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  1. Constructor Russia appoints Alexey Borzenko as Managing Director

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    Logistics expert, Alexey Borzenko, has joined Constructor Russia, part of the  Pan-European  Constructor  Group, as local MD.  The 40-year-old native born Russian brings exte nsive  experience in international  logistics and operations having previously worked for Robert Bosch GmbH, Toyota and URSA . Married with one son and living in St...

  2. Brødrene Sperre becomes an ice hotel for fish after installing Mobile Pallet Racking

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    When Brødrene Sperre centralised their deep freezer storage facilities into a large central warehouse, they needed access to all pallets and storage conditions to be flexible. At any time Brødrene Sperre can store many types of fish in various sizes, which may need storing for several months before being shipped to it’s next destination.  To lea...

  3. Constructor Attends Nor-Fishing Expo

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    Constructor Norway attended the Nor-Fishing Expo which took place between 16 th – 19 th August and was held in Trondheim Spektrum. This globally recognized event has developed into an international meeting place for the fishing industry. Today Nor-Fishing is one of the largest fisheries technology exhibitions in the world, drawing approx. 15,000...

  4. Perforated Shelves Enhance Security in Your Warehouse

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    Constructor has now launched perforated shelves to their shelving solution range. For pallet racking, a mesh grate shelving option was already available, but now we also offer a perforated shelving option. These perforated shelves are mainly used in buildings when integrated with sprinkler systems, or where liquids/chemicals are primarily stored...

  5. Constructor’s HI280 Shelving System Passes Conductivity Tests

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    The HI280 shelving system from Constructor has conclusively passed the DNV GL conductivity tests, which confirms that it has metallic continuity, and therefore has a very low resistance to ground when grounded. As a result of the continuity, static charges cannot accumulate on the rack when it is grounded, and statically charged objects placed o...

  6. VikingBad Combines Multiple Storage Solutions from Constructor and Maximises Efficiencies

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    VikingBad AS are a Norweigian based distributor of visible plumbing products and outdoor spas, supplying more than 1500 retailers and are one of countries largest suppliers of bathroom interiors in Norway. VikingBad recently increased their warehouse to 4,000 sq.m and needed to increase their pallet location capacity. Stocking a large range of...

  7. Bring Cargo Installs Galvanised Deepstore for a Fully Flexible Storage System

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    Bring Cargo , are specialists in the transport and storage of clipfish, who commanded a flexible storage system, due to unpredictable variances in stock and volume. Bring Cargo also wanted to be able to store the clipfish in perfect conditions and forward the commodity as quickly as possible. To find out how the warehouse floor was levelled and...

  8. Constructor and AL Storage Solutions exhibits at Modex 2016

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    MODEX 2016 “the Greatest Supply Chain Show on Earth.” took place in Atlanta between April 4th-7th 2016. With over 850 exhibits from industry, commerce and government, showcasing the latest manufacturing and supply chain solutions and innovations, spanning across 250,000 square foot of exhibition space. This year Constructor teamed up with AL...

  9. 3PL Speed Group AB Focuses on the Customer

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    Speed Group, an established 3PL which have warehouses in several locations throughout Sweden. Due to the many different types of industries which Speed Logistics serves, it’s a prerequisite that Speed have unique and flexible storage solutions. Click the link below to find out how they have benefitted from installing various storage solutions fr...

  10. Danske Fragtmænd (DF) installs a Tornado to ensure next day deliveries

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    With Bauhaus wanting to significantly improve their delivery service by offering next day deliveries for online orders to secure their continued growth, they looked to DF a leading specialist in transport and logistics for help. Find out how by installing a Tornado storage machine from Constructor, significantly increased the pick rate, which...

  11. Brødrene Sperre becomes an ice hotel for fish after installing Mobile Pallet Racking

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    When Brødrene Sperre centralised their deep freezer storage facilities into a large central warehouse, they needed access to all pallets and storage conditions to be flexible. At any time Brødrene Sperre can store many types of fish in various sizes, which may need storing for several months before being shipped to it’s next destination.  To lea...

