. Our SEMA-approved inspectors do it to ensure all parts are safe, secure, and up to current standards.

2. How often should rack inspections be carried out?

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We recommend that rack inspections be conducted annually as a minimum. However, more inspections may be needed for high-volume operations or those with heavy loads. They may be especially needed to help ensure safety and efficiency.

3. Can your team handle repairs during an inspection?

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Yes, our inspectors can identify any urgent repairs during the inspection. They'll initiate immediate corrective actions to maintain safety and functionality without significant downtime.

4. What kind of training do you provide for staff regarding rack maintenance?

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We offer comprehensive training programmes to teach your staff to identify and report potential issues. This helps ensure ongoing vigilance and preventive maintenance between professional inspections.

5. How do we get started with your rack inspection services?

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Getting started is simple. Contact us through our website or customer service to schedule an initial consultation. We'll tailor a maintenance plan that suits your warehouse's needs and ensures compliance and safety.

Top-Tier Warehouse Shelving Solutions

1. What types of warehouse shelving are available?

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We offer many types of shelving, such as pallet racking, longspan shelving, and mobile shelving systems. Each type is made for different load sizes and operational needs.

2. How can I determine the best shelving solution for my warehouse?

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Our team conducts an on-site evaluation to understand your requirements and workflow. This ensures that the recommended shelving maximises space and enhances operational efficiency.

3. Are there customisable options for shelving?

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Absolutely! We can tailor our shelving in size, capacity, and layout to meet the unique needs of your storage area and provide a truly custom solution.

4. How long does the installation take?

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Installation times can vary based on the complexity and scale of your shelving system. However, we focus on efficient processes to minimise disruption to your operations.

5. What ongoing support do you offer post-installation?

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We provide comprehensive aftercare. This includes maintenance checks and options to change your shelves as your business grows or needs change.

Warehouse Labelling & Signage = Precision & Efficiency

1. What types of labels and signage do you offer?

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We provide a wide range of labels and signage. These include aisle markers, bay identifiers, safety signs, and custom labels tailored to your needs. Better yet, each product is designed to withstand the demanding conditions of a warehouse environment.

2. Can you customise labels to fit our specific warehouse layout?

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Absolutely! We specialise in creating custom labels and signage that are tailored to the unique dimensions and layouts of your warehouse. Our team works closely with you to ensure each sign and label enhances operational flow and meets your requirements.

3. How durable are your labels and signage?

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Our labels and signage are manufactured using high-quality, durable materials. These goods resist wear and tear, even in high-traffic areas. This ensures longevity and readability over time, reducing the need for frequent replacements.

4. Do you provide installation services?

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Yes, we offer professional installation services. This way, we can ensure that all labels and signage are correctly placed for maximum effectiveness and compliance. Our skilled technicians handle everything from setup to maintenance.

5. How can your labelling and signage solutions improve our warehouse operations?

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Our labels and signs make operations faster and safer by making storage and handling instructions easier to see. They reduce errors and speed up picking, improving efficiency by making it easy for every team member to navigate and follow warehouse protocols.