Energy Expo

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Western Storage and Handling was an exhibitor at the 2013 Energy Exposition in Gillette, Wyoming, June 5th & 6th. Over 1500 guests were exposed to 200 vendors that support the U.S. Energy Industry. WSH had Borroughs work benches & shelving on display, along with Speed Rack pallet rack, and MECO cantilever rack. A Lista mobile drawer unit, and a selection …

Litho Stone Storage Project

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When you mention the name Lista International, you probably think of small parts storage in modular drawer cabinets. You are right that Lista is one of the leaders in this industry, but that is not all that Lista manufactures. When a major Wyoming University’s print-making department contacted us to help design a method to safely store and handle lithography stones, …

Mezzanine/Lift project completed

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Western Storage and Handling recently completed a project that resulted in a 50% increase in a customer’s storage space. To utilize the available vertical space a steel mezzanine system was installed and it is serviced by a vertical reciprocating conveyor. The customer was able to stay within the existing facility for another few years as they continue to grow the operation. Industrial steel …

Western Storage and Handling Completes Wyoming Quality Control Project

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When our customer made the move from California to Wyoming, they were presented with many challenges. Western Storage and Handling partnered with this pipe coating company to design and set up their Quality Control Laboratory. As a leader in storage equipment application and design assistance in the Rocky Mountain Region, Western assisted with the layout and was successful in completing …

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Industrial Clip Shelving Project Completed

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The largest industrial steel shelving project in the Rocky Mountain Region has just been completed by Western Storage and Handling and Borroughs Corp. This high-rise shelving project was completed on time and within budget. Over 2 million pounds of industrial clip style shelving will be used to store federal government records. In a brand new facility built in Broomfield, Colorado, …

Food Distributor Increases Capacity and Inventory Control

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A local Wholesale Food Distribution Center utilizes a cooler for storage of milk products, produce, and other perishable inventory. As business continues to grow at an annual rate of over 10%, this operation is dealing with the challenges of increasing storage capacity, maintaining critical FIFO inventory control, and planning for future growth. A decision was made to increase the size …

Clyfford Still Museum Pflow Lift

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On November 17, 2011, the new Clyfford Still Museum will open in Denver, Colorado. Did you ever wonder how they are going to move those massive, expensive, paintings safely to the upper level of the museum? Leave the complicated applications to the experts at Western Storage and Handling. The original museum design called for a large platform scissors lift that …

Hospital Has Emergency Space Issue

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A Colorado Hospital needed more space in the male and female doctor’s locker rooms but was unable to increase the size of the rooms. Also, there were no other rooms available to relocate these locker rooms. Because all of the existing lockers had been assigned to the staff, an increase in the number of doctors by 15% meant there were …