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They are fabricated from welded or woven wire mesh decks that are attached to a series of vertical metal rails. Besides a professional appearance, these storage rack systems have many benefits for the home, office, store, workshop and manufacturing facility. Read More…

Wire Storage Racks Wire storage racks are shelving systems used for storage, display or organizing products, equipment or material.
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North East, PA  |  866-479-7225

Ridg-U-Rak produces more than 100 million pounds of pallet rack, high density storage rack and specialized rack systems annually. A customer-centric, full-service pallet rack producer with over 400,000 square feet of production and warehouse space, Ridg-U-Rak offers engineering, design, project management and installation services that meet your pallet rack needs on time and on budget.

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Ridg-U-Rak®, Inc. $$$

Greenville, SC  |  888-301-1421

For over 50 years, Engineered Products has provided material handling and storage solutions to warehouses just like yours. Our solutions maximize space and operational capabilities, they also minimize costs. Whether it’s better-utilizing your current warehouse space, overhauling your order picking system or creating a rack-supported storage facility from the ground up, we pride ourselves in our ability to create customer-specific storage solutions that fit your budget and your unique needs.

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Engineered Products $$$

Stevens Point, WI  |  800-826-0203

Steel King offers the industry’s widest selection of rack types, including roll-form and structural pallet racks, drive-in racks, gravity flow and push back storage systems, multi-level pick modules, automation integration, cantilever racks, portable racks, and custom shipping racks. Plus a full-line of guard rail and rack protection products. Full engineering staff and more than 200 standard Quick Ship products.

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Steel King Industries, Inc. $$$

Harrison, OH  |  513-367-2656

Nedcon is an international Group engaged in the design, production and installation of industrial racking systems. Storage meets intelligence: our solutions support your company strategy and organization. You take advantage of our worldwide experience since 1969, our knowledge in business, our creative way of design and engineering.

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Nedcon® USA, Inc. $$$

Clinton TWP, MI  |  866-688-723

The Safety Source, LLC has designed and installed warehouse pallet racking all throughout the country. As well as other Industrial Projects including mezzanines, in-plant offices, LED lighting upgrades, industrial vending solutions and more. We stock over 25,000 MRO, safety, janitorial and office supply products and have over 425,000 available products on our website. We are a Women Owned Business.

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The Safety Source, LLC $$$

Duluth, GA  |  770-638-4887

Warehouse Cubed is a leading provider of material storage products as well as equipment platforms and mezzanines. We offer free standing, full mat, and catwalk options for your industrial shelving and storage needs. Visit our website to find out more and view additional products.

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Warehouse Cubed $$$
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Wire storage racks are commonly used in shipping centers and storage warehouses in all manufacturing industries. Restaurants and medical facilities like hospitals and doctor offices also use these metal storage racks for equipment storage. While they can be made of any metal, stainless steel is the most common because of its durability, resistance to temperatures and ability to deter oxidization which leads to rusting. Steel storage racks are easy to clean and sanitize, can handle wash downs, and exhibit a smooth, shiny surface.

Stainless steel is also fire and heat resistant, which increases work safety in facilities with combustibles for flammable materials. Wire racks are porous as they are manufactured in a grid pattern and therefore offer high visibility and because the deck isn't a solid surface, it prevents any dust buildup. It also offers product ventilation if needed. As an alternative to decks made of wood, particle board, sheet metal or plastic, wire mesh is cost effective and durable. Every storage rack is fabricated with different specifications, including height, width, depth, weight capacity, material and finish.

Storage racks made of metal wire are assembled on site. They are either set against a wall or organized in rows with separating aisles. Some are mobile and are equipped with a set of 2-6 casters or pneumatic wheels that allow easy material transportation. These racks are moved by manual pushing, but require little energy to maneuver. For warehouse racking, wire storage racks are also attached to a track system and therefore cannot move easily once assembled and positioned.

The wire decks are fabricated from a series of metal wires that are either woven and interlaced together, or assembled perpendicular to each other and welded at the cross points. Those that handle heavy loads are often made with steel rod reinforcements. Most wire shelving is galvanized, painted or coated in rubber or epoxy, or plated with chrome to prevent rusting, increase heat resistance and increase lifespan.

They are able to hold many different kinds of loads, but are best suited for those with flat bottoms like boxes or trays. Some wire storage racks are adjustable to accommodate differently sized items.

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