  12. Imero Installs Rollrack to Store Steel Profiles

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    Imero is one of the largest wholesalers in Scandinavia of metals and stainless steel which is used for commercial projects. Imero supplies sheet metal, pipes and profiles in aluminium, copper, brass and stainless steel. Imero wanted to be able to store and safely handle delicate stainless steel and be confident that their stock was in pristine...

  13. Subsea now stores their offshore equipment on Mobile Cantilever

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    Statoil, the Norwegian multinational oil and gas company, recently wanted to provide a better  storage solution for the storage of pipes at their warehouses at Vestbase, Norway. Wanting to gain full and easy access to each pipe so that maintenance and inspections could take place Mobile cantilever was installed.  To find out how Statoil can now...

  14. KJV optimises pick rate & stock control by combining narrow aisle and WMS

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    KJV is one of Denmark's largest distributors, supplying a wide range of cutting tools, hand and machine tools, transmissions, and products for the metal and machine industry. Needing to increase their pick rate and respond to ecommerce growth, they discussed the possible options with Constructor.  KJV also wanted to integrate a click and collect...

  15. Ocay increases their pick rate by combining pallet racks with pickflow

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    With Ocay carrying a staggering 15,000 different product lines, through three central warehouses and a webshop, it’s no wonder storage is king. Ocay needed to be confident that their chosen partner would install an effective storage solution which would meet the needs of their growing business.      Understanding Ocay’s business needs...

  16. STG Installs Mobile Pallet Racking

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    For STG space optimisation is continually reviewed. A question which STG frequently asks is: How can we maximise our available space and increase storage capacity, whilst ensuring a continous production flow is maintained? The solution was the installation of 4 mobile pallet racking systemsfrom Constructor, which ensured the continous flow of...

  17. STG Installs a Tornado Humidor

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    STG are committed to storing their cigars in the best possible way. Knowing that any variance in humidity adversely affects the condition of the cigars STG approached Constructor for help. The primary objective was to keep the humidity at a constant 68% to prevent the cigars from drying out.” The solution was to install a Tornado Humidor that wa...

  18. A tyre tower Paternoster is installed at an Audi concept store

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    Møller Bil is an Audi dealership who dreamed of building an Audi concept store. After 20 years the new premises of Møller Bil were realised. Today,  the circular building covers five floors, and has an impressive tyre tower Paternoster which runs through multiple floors, allowing Møller Bil to store up to 350 sets of customer tyres at any one...

  19. Constructor Group attends ProMat in Chicago

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    Constructor Group is proudly supporting Automation Integrators at ProMat in Chicago 23-26 March 2015. ProMat is the largest expo for manufacturing and supply chain professionals in North America. View our image gallery from ProMat 2015 here. With over 35,000 visitors expected over the 4 day period, the 20’ x 20’ stand showcases the  Automated...

  20. Constructor sets sail with the US Navy

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    On October 15th 2014, Constructor Group AS, together with Automation Integrators toured the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine USA. During this visit, the project group met with DLA Branch Manager and Code 980 Electrical Engineering, who are responsible for equipment acquisitions at the Nuclear Submarine base. The group returned to...

  21. Meet Dexion/Constructor at eDelivery Expo, 25-26th March at the NEC

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    Dexion ‘s clever storage solutions can next be seen in the eDelivery hall of the Internet Retailing Show, on 25-26th March at the NEC Birmingham. The Internet Retailing show is aimed at progressive retail businesses and aiming to change the landscape of how retailers interact with the consumer through the multichannel shopping experience. If...

  22. 8 Tornados to Lockheed Martin Space System in Denver

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    Constructor Group AS and Automation Integrators have signed a contract as part of the multi-million dollar development project for Lockheed Martin Space System. An expansion building was created to accommodate 8 new Tornado storages machines at their Denver facility. The two story building will have their operator stations unusually located on t...

  23. Delivery to one of the largest central warehouses in Sweden

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    During the autumn of 2014 and until the spring of 2015 Constructor will be supplying and installing no less than 110,000 pallet locations in mobile pallet racking to Jula's new compact central warehouse in Skara. This means an almost doubling of storage capacity and provides the Jula central warehouse with a total capacity of 220,000 pallet...

