Storage in the workplace is second only to employee work space as the largest challenge to facility space planning. Designing and implementing storage products solutions that meet the unique needs of users is also a demanding task. Many companies strive to reduce inventory and/or reduce the amount of space dedicated to storage of materials. Others look for advice on storage systems that increase the productivity of employees, production equipment or logistics. Still others focus on the safety and protection of the items that need to be stored. So, cost savings, ROI, employee productivity and protection of inventory are the most common goals of storage projects. Let the storage products experts at Haldeman-Homme perform a free needs analysis, to determine if a Haldeman Homme space and cost saving storage product makes sense for you!
Automated Storage and Retrieval
Modular Cabinets & Shelving Storage Systems
Chemical Storage Systems
We specialize in storage design consulting, installation and service of all types of storage. We listen to you and understand your goals before offering advice to save money, save space, reduce inventory, increase throughput or provide better protection for your stored materials. Over the past 80 years, thousands of customers have achieved these goals with our services and products. Examples include manufacturing facilities that store raw materials or finished goods, parts, and tools. Museums that need to preserve a wide variety of century old artifacts in their collection. Libraries that store books but want to free up space for new technologies and patron use. Military installations that store war readiness mobility bags, weapons, aircraft parts and the like in high density storage systems, weapons cabinets and vertical carousels. County and state law enforcement agencies that store weapons, evidence, court records and personal effects. These are a few examples of the many storage application challenges that we assist our customers in solving every day.
Following are a few of the many product ideas that are available for material handling and storage.
A trusted, cost effective storage solution. Available in many, many styles and weight capacities to handle all sizes of materials. Typical uses are warehouse shelving and pallet rack storage, library shelving, industrial shelving, commercial office furniture shelving, wall bracket shelving. Available in many materials including stainless steel, painted steel, aluminum, wood, plastic, laminate, resin.
Another common solution usually used for smaller parts, faster access or to provide increased protection for inventory. Applications include manufacturing tool cribs, museum drawing and artifact cabinets, office filing cabinets, chemical storage, clothing. Available in steel, wood, stainless steel, plastic, laminate, polypropylene, and epoxy resin.
Most often used in areas where storage of clothing and personal equipment is required. Common applications are athletic lockers in locker rooms. Corridor lockers in schools, manufacturing plants and work areas. Specialty lockers for the safety of materials from fire and environmental hazards. Security lockers for protection from theft. Available knock down or fully assembled. Manufactured in steel, wood, plastic, plastic laminate.
High Density / Compact Shelving
Shelving mounted on moveable carriages that allows a typical room of fixed shelving rows to be compacted together to save wasted aisle space. A benefit where space is at a premium or where storage needs are growing. Return on investment is high where cost of building and land space is high. Can be designed for any type of stored materials and any size space. Hand or electrically operated.
Material Handling AS/RS Automated material handling systems are used extensively in industrial warehouse and manufacturing operations to maximize manufacturing and warehousing efficiencies. Typical goals are reduced labor costs, reduced inventory carrying costs, higher material throughput, and space efficiency. Generally includes systems integration with MRP and automation systems. Available in a variety of system types depending on project goals.
A simple AS/RS storage products solution for smaller applications of high moving materials. Shelves housed inside a shell that travel up and down in a carousel like loop. Access to the shelves is via work high counters. Can be designed for automated picking operations but generally are used in hand picking applications for small parts, tools, high value inventory, records. Lowest average cycle times for fast throughput. Ergonomic design. Software controls and inventory management are optional. Good space utilization in high bay facilities. High ROI based on labor and space savings.
Vertical Lift Modules Another simple AS/RS storage products solution that can be used in small to large applications. Trays stored on a rack inside a shell are picked automatically by an inserter/extractor robotic picker and delivered to a work counter for hand or automated picking. Good space utilization in high bay facilities. High ROI when used to automate operations.
If you would like more ideas, a free space analysis or pricing, please contact one of our storage products specialists.
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