No warehouse can operate at optimum capacity or efficiency if the internal space isn’t configured with the right industrial racking to suit the products being stored.
Warehousing space comes with many associated costs and the larger the warehouse, in general, the bigger the running costs. Therefore, it makes sense to maximise the use of the space available, and that means not just looking at using the footprint capacity, but the height too.
Demand for warehousing across Europe is rocketing, fuelled by the rise of ecommerce, according to experts at international land agency Savills.
A thrilling four-nation sporting event for people with disabilities has been staged in Romania – and Dexion Romania were proud to be co-sponsors.
Efficient organisation of a warehouse is key to ensuring it operates at optimum capacity. One way to improve warehouse processes and operations is using the ABC method of inventory analysis.
The expansion of the facility will further reinforce the high standards and increase output to meet higher customer demands, as well as creating the space to develop and test new products to add to Dexion’s already comprehensive product portfolio.
We’re delighted to announce that Constructor Denmark will be exhibiting at hi Tech & Industry Scandinavia, Scandinavia’s premier expo for tech and industry.
Mobile pallet racking – or MOVO, the truly dynamic solution to warehouse storage – has now become even more versatile with the launch of our new MOVO 3015 system.
We’ve always needed cold storage for food and medicines, but this fact – rarely commented on in the mainstream media – hit the headlines during the creation of the Covid-19 vaccine.
Pallets have always formed an essential part of any warehouse or distribution centre operation, but to think that one pallet is very like another is to underestimate the variety of this most versatile of innovations.
Essential to meeting key performance indicators in any warehouse – whether that’s KPIs for profits, stock rotation or customer service – is to operate a smooth running, efficient system.
The spread of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, is being felt globally across operations in ways that are difficult to model and assess.
Dexion is delighted to announce it has signed an Authorised Distributor and Brand Licence agreement with Norrack as partners on the Portuguese market.
We’re proud to announce that we’ve become members of the Association for Vertical Farming (AVF), a leading global, non-profit organisation enabling international exchange and cooperation with the aim of accelerating the development of the indoor/vertical farming industry.
At the heart of a warehouse management system is understanding the demands of the products that must be stored and investing in equipment to meet these needs while optimising warehouse capacity.
One sure way to increase productivity and the bottom line of a successful warehouse operation is to reduce errors made when selecting goods.
Dexion is delighted to announce it has signed an Authorised Distributor and Brand Licence agreement with SEC Exports.
If you are looking for a way to store long-length, mediumweight goods in a compact and neat space, then the new cantilever racking from Dexion is the perfect answer.
Buying behaviour has changed exponentially in the last few decades and, as more and more people shop online, it is a change that is continuing to accelerate.
Sergio Rodriguez will become the new CEO of Gonvarri Material Handling (GMH) effective 1st of January 2021. Frank Pohl, who has led GMH for the last 6 years as CEO, will retire by the end of 2020.
There’s no doubting the worldwide effect of the Coronavirus pandemic on the economy, and warehousing, along with all other sectors, has been affected.
To keep pace with increasing volumes and rising demand for fast and accurate turnaround, warehouse management and operation have had to evolve, and this has meant a move towards automation.
The days when primarily the largest companies were investing in storage machines are over.
PALOMAT® is the world's leading manufacturer of pallet magazine/ pallet dispensers.
If you have a cold storage warehouse, you will appreciate the costs involved not only in building the facility but in maintaining it at a constant low or sub-zero temperature.
Making sure your warehouse complies with the latest legislation in warehouse safety and pandemic protection is critical to smooth operations and team safety.
Gonvarri Material Handling (GMH) has acquired a majority stake in “Kaufmann Systems AG”, a Swiss engineering company which offers a wide variety of storage equipment systems & solutions for automation projects.
Gonvarri Material Handling (GMH) is pleased to announce the acquisition of UK based Complete Storage & Interiors Ltd (CSI).
Products come in all shapes, sizes and weights, and – if they need to be warehoused – they must be stored carefully and safely, while making maximum use of the space available.
