Custom designed vehicle loading bay supports growth and efficiency

Custom designed vehicle loading bay supports growth and efficiency

Fabric building specialist Rubb has created a new hub for vehicle loading operations for Walkers Transport in just six weeks Samsung Printer Driver.

Walkers Transport, based in Leeds, UK, is a leading transport and third-party logistics specialist, providing custom transport solutions to leading manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers and distributors 비 메오 비밀번호 동영상 다운로드. Walkers Transport is also a Platinum Member of Palletways UK – The UK’s largest palletised freight network. Having grown rapidly in recent years, Walkers moves over 1.2 million pallets each year AutoCad Viewer 2017 download. Now further growth is being targeted, sparking the need for a Rubb building.

Since 2012, Walkers Transport has used a drive through warehouse system, and year-on-year they have seen the business grow old town road 다운로드. This increase in operations has starting to exceed efficiency, creating vehicle waiting times. Working together with Rubb, Walkers decided to construct a new clear span loading facility to increase workflow and efficiency 영화 겨울왕국 다운로드. Colin Hunter, Group Transport Compliance Manger, found out about Rubb from another customer who used Rubb as their business growth solution.

Within this tight time-scale, Rubb had to design, manufacture and construct a custom, open-ended loading facility windows 10 education 다운로드. The structure needed to feature a clear internal area to maximise the use of space, something that “competitors could not offer”. The new building, measuring 59m wide x 16m long with an apex height of 14.2m, can accommodate all lorries and wagons Samsung Webcam Driver.

As well as having one large open gable end, seven door openings were created at the rear of the facility for personnel to use when signing in their loads vmnetcfg. The framework of the buildings is constructed using hot dip galvanized steel. The galvanizing process was performed after framework production to ensure maximum protection against corrosion Glory of The Clan. Lightweight PVC cladding was used to cover the facility.

Colin Hunter commented, “It was amazing how fast the facility was constructed. Rubb’s attention to detail was very impressive 유튜브재생목록 다운로드. Health and safety was all in place and correct well in advance, giving us great confidence. Throughout the build, the Rubb construction team couldn’t have been better; attending daily meetings with the Walkers team, making sure their build plans were the most efficient way for walkers to carry on business as normal, day by day. Every evening, the Rubb team moved concrete blokes to create a larger working area for the Walkers Transport personnel to load and unload during the night.”