Dock bridges are used when a trailer can’t completely dock. They allow unloading equipment to access the load when there’s a gap between the dock and the trailer.
Do you offer indoor and outdoor solutions?
Yes! Whether you operate a warehouse or docking system that requires inventory storage in outdoor or extreme temperature or climate conditions, we have solutions that fit your needs.
What type of products can I store on warehouse racking systems?
Outdoor and indoor, freezer or chemical inventory can be stored on our personalized racks.
What kind of other products do you offer?
Our racking storage solutions include shelving, storage racks, rack carts, and custom stacking rack systems.
Are your units able to be in climate-controlled environments?
Yes! Our custom climate shelving/racking options feature galvanized metal units that can withstand all that Mother Nature – or your warehouse’s commercial freezer – can throw at it. These units are specially designed to withstand extreme temperatures or provide safe storage for your chemical storage.
What if I need to move my storage racks?
Our stacking rack systems offer a portable, flexible alternative to bulk stacking by minimizing wear and tear on your inventory and maximizing floor space. Read our blog post Better Warehouse Organization: Expert Tips for more information on how to organize your warehouse.
I have limited space, can you help me?
Of course! Sometimes warehouse floor space – or a lack thereof – can be an issue when it comes to warehouse storage solutions. We have many storage equipment options that can make the most of your available warehouse space. We can help you get your inventory organized and efficiently stored with pallet racks, wire decking, and partition systems, custom shelving, and cabinets. Read our blog post Warehouse Inventory Management: Tips You Need to Know.
Do you offer same-day service?
Yes! Our huge inventory and same-day service make Dixie the go-to company for warehouse storage options in the Montgomery, Opelika, and Auburn areas.
Do you offer Control Systems?
Dixie offers customized control systems that can seamlessly integrate numerous control panels into one central command center, maximizing your warehouse space even more. Read our blog post Technology Can Avoid Warehouse Accidents for more information on why you should use control systems.
What kind of pallet racks do you offer?
Dixie offers a complete line of Husky Rack & Wire pallet racks for all your storage needs. Featuring a standard teardrop design and bow lock safety clip technology. Our racks systems are made with super-durable, 100% USA steel. They can be assembled up to 46 feet high with sturdy wire decking and can handle load capacities up to 20,000 pounds.
What is a wire partition?
They are easy to install and can usually be assembled by 1-2 persons. They can also be easily taken down, moved, or reconfigured/expanded for a variety of warehouse storage and enclosure needs.
How do you assemble a wire partition?
Wire partitions have a no-nuts-and-bolts E-Z wire system, which is fastened with pins and hooks, and the Bolted wire system, which installs five times faster than normal bolt systems.
What kind of shelving do you offer?
Our complete line of Schaefer and Western Pacific products includes cabinet and bookcase-style shelving, as well as shelving applications for bulk and pallet tube storage.
What is Bookcase and cabinet style shelving?
Bookcase and cabinet style shelving offer easy to assemble/move upright shelving with plenty of storage space for tools, packages, and other small-to-medium-sized items. Dixie offers closed or open-back bin shelving models.
Pre-engineered measurements are:
- 36 inches wide
- 12 inches deep
- 84 inches tall
What is Bulk and pallet storage shelving?
Bulk and pallet storage shelving makes it easy to store intermediate bulky weight items. Built with sturdy reinforced metals, the load capacity on shelves ranges from 1,650 pounds to 1,900 pounds.
Pre-engineered measurements are:
- 6-feet wide
- 6-feet tall
- vary from 24-to-48-inches deep
Do you offer any protective accessories?
Yes! Dixie Warehouse Solutions offers accessories to protect your company’s bottom line and your employees’ safety with a full line of protective equipment. for more information on safety please visit our blog post on A Safe Warehouse Operation is an Efficient Warehouse Operation.
Do you offer any other products?
Dixie Warehouse Solutions can also supply products designed to protect:
- Door tracks
- Structural columns
- Drain pipes
- Posts supporting your storage racks.
Why do we need Dock Gates & Barriers?
Dixie Warehouse Solutions carries the full line of gates and barriers by Wildeck & APS which meet all OSHA standards. The door barriers are capable of stopping a 10,000-pound load at 4 miles per hour. We also feature several styles of sliding steel mesh security gates.
What is a good option for warehouse ventilation?
The best solution to keep air moving in a warehouse is high volume low speed fans paired with a powerful HVAC system.
How large is a high volume low speed fan?
HVLS fan blades range from 8 to 24 feet in diameter.
Do you offer Guard Railings?
Yes! Among our featured products is the APS Sentry-Rail guard railings. They come in high-visibility powder-coated safety yellow. These guard rails can be purchased in a double rail system which is 44” high or a single rail at 18”. Optional and removable swing gates are additionally available. We have WireCrafters and Wildeck brand railings.
What are sectional warehouse doors?
- Sectional doors are much like household garage doors, only bigger. These warehouse doors are divided into sections, each having its own set of rollers for opening and closing.
What are TKO doors?
- TKO, or total knockout, doors are impact-resistant warehouse doors. These heavy-duty doors can withstand impacts from forklifts and pallets and can also protect against extreme weather conditions.
What are the different types of overhead warehouse doors?
- Rolling steel
- High speed
- Total Knockout (TKO)
What are rolling steel doors?
Rolling steel warehouse doors have more sections than sectional doors so when raised they roll up into a coil.
What are the major brands of overhead warehouse doors?
Dixie Warehouse Solutions carries many brands of overhead doors, including:
- Sectional doors: Amarr and Entrematic
- Rolling steel doors: Amarr, Cornell, Cookson, and Janus
- High-speed doors: Dynaco and Rytec
- TKO doors: Assa Abloy
What are dock bridges?
What conditions do warehouse racks need to be suited for?
Indoor/Outdoor and freezer racks need to handle extreme temperatures. There are also chemical storage racks that are suitable for withstanding corrosive elements.
What are the types of loading dock equipment?
- Dock levelers
- Vehicle restraints
- Dock seals
- Dock shelters
- Dock lifts
- Dock bridges
What are dock levelers?
Dock levelers compensate for differences between the height of the dock and the height of the trailer. Dock levelers make it possible for forklifts and other equipment to access the truck’s load.
What are dock seals?
Dock seals create a seal between the trailer and the dock. The seal keeps out the weather and helps the dock maintain its temperature. They also prevent minor damage to both the trailer and the edges of the dock door.
What are dock shelters?
Dock shelters provide the same function as dock seals, but with more protection against the elements. They envelop the end of the trailer to create a complete, overlapping seal.
What are dock lifts?
Dock lifts are scissor lifts that create a level work area. They work in conjunction with dock ramps.
Are you wondering what kind of customizable structures Dixie Warehouse Solutions can put together for you? Not sure how your warehouse layout would integrate with a modular office? We’ll answer your questions and create a plan to deliver the best results for your business’s individual needs. Give us a call today or fill out our online form. We’ll reach out to you and start planning your modular office structure.