Crown Warehouse Solutions’ new racking and shelving products offer a combination of quality and value that can’t be rivalled by second-hand systems.
While the initial low price of second-hand systems can be tempting, the hidden costs of buying used – such as replacing missing or damaged parts – can quickly erode any potential savings.
Additionally, second-hand systems have the potential to expose owners to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) compliance issues while potentially providing less-efficient storage and requiring earlier replacement.
The expense of these issues can quickly exceed the cost of buying new, given that installation costs form a percentage of the total cost of racking. read more »»
While Crown hand pallet trucks offer the pinnacle of strength, durability and user-friendliness, Crown Equipment offers another element to make pallet shifting even easier in a number of applications – power!
Crown has been refining its range of powered pallet trucks since releasing its first model, the Industrial Design Institute award-winning Crown W227, in 1962. Since then Crown has substantially boosted the efficiency and user-friendliness of its power pallet trucks while building-in an array of features and functionality for its many model variations.
This refinement has led to Crown’s current power pallet truck range, which includes equipment capable of carrying loads from 1.6 to 4 tonnes with single-, double- and triple-pallet configurations. read more »»
Crown’s unique combination of function, durability and simple to use ergonomics has helped with the popularity of their walkie stackers since they were first produced. Today, Crown offers a range of walkie stackers which retain these values while being suitable for various applications. They feature modern designs for efficiency, safety and low cost of ownership.
Crown walkie stackers come in a range of sizes with lift heights of up to six metres and capacities ranging from 1000 to 2000 kilograms, to meet the needs of multiple industries and applications. read more »»
Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, today released a new ecologic™ report that underscores the company’s commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainability. The report highlights Crown’s recent global efforts to minimize waste, manage energy use, and maximize product and facility lifespan.
The report also emphasizes Crown’s efforts to explore and implement ecologically conscious practices in every facet of its business, illustrating a commitment to employees, communities and customers. Successes include the redevelopment of more than half a million square meters of brownfield space to date, five facilities achieving zero landfill status, and Crown’s New Knoxville plant earning the first-ever, gold-level Environmental Excellence Award from the Ohio EPA’s Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) program. read more »»