  24. Helping you to understand the cost of changing your storage solution for 2015

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    We understand the budgeting process each year is difficult. Getting a realistic estimate for capital expenditure can be time consuming. A new storage solution is usually a costly investment, so preparing for this cost when creating next years budget is critical. We can help you by providing a no obligation analysis of your storage requirements a...

  25. LOGISTIK2014 Stockholm - Racks for your storage

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    When the doors open to LOGISTIK2014 at Kista Expo in Stockholm next Wednesday, Constructor will be ready welcoming all visitors in booth B08. Leif Larsson, Managing Director at Constructor Sweden AB: "Taking part in LOGISTIK2014 gives us several advantages: it is a showroom for our products and at the same time we can get a good professional tal...

  26. HI280 - The Clever Shelving System

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    The HI280 boltless shelving system is simple to assemble and easy to use. The shelves and range of accessories are quick to add and can be attached easily without the need for additional fixing.  Various frame heights and shelf depths are available and you can construct the system according to your individual needs. Once constructed you are free...

  27. Combining pallet storage and picking on the same pallet location

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    Constructor provided a special rack configuration for  Harald Nyborg in Denmark which solve several challenges. Standard pallet racks, combined with shelving, has made it possible to both store bulk palletised goods and to carry out picking in the same warehouse and from the same pallet location. A standard pallet racking structure is combined...

  28. Is Your Food & Drink Storage Solution Fully Optimised And Efficient?

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    Is your storage area underutilized and inefficient?  Do you need to store fast moving or perishable foods? Product traceability is important but is it difficult to achieve? Is bulk storage of products with a long shelf life important to you? Are you storing frozen or chilled goods? Do you need to manage different storage temperatures? Is it...

  29. Volvo Truck Center in Vasa, Finland store over 6.000 items on 13 m²

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    The Volvo Truck Center in Vasa carries out the servicing and repair work for Volvo trucks and keeps their spare parts under control with help of the TORNADO lift machine . With this automated storage system the staff avoid unnecessary activity locating spare parts, as the Tornado Software TC2000 does all the work and keeps track of the component...

  30. Automotive storage solutions to meet your daily challenge

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    Large, medium and small Automotive companies all have a common challenge: How can we store a large number of components that are oddly shaped or a huge range of small items that each need a home? Regardless of your Automotive storage requirements Constructor probably already has the answer. Having worked closely with the Automotive industry for...

  31. TORNADO fetches trays every 30 seconds in Italy!

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    Our machine dealer in Italy, ITALIFT s.r.l , was proudly showing off a Lift Machine TORNADO at Samumetal, 17^ Exhibition of Tools and Technology for Metalworking, in Italy 29-31.1.2014.   This exhibition is one of the largest industrial exhibitions in Italy with 15.000 visitors over 4 days, which proves that there is a lot of interests for...

  32. Mobile tyre racking from Constructor attracts attention at the Auto Trade Fair

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    As a new exhibitor at the Auto Trade Fair in Gothenburg, Constructor Sweden was curious to learn the visitors' interest for storage systems, but there was no need for anxiety. Many visitors and customers who came to the booth were generally very interested in the storage systems on display, especially the mobile tyre racking, which had a lot of...

  33. Constructor exhibits at Automässan now!

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    Gothenborg 2014-01-15 Good offers at the auto exhibition, Automässan, in Gothenborg 15 - 18 January. Do you need more efficient and space saving solutions for storage of your i.e. tyres? Come visit our stand A03:29 at the Automässen in Gothenborg. Last exhibition day is tomorrow (saturday), so there's still time if you want a good  tyre rack...

  34. New Managing Director for Constructor Logistics AB

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    Karin Klintbäck has taken over the position as Managing Director for Constructor Logistics AB We are very pleased to announce that Karin Klintbäck has taken over the position as Managing Director for Constructor Logistics from 1. January 2014. Karin started in Constructor Logistics as Project manager in January 2013 and she has long experience...

