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Loading Bays & Doors

Thorworld Industries helps Hexion improve yard safety with bespoke solutions

Thorworld Industries has assisted Hexion Chemicals UK in improving its yard safety with the installation of a new fixed loading bay. Hexion, a global provider of thermoset resins, has been successfully using a Thorworld mobile yardramp for over ten years at its site in Barry, South Wales. Richard…

  • 20/01/2016

Thorworld loading bay modified to accommodate Universal Silencer's expanding imports

Increased shipment size has prompted acoustic technology provider, Universal Silencer, to successfully modify its existing Thorworld Industries loading ramp and platform, after nearly six years of effective use … Hinckley based total-systems provider serves industries including power generation…

  • 11/01/2016

Door and loading bay maintenance

Loading bays are a key interface between a company’s main operations and the logistics and distribution functions that connect it to its customers. Therefore, an equipment failure in the loading bay is likely to have a direct and immediate impact on both customer relations and profitability.

  • 06/01/2016

Loading Bays: Attaining the complete efficiency and safety package

Loading bays for successful companies represent the input and output portal of the business, dealing with high volumes of goods and vehicles, while being a hot spot for employees engaged in loading and unloading. The two paramount concerns with regards to successful operation, specification and…

  • 18/12/2015

ISD Solutions appoints Mike Goodhead to head new Industrial Waterproofing Division

Specialising in green roofs, industrial waterproofing installations for bridge decks, loading bays and car parks … ISD Solutions has launched a new division targeting the massive industrial and structural waterproofing sector. ISD Industrial Waterproofing Division will complement existing projects…

  • 28/10/2015

Awards success for Hörmann

Hörmann (UK) has been presented with the UK Warehousing Association’s (UKWA) Environment Award at a prestigious ceremony at the Dorchester. The awards saw more than 400 UKWA members descend on the hotel, where they enjoyed a drinks reception and three-course meal, before being…

  • 30/07/2015

Stertil door products specified for major warehouse refurbishment

An installation of 17 Stertil doors ensures efficient loading and unloading of a range of road vehicles for one of the UK’s leading parcels carriers at the company’s newly refurbished warehouse in Park Royal, London. Supplied by Stertil Door Products, the doors have been installed…

  • 08/07/2014

Easilift urges companies to change parts in time for efficient loading systems

Easilift Loading Systems is reporting a 30% growth in its service business during the past 12 months – a success the company attributes to the developments it has made in its after-sales approach. The company – a provider of loading solutions whose client base includes names such as…

  • 07/05/2014

Solutions for making a grand entrance

A new online platform details Crawford products and systems and how they can be tailored to fit specific requirements of ambient, cold and sub-zero logistics facilities across all industries and market sectors … Underlining its intent to focus on distribution facilities, ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems…

  • 11/03/2014

NSK improves loading bay safety at Netherlands warehouse

NSK has chosen Castell’s drive-away prevention system Salvo to protect staff at its warehouse in Tilburg, Netherlands. NSK’s huge facility distributes more than 4000 pallets a month across the whole of Europe and North Africa. Customers include Ford, Volkswagen, Siemens and Bosch. Salvo…

  • 11/03/2014