The modern healthcare industry develops at a faster pace than ever. As expected, this comes with new challenges and institutions are heavily relying on technology to quickly adapt to changes in the environment.
We are now introducing the next generation of elevator machines - Tornado® UHD with the latest technology and TCPlus software.
We at Dexion very much regret that we will no longer be able to present our new products live and in person in Stuttgart due to the spread of the Coronavirus and the associated cancellation of LogiMAT 2020.
Before you go ahead and invest in a new warehouse storage solution, it is well worth taking time to consider what your goals are and then selecting adjustable pallet racking which helps you meet these goals.
Dexion will be unveiling our latest innovations in storage solutions at the premier international trade fair, LogiMAT 2020.
To further our support to dealers, Dexion has distributed its state-of-the-art 3D Design tool, built on the CET Configura platform.
A new mobile tyre store has helped steer a path towards greater business efficiency for a leading Danish motor dealership.
We are introducing Longspan Shelving 3 (LS3), which has all the key advantages of our current shelving, LS2, but with one big difference...
Pallets, forklifts and people have been the essential components for every warehouse for over 100 years. Although both of the ﬁrst two aspects have evolved since then, the logistics industry today is still heavily reliant on the one component that hasn’t evolved – people.
Purchasing adjustable pallet racking can represent a large investment for any business, and it is an investment that needs looking after.
When it comes to pallets, there is more to them than meets the eye. Start delving beneath and you will find a myriad of terms and a whole range of sizes. With pallets, it is definitely not a case of one size fits all.
In this world of increasingly scarce resources, where we are encouraged to reuse and recycle, it makes sense to apply this philosophy to pallet racking. Or does it?
Whenever a business makes an investment decision it is vital to consider the options, and this is equally true of investing in pallet racking for your warehouse.
Dexion invested heavily in top-of-the-range modern equipment to help provide its customers with the most advanced storage solutions.
Like all good partnerships, any warehouse expansion requires careful co-ordination between two industry partners, customer and materials handling manufacturer to ensure Return on Investment (RoI).
AFCO is a yearly event, organized in Transilvania University Aula by the University in partnership with local companies.
Pallet racking has been the most popular form of storage for decades. Ever since the first retailer started running out of space, this simple and effective form of shelving has provided the backbone to every successful business.
LLC CONSTRUCTOR RUS will take part in the annual Warehouse Conference, which will be held on April 9 at the German Industry and Commerce Center in Moscow.
Dexion UK wanted to create a modern collaborative workspace in which employees could work together on one floor to forge a stronger team and strive towards common goals.
The Dexion team always enjoys exhibiting at LogiMAT because it gives us the opportunity to showcase our products to people who are genuinely interested in finding solutions.
Palby Marine took the decision to invest in one of the most advanced storage and retrieval systems that was available. They chose the Constructor Tornado Automated Vertical Storage Machine.
LogiMAT has become the number one choice for decision makers and executives who want to keep up with the ever-changing business landscape.
A list of events we are organising or going to participate in this year. Meet us there!
They knew they wanted a system that would help them maintain the quality of service that has become the company’s watchword, but they didn’t want to pay over the odds for it.
With the development of business turnover is growing, the assortment is increasing, and many companies face the situation where the existing warehouse space is not enough and steps are required to increase its capacity
The rise in demand for high quality food gave FoodService Danmark a problem: how could they keep their many customers satisfied when they were running out of storage space?
Storing long and heavy goods can be a problem. Retrieving or moving these items around can be even more difficult.
Constructor Russia’s customer can now increase efficiency and organization of their warehouse with automated storage machines.
Romania presented a 17-strong delegation, both male and female, at the World Kendo Championship 17th Edition, Incheon, South Korea.
When staff describe some of the positions they are asked to work in as ‘stupid’, responsible companies know that it’s time for action.
This year, for the first time, Rasnov joins the 25-top ski jumping venues across the world by hosting one of the stages of the FIS Summer Grand Prix, the foremost summer ski jumping tournament in the world.