  35. US Navy trusts machines for storage

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    The Constructor Group and Automation Integrators, have partnered in providing (6) Paternoster Vertical Storage Systems to the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, a Nuclear Submarine Base, located in Kittery, ME. The successful completion of this project within the US Navy, the Naval Shipyard has gained the complete trust of the Kasten brand of storage...

  36. Sterile vertical lift with height optimization for University Hospital of Odense

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    "Space utilization is much better with vertical lifts " says University Hospital of Odense (OUH) who has established a new sterile warehouse next to the current central warehouse. The picture demonstrates Logistics Developer Jens Horn as well as Storage and Transport worker Anders Solberg at the inauguration of the new Tornado machines delivered...

  37. Constructor will attend at Supply Chain Outlook 2013

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    Supply Chain Outlook is one of the given meeting places for professionals within Logistics, Purchasing and Supply Chain where they can share and discuss ideas. The theme for this year seminar is “Sustainable Supply Chain as a competitive advantage”. C-WIS with its powerful warehouse simulation capability is the perfect tool to address warehouse...

  38. Constructor will exhibit at the Auto Trade Fair 2014 Sweden

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      Date: 15 - 18 January 2014 Stand: A03:29 Location: The Swedish Exhibition and Congress Centre, Gothenburg Opening hours:   Wednesday - Friday 10:00 - 17:00 Saturday: 09:00 - 15:00 The fair is open exclusively to trade visitors  It's time for Scandinavia 's largest exhibition for the vehicle service/after sales market, the Auto Trade Fair 2014....

  39. Meet Constructor at Stora Lagerdagen 26th Sept 2013 in Stockholm

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    - Conference with exhibitors On the conference different speaker’s talk about their experience and knowledge regarding issues related to warehouse. This year's conference will address, inter alia substances trends, establishment of logistics center, warehouse efficiency and smart advice to manage peaks in the warehouse. Constructor will be in...

  40. LINDEX optimises warehouse for eCommerce

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    Lindex, Sweden, optimised their eCommerce warehouse through simulation. Constructor’s Analysis & Simulation Tool was used to design the optimal layout and material handling layout including incoming deliveries, picking and packing, in terms of processing times, inventory equipment and flow of goods. The C-WIS simulations were based on historical...

  41. Warehouse efficiency

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    Optimising the warehouse for maximum efficiency For all warehouses, especially those serving businesses where there is a fast turnover of goods, operating efficiently is important. An ideal warehouse at any given time should hold only the stock necessary to provide an optimum cash flow to service ratio. Getting an accurate picture The first step...

  42. PaC-Light control update package - upgrade your old Paternoster

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    PaC-Light control update package is developed for updating old Vertical Carousel control systems. It is especially developed for updating machines from the Constructor Group, but can be installed on other manufacturer's vertical carousels also. Many Paternosters delivered in the past decades are still mechanically in a good shape, but the...

  43. Pallet Shuttle Storage Solutions – A FIRST STEP TO AUTOMATED WAREHOUSING

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    Real estate is expensive. Increasing footprint or relocating warehousing and storage to larger premises is not always an option. Before taking the decision to move or expand, organisations should first ‘think inside the box’ to optimise what they have.  For businesses where space is at a real premium, pallet shuttle systems can be the first step...

  44. Book a free C-WIS demo!

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    If the concept of having the 'ideal' warehouse with a rationalised stock profile, located in optimum positions, with the ability to predict the outcome of potential change and ongoing robust monitoring capabilities appeals to you - then you have a requirement for our Analysis & Simulation Tools C-WIS . The ability to think outside the box is not...

  45. Constructor will exhibit at “PLAN-konferensen 2013”

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    2013-04-02 The “PLAN-konferensen 2013” is a meeting place and a two-day conference for professionals within Supply Chain and Logistics. Our customer, DB Schenker Logistics, will present and talk about their experience of our software C-WIS which helps them to achieve an optimal storage and material handling. DB Schenker Logistics is specialised ...