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A Guide to In-Rack Sprinkler Systems

Choosing the Right In-Rack Sprinkler System Choosing the right sprinkler system for your pallet rack systems is essential to the safety and protection of your employees and everything in

2022-04-20T15:35:54+00:00February 28th, 2022|All Posts, Racking, Systems, Warehouse Design|

What is Roller Racking? How Does It Work?

Roller racking is a first in, first out storage system. You may know of roller rack by one of its other terms such as pallet flow rack, carton flow

2022-04-20T15:35:55+00:00January 26th, 2022|All Posts, Racking|

Warehouse Racking Permits: What You Need to Know

Why Warehouse Racking Permits are Important The last thing you want to do in your warehouse is to build an entire rack system and forget to double and triple

2022-04-20T15:35:55+00:00January 6th, 2022|All Posts, Racking, Warehouse Design|

Choosing the Correct Pallet Rack System For Food & Beverage Warehouses

Do you work within the food and beverage industry, particularly at a warehouse?  If so, you will be pretty familiar with the unique material handling challenges synonymous with this industrial space.

2022-04-26T17:03:39+00:00July 13th, 2021|All Posts, Systems|

Designing to Optimize Your Warehouse Space

It is critically important to know what type of product the customer is storing,  how they are storing it, and the quantity of products being stored. These may seem to be

2022-04-20T15:35:57+00:00April 15th, 2021|All Posts, Warehouse Design|

Understanding Warehouse Pallet Rack Systems

What Are You Storing? An obvious yet sometimes overlooked starting point to a successful warehouse project starts with identifying what you are actually storing. This means the size, weight and type

2022-04-20T15:35:57+00:00April 15th, 2021|All Posts, Systems|

Basic RMI Pallet Rack Requirements To Know

When it comes to RMI pallet rack requirements there’s more than one might think that goes into properly outfitting your space. With varying load types, sizes, and weights there are plenty

2022-04-26T16:46:30+00:00February 16th, 2021|All Posts, Racking|

AK Wins 2021 MHEDA MVP Award

AK Material Handling Systems (AKMHS) has been awarded the prestigious MHEDA MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Award for 2021 for their accomplishments in 2020. AKMHS earned the distinction for the 11th time

2022-04-20T15:35:58+00:00December 30th, 2020|All Posts, News and updates|

AK Helps Second Harvest Heartland Realize Vision of Expansion

Second Harvest Heartland is one of the nation’s largest hunger-relief organizations and has been working with AK Material Handling Systems’ Senior Systems Design Specialist Jerry Fredrickson since 2008. Jerry worked with

2022-04-20T15:35:58+00:00November 18th, 2020|All Posts, Case Studies|