Industrial Storage

optimizing warehouse racking layouts
How to Optimize Your Warehouse Racking Layout

If you're moving into an empty warehouse or are redesigning your warehouse layout, take the time to ensure you come up with the optimal design — one that allows you to store and move materials safely and efficiently, so you can maximize profits and minimize complications. Your warehouse racking is… Read more

The Risks of Poor Safety Culture
The Risks of Poor Safety Culture

Establishing a positive safety culture should be a priority for every business. Having a poor safety culture comes with significant risks that range from employee injury to decreased productivity. This article explores the potential consequences of an inadequate safety culture, as well as some strategies for preventing its repercussions. Table… Read more

Warehouse Safety Standards For OSHA
Warehouse Safety Standards for OSHA

The warehousing industry has an important role to play in the U.S., but unfortunately, warehouses are known for often being hazardous places to work. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) provides standards that, when met, can help create safer environments for warehouse workers. In this article, we take a… Read more

Case Study – Safe Storage for Heavy Coils and Steel Headplates

  PROJECT PROFILE Company: Raynor Garage Doors Industry: Building Materials Project Location: Dixon, IL - Plants 4 & 6 Ross Products: Dexco Heavy Duty Coil Racks and Wide Span Racks Application: Painted Aluminum Coils and Steel Headplates   Download this Case Study Here   Challenges: Optimize Plant Safety and Improve… Read more

Case Study – Whirlpool Corporation Tool & Die Racks

  PROJECT PROFILE Owner/Client: Whirlpool Corporation Industry: Home Appliance Headquarters: Benton Charter, Michigan Employees: 93,000 Plant Location: Fall River, Massachusetts Ross Products: Dexco Tool & Die Racks Ross Contact: Tracy Buck - Sales Engineer Project Completion Date: June 2017 OVERVIEW In July 2015, Whirlpool Corporation completed the purchase of American… Read more

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A New Way to Look at Industrial Storage

Manufacturing is one of the most dynamic sectors of the U.S. economy, accounting for more than a third of our economic output. While the past several decades have seen millions of jobs moving offshore, American factories still maintain a significant component in securing our economic future. Our competitive edge is… Read more

Ross Technology Dexco Structural Steel I-Beam Racking at FABTECH in Las Vegas, NV
Dexco Structural Steel I-Beam Racking Exhibited at FABTECH in Las Vegas, NV

Ross Technology recently exhibited their Dexco Structural Steel I-Beam Racking Systems at the 2016 FABTECH trade show in Las Vegas, NV. FABTECH provides thousands of attendees the opportunity to see, touch and learn about the latest innovations in fabricating, welding, metal forming and finishing industries. For more than 50 years,… Read more

cantilever-racking
Top Three Considerations When Selecting Cantilever Racking

It’s a given that maximizing floor space is a top priority for any warehouse or manufacturing operation. Storing long and heavy materials such as steel or lumber, however, can pose a considerable challenge for material handling professionals responsible for accomplishing this objective. Cantilever racking systems provide an ideal solution for… Read more

Ross Technology Dexco Cantilever Racking System
Bridging the Design Gap

Check engineering performance standards when selecting an industrial storage racking system and supplier Sourcing a rack system to store large, heavy materials requires thoughtful planning that extends beyond acquiring efficient storage space. While increasing room for production and streamlining manufacturing processes are certainly driving factors, it’s equally critical to ensure… Read more

Ross Adds Sales Engineer to Industrial Storage Products Group

Ross is pleased to announce the recent hire of Tracy Buck as Industrial Storage Sales Engineer to support its line of structural steel I-beam racks marketed under the Dexco brand name. In his new role, Tracy will provide technical support for companies looking to design and install heavy-duty coil, tool… Read more