Brief: The client operates a busy bonded warehouse near to a major airport. The requirement was for a secure storage area to be designed and installed for High Value Goods (HVG).
WM Storage Ltd received the specification from the client which included the requirement to be compliant with FSR2017 (Facility Security Requirements) which is the official standard issued by TAPA (Transported Asset Protection Association) for secure warehousing and storage.
Process: Site visits were undertaken by WM to enable a full understanding of the brief and ascertain a workable solution taking into account all on site factors effecting the day to day running of the warehouse. Once achieved, a recommendation document including cost indication was provided for discussion between the clients’ management team and WM. This was the followed by a formal quotation and official order from the client. An installation schedule was then planned and agreed with the client prior to delivery.
Solution: WM provided a secure solution that was practical, sustainable and compliant with all of the clients’ requirements.
The HVG area is an area fully encapsulated by a secure metal cage, the storage within this area has a capacity for 150 standard pallets, 2 tonnes per level over ground plus 3 levels. The all metal cage occupies floor dimensions of 11m width, 17m depth, x 5.4m height. Aisle access is for standard counterbalanced forklift trucks.
Other services provided to this client:
- Pallet Racking.
- Annual Racking inspection and reports.
- Racking labelling.
- Racking repairs.