«CONSTRUCTOR RUS» invites you to visit our stand at the largest material handling exhibition in Russia, CeMAT 2018.
This autumn Dexion is drawing closer to its customers with presences at various top events in Romania.
Danfoss asked Constructor if they had a solution that would help their process to flow better. They asked the right people as Constructor had just what was needed: the Constructor Palletflow system.
Working closely with the client, Constructor created an installation that addressed all VMS Group’s needs.
Various competitions were held on the First of June at Carbunarii Valley Resort in Rasnov, where the children could compete in various sporting competitions, ranging from running and bicycle racing to other fun-filled games.
On 22 May, at TESS Ballroom Ghimbav, Dexion and Still organized together a Storage event. Top managers from various companies active in manufacturing, automotive and logistics sectors attended the event.
Dexion supported young talented students from Rasnov to develop their skills in the traditional art of Easter egg painting.
Dexion Storage Solutions offers storage systems manufactured both at the factory in Romania at its factories in the Germany and Russia and its assembly centre in Finland.
In January 2018, Gonvarri Steel Services completed the acquisition of Constructor Group A/S.
Now with roller systems integrated into the profiles, picking and sorting is faster, safer and more comfortable for Kopenhagen Fur’s warehouse operatives.
A second team of Dexion Romania colleagues have successfully completed 5 days of training in 6 Sigma methodologies receiving their Green Belt certification.
When Dexion, the storage solution specialist, issued an invitation to their export dealers to a conference in Laubach, Germany, they knew it would be popular.
Searching for a storage solution has just got a whole lot easier. Dexion has created a new website that is cleaner, brighter and easier to navigate.
Throughout the month of November Dexion’s Central and East Europe employees were busy meeting their customers and potential customers in top events throughout the area.
DEXION successfully participated in one of the biggest event for Logistics, Materials and Transport, in Greece, through our official local partner PEBRO- Petroyannis Bros.
Dmitri brings extensive experience and a wide range of skills to his new role at Constructor.
Constructor Group sent a strong team to the recent AGM of the European Racking Federation (ERF).
For the duration of the show, which is being held at Expoforum Center in St Petersburg on November 28 to 30, the Constructor Russia team will be running demonstrations of their Pallet Shuttle system.
“This is the largest trade show for the transport & logistics sector in the Benelux region, so we know we are going to be busy,” said Guido de Cock, General Manager.
On the 4th of October, Altor signed an agreement to divest Constructor Group – excluding the Bruynzeel brand and offering - to Gonvarri.
Our main focus is to offer a well-founded program of training to the young people who start their business careers with us every year.
The event gave our customers and partners the opportunity to relax in the sunshine amongst friendly company, whilst pitting their golfing skills against one another.
A group of our colleagues helped with projects to renovate some of the historic buildings and the school facilities in the village of Fundata.
When Dexion heard about the Libra Foundation, a charity that supports Romania’s most disadvantaged children in local residential centres, they were keen to know more.
Dexion’s employees sought shade from the searing hot August weather, on the banks of Bela’s Poplar pond in Belin, Covasna where the 2017 Dexion Fishing Cup took place.
Constructor Russia hosted their 1st ever Distributor conference in the country in St Petersburg on 4/5 July 2017.
Alexey Borzenko, MD of Constructor RU was delighted with the welcome he received last week as one of SPIBA’s newest members.
The team at Constructor Russia are excited to announce that they will be taking a stand at CEMAT Russia 2017.
Sales for the warehousing division, which markets throughout Europe under the Constructor, Kasten, Dexion and PSS trademarks, rose by over 11% in 2016.
In-rack sprinklers win hands down over a ceiling sprinkler system in many modern structures because they eliminate the problems associated with sloping and very high ceilings.
Our applicants should have a genuine passion for technology, analytical thinking, interest towards communication skills and team projects.
Over the three day period in March, they welcomed hundreds of visitors all keen to see the Dexion Pallet Shuttle System in action.
