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What can you build, with PortaFab modular building systems? Modular offices, two story offices, inplant buildings, wall partitions, demising walls, cleanrooms, and environmental enclosures. Anything is possible with an assortment of modular wall types & building components available. TOP 10 Reasons to Choose PortaFab Modular Buildings over Conventional Construction 1.  Adaptability. Quickly and easily relocatable, expandable, and reusable. Provides maximum …

Old dogs, new tricks

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Even an established warehouse can benefit from having an experienced material handling company take a look at their operation. A Colorado based western apparel distributor has been operating effectively, at their current location since 2003. Effective does not mean stagnant, and their vice president in charge of distribution, knows that to stay effective, a company needs to constantly be looking …

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A U.S Defense Contractor asked Western Storage and Handling to help find a way to increase their density of parts storage, increase security, and minimize the time it takes to perform inventory. Modula VLM storage units were the solution to all of their needs. By utilizing 4 Modula VLM storage units, the contractor was able to reduce the floor space …

Pallet Rack Security

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You currently have a standard pallet racking system in your warehouse and would like to “secure” certain materials. If you don’t have the room to commit to an independent storage area, are you out of luck? Not at all, a rack enclosure just may be the answer. Western Storage and Handling (WSH) can supply your company with many types and sizes of …

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, …