Vertical Structures Optimize Manufacturing Space

by Kevin O'Neill

Steel structures, mezzanines and platforms are smart solutions to add floor space and increase manufacturing process. Many plastics manufacturers, such as medical and automotive parts molders, PET bottle-making are just a few that are turning to steel structures to optimize space and save money.

Key considerations when designing for steel structures:

  • Material flow
  • Equipment and machines
  • Maintenance access
  • Appropriate clearances
  • Personnel access

Read more from Plastics Machinery magazine on how mezzanines, platforms and steel structures improve workflow for the plastics industry.

About the blog

Mezzanine and Platform News an Information

Learn more about mezzanines, work platforms and other steel structures, and about trends in the material handