Ergonomic & Workspace Solutions for Warehousing, Distribution & Manufacturing Facilities

Winter is coming: check your Dock Seals.

Yes, the fall weather has finally arrived and it’s good to take some time off to enjoy it.  As we all know, the winter months will soon be upon us. For manufacturing sites and distribution centers, dock doors are a huge drain on heating bills. Every time a truck pulls in to load or unload, the dock door comes up and all the heat goes out into the winter air. A dock seal creates a barrier between … [Read more...]

Keeping Insects out of Warehouses and Factories

I have been working on some dock issues this week. The biggest problem is for a customer that is having a problem with flies in their warehouse.Insects in a building can be more than just a nuisance. This customer said they were inundated with insects from a nearby operation and the people working in the warehouse spent most of the week swatting flies: not very productive. Other insects, such as … [Read more...]

Securing Dock Doors

Summer must be near! I had a call from a customer that needs to secure their dock doors. They recently added a second shift, and sometime during the evening, an intruder entered and pilfered a power washer from their building.   A good way to secure dock doors is with a folding gate.Folding gates expand to cover the opening of the dock and then contract or fold back when not in use. Folding … [Read more...]