Before you commit to investing many thousands if not millions in automating your operation, reading our White Paper on the subject is a worthwhile investment of your time.
Constructor Group will be showcasing their ground-breaking automated storage solutions on the Automated Integrators stand at ProMAT 2017.
The 12 teams each consisted of 8 men and 1 woman and they all showed great determination and passion throughout the competition as well as a great deal of fair play.
Now they are back with the latest model which has a number of new features that make it even more valuable for companies wanting to save time and money on their logistics.
Since the event launched in 2011, the number of participants has reached more than 500 from over 30 countries in the region and beyond.
The DNV GL testing was requested by Dexion Storage Solutions SRL, so that conductivity performance could be evaluated. These tests are important, as the readings determine if the shelving has a low resistance at any point on the shelf surface towards the ground connection.
130 people took part in this action, most of them being Dexion volunteers, joined in by employees of GosCom Cetate Rasnov and soldiers from the nearby Military Unit.
Constructor Group AS and Automation Integrators / AI Storage Solutionswill exhibit the TORNADO VerticalLift Module and Mini PATERNOSTER Vertical “Mini” Carousel at the Material Handling and Logistics industry’s premier event.
Dexion attended Translog 2015, which successfully returned for the fifth consecutive year of the TEG-organized logistics gala. The event took place on 25-26 November at the Corinthia Hotel in Budapest.
Mr. Mihai Constantinescu is a talented Romanian senior engineer who was recently elected as a Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
Dexion’s strong network of suppliers from the United Kingdom meet yearly to update the status of their endeavours, get introduced to the latest new solutions from Dexion and plan future strategy.
Our testing centre is integral to our high standards and workmanship of our products, where we continually innovate new products and improve existing ones.
FAMCO, the authorized Constructor distributor in the Middle East are currently exhibiting the DEXION TORNADO Vertical Lift Module and DEXION MOVO mobile racking system at the Material Handling Middle East, the largest exhibition for the Logistics industry in Middle East.
The leader of the Storage Solutions market in Romania, Dexion has recently reached a new milestone, currently employing over 300 in its Romanian headquarters as a direct result of a growing market share, a diversification of products and an increased role throughout Constructor Group.
The opening ceremony as well as the award ceremony were hosted in the "Transylvania” University Auditorium. Alongside students and teachers special guests also participated, one of them being David Lewis, the representative of the Romanian British Council.
The Czech Logistics Association was happy to welcome Dexion as members recognising the company’s global importance as a major manufacturer since 1947 and innovator, which promoted the Slotted Angle as the world’s first racking system.
SEMA, the Storage Equipment Manufacturers’ Association has appointed Matt Grierson, MD of Constructor Group as president
An expansion building was created to accommodate 8 new Tornado storage machines at their Denver facility.
Dexion and Arilog have decided to join forces again and repeat the storage logistics event bringing more invitees, approaching more subjects as well as featuring a whole new range of innovative storage and handling systems.
Dexion's compact storage solutions, i.e. mobile racking and mobile shelving, make the most of the space available while at the same time allowing fast and safe retrieval.
Dexion are therefore pleased to announce that they have been awarded accreditation from safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health & safety.
For businesses where space is at a real premium, pallet shuttle systems can be the first step towards a fully optimised and automated solution.
As part of Dexion’s policy of expanding its presence in Eastern Europe, new Dexion websites were recently launched in Ukraine, Bulgaria, Moldova, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia - Herzegovina and Muntenegro.
Matt Grierson, Managing Director, Dexion spoke to Warehouse & Logistics News magazine.
Mark Cummings, Sales Manager from Dexion now takes a look at some of the options you can consider before committing to your final storage and racking solution.
Slotted Angle has been used to help showcase Britain’s fashion stars of the future at Graduate Fashion Week which was held at London’s Earl’s Court in June, 2010.
In line with this year’s trade show motto Dexion will be presenting innovative products and solutions for sustainable and measurable growth in warehouse logistics.
ProfiCenter FM Becomes a Dexion Authorized Distributor in Ukraine