One of the first things manufacturing plants and warehouses consider when attempting to maximize their floor capacity is vertical space. As some facilities get more creative, mezzanines continue to emerge as one of the most popular tools for these expansions. Mezzanines are often the preferred choice because they don’t require costly upgrades to renovate an entire area.
If you’ve been searching for a way to increase your facility’s floor space, the team at King Materials Handling can help. We offer several different designs of mezzanine systems customizable to your building’s layout. We work with several of the most recognized manufacturers in the industry to supply structures with the highest-quality and most durable materials.
Three of the most challenging factors facing today’s businesses are time, space and money. By implementing an effective mezzanine system into your facility, you address all three of these needs. Some primary benefits of industrial mezzanines include:
At King Materials Handling, we can custom-design a mezzanine system based on your specific operational requirements. All our mezzanine systems come certified by a professional engineer.
You can use our mezzanines to organize and streamline parts storage. We can also develop a mezzanine system to coordinate the functionality of your tool crib. Some of the most common styles and designs include:
Looking to learn more about your mezzanine options? Here is what you need to know:
Every mezzanine system comes with a P.Eng stamped drawing certifying the design of the structure. This ensures that whether the mezzanine is structural steel supported, pallet rack supported, or shelving supported the mezzanine will have the backing of a professional structural engineer.
Pounds per square foot (PSF) is essential for understanding load-bearing capacities. Typically, mezzanines support 125 PSF. Understanding PSF ensures the mezzanine’s safety and functionality.
A minimum of 7 feet under the mezzanine is standard. This space considers lighting, sprinklers and other potential obstructions.
Factor in what you’ll use your mezzanine for. You might consider flooring options that are:
While King Materials Handling provides unparalleled mezzanine solutions, we also prioritize compliance. Installing a mezzanine may require permits, depending on your location and the size of the structure. Our team can work with you based on your unique situation.
In the mezzanine realm, King Materials Handling is your trusted ally. If you’re considering expanding your facility’s size capacity, a mezzanine system is one of the most practical and cost-effective solutions. Let the experts at King Materials Handling help you develop a mezzanine strategy to improve your operation’s efficiency. To elevate your warehouse’s efficiency and scalability, contact our specialists at 519-663-1036.