Learn about pallet rack installation
RCS is a woman owned and operated, WBE certified company that specializes in safe, compliant rack installation.
We work with end users, manufacturers, dealers, and contractors to professionally install all types of material handling systems.
We maintain a nationwide network of installers, all of whom we’ve thoroughly vetted to meet the highest standards for quality of workmanship.
Additionally, we require our installers to carry a high level of insurance. These requirements provide our customers with peace of mind that their rack system is installed to the highest standards.
Full Project management
RCS provides full project management for the installation of material handling systems, including permitting support.
Our project management team oversees our installation teams to ensure that your rack system is installed to specifications and within the established timeline.
Since we are typically installing systems in buildings which must continue ongoing operations, our project managers and installers are trained to work with you to minimize the disruption to your day-to-day business while keeping everyone safe.
Comprehensive Installation Services
Material Handling System Installation
Material handling systems are highly engineered structures. Therefore, proper installation is essential for safe operation and to get the full value of your investment.
RCS has extensive experience installing all types of material handling systems, including:
- Multi-level rack systems
- Pallet shuttle systems
- Conveyor systems
- Selective pallet rack
- Pallet flow rack
- Carton flow rack
- Push back rack
- Drive-in and drive-through rack
- Cantilever rack
- Rivet shelving
Sprinkler and Lighting Installation
RCS specializes in the permitting, procurement, and installation of sprinkler and lighting systems for warehouses. We offer both in-rack and ceiling mounted sprinklers and lighting. Click to learn more about our warehouse lighting services.
Pallet Rack Installation
with RCS it’s easy
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02 Step Two
If desired, we will provide a life safety evaluation to determine if a high pile storage permit is required. If required, we can provide a high pile storage drawing. We then submit all documentation to the municipality for approval.
03 Step Three
RCS is a team of experts who are
well versed in pallet rack installation
Combined years of experience project managing material handling systems
Combined years of experience engineering material handling systems
Combined years of experience implementing material handling system safety regulations
Case Studies and Articles
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Contributing Authors: Lori Palmer and Joe Kane Services Provided: Lighting relocation, fan relocation, fire alarm system relocation Location: Fort Worth, TX Concern: Problematic lighting and fan placement in existing warehouse An IT company was working with a material handling systems integrator to build a new selective rack system. The system would hold pallets of IT […]
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, warehouse racks must be securely anchored to the floor or other stable base. This is necessary to prevent the racks from tipping over and causing injury or damage.
The installation of pallet racking for our clients involves several steps, including determining the layout, selecting the appropriate components, and securing the racks to the floor. It is important to follow the manufacturer’s instructions and industry standards to ensure a safe and stable installation. It is also recommended to have a professional installer to handle the installation process for best results.
It is possible to install pallet racking yourself, but we do not recommend it unless you have the necessary experience and expertise. Improper installation can result in instability and safety issues. It is best to have a professional installer handle the installation process for best results.
Wire decking is not always necessary for pallet racks, but it can provide several benefits, such as improved visibility and ventilation, and added stability to the pallets. It is recommended to consider your specific storage needs before deciding whether wire decking is necessary.
Yes, the warehouse location can affect pallet racking installation. Factors such as floor condition, ceiling height, and obstructions can affect the layout and installation process. It is important to take these factors into account during the planning and installation process to ensure a safe and efficient racking system.