Equipment

Designing Safe Pallet Racking Systems

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This article was written collaboratively here at CAM Industrial. That’s appropriate, because safety is everyone’s business. So why isn’t everyone in the industry preventing accidents? People get hurt in warehouses every day, and many of these accidents could be prevented through 1) intelligent design; and, 2) preventative maintenance that keeps systems in top shape. As […]

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Pallet Racking and Permits – Everything you need to know!

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Although it’s tempting to avoid the hassles of getting a Building Permit for your pallet racking system, it’s neither a good business move nor a safe way to operate. This article explains why you need a permit, and guides you through seven steps to getting one. Read Article

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USED PALLET RACKING: BUYER BE AWARE!

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Purchasing used pallet racking vs. new can offer substantial savings, but “Be Aware” as there are also some very real and significant risks. It is important to be informed before you buy, or you might end up with a lot of additional and unexpected costs. The worst case scenarios are that the racking system might […]

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High Density – High Throughput Pallet Storage and Retrieval System

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Are you looking for a better way to handle your high throughput SKU’s? Do you need better storage density to maximize your existing space? Would you like to increase the throughput of high volume SKU’s with fewer employees? Would you like to reduce forklift traffic? Is your drive-in racking, push back, pallet flow, or bulk […]

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Green Solutions for Kal Tire

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Kal Tire is an environmentally conscious company that is continually looking for ways to reduce their environmental impact. Kal Tire’s 7th Aim, which represent their core values, specifically identifies the need to respect the environment. As part of their environmental assessment, Kal Tire identified that there was substantial corrugate and plastic waste material being generated […]

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Frazier Structural Steel Racking Now Available at Cam Industrial Supply

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Heavy Duty Racking Choice cam|industrial supply is excited to announce that we now are an official distributor for Frazier Structural Steel Storage Systems. Frazier has been designing and manufacturing Structural Steel (SS) racking since 1949, and is recognized as North America’s leading manufacturer of structural steel storage systems. The addition of the structural racking to our […]

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Cam Industrial Supply Increases Packaging Productivity for Martin Brower

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Case Study – Increasing Martin Brower’s Packaging Productivity Martin Brower is the world’s largest distributor of products to the world’s largest restaurant company – McDonalds. Martin Brower employs over 3,900 people in 30 distribution centers in 6 countries. There are 7 DC’s in Canada and this case study reviews the challenges and solution brought to […]

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“Breaking New Ground” with Federated Co-op

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AS/RS – Horizontal Carousel Implementation Over the last few months Cam Industrial Supply has begun to work with Federated Co-op to create a complete warehouse system. The system is a new type of installation for us because it is a complete horizontal carousel that will be integrated through software to Co-op’s ERP. We are very […]

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Have you ever calculated…

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 … the monthly or annual cost of a pallet position in your existing or planned facility? If you haven’t, this little exercise may be helpful in assessing those costs and could provide some useful insight. We have all heard about inventory carrying costs, which are estimated by most accounting and consulting firms to be around […]

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Dock Equipment & Overhead Doors in Calgary, Edmonton by CAM Industrial

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Dock Equipment & Overhead Doors in Calgary, Edmonton CAM Industrial Supply provides docking equipment and overhead doors design for commercial and industrial facilities. If you are in the manufacturing industry, there are various building design traits that need to be investigated to increase the efficiency of daily operations. One of these features of an effective […]

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