Tuesday 25th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Mobile racking frees up valuable storage

To free up prime space close to the production line at its No 2 plant at Swindon, Honda of the UK Manufacturing (HUM) required an instant storage solution for its mezzanine deck. Using the LeanTek system, supplied by the Tube & Bracket Company, HUM associates built two mobile racks ready for loading and operation in less than two hours.

The racks, measuring 3m by 1.3m, had to be assembled in-situ on the mezzanine deck. The parts were delivered in component form and transported to the deck ready for assembly.

Tube & Bracket Company technicians assisted HUM staff as they built the racks from scratch. The HUM team was impressed with the ease and speed in which the racks were assembled.

The LeanTek modular racking system is used throughout the industrial sector for improved productivity. The Tube & Bracket Company supplies LeanTek component parts for self build projects. It also offers a professional design and project management service and can deliver