Avanta successfully tendered for and installed a 1100 square metre warehouse mezzanine floor for a leading UK Multichannel Retailer.
The completed mezzanine floor platform measures 65m x 17m wide with a finished floor level of 3.6m and a clear underside working height of 3.1m. Access is via 1x utility ‘escape’ and 1 general access staircase. Load access is via a 3.5m wide bespoke low height double pallet gate for unusual load sizes.
The mezzanine floor is decked with 38mm thick tongue and groove particle board with 2 coats of anti-slip resin seal. There is 156 linear metres of of 1120mm high high hand & knee safety rail with integral 100mm high flat sided toe plate.
The mezzanine is used to store 500KG pallets of shopftting and point of sale items in one central location to service the UK stores.
The installation took place in accordance with health & safety regulations and included safety netting and temporary handrail to ensure a safe working site.
Avanta UK handled all the building regulations, surveys and installation with our in-house contracts management team working closely with the CDM co-ordinator of the project.
The floor took 3 weeks to manufacture and 15 working days to install. Avanta also supplied a quantity of universal column protectors and steel internal safety barriers.
David Beattie of Avanta commented “We were delighted to be awarded this contract in the face of great competition. We completed the project on time and to the client’s budget and we are delighted to add this floor to our growing portfolio of mezzanine installations throughout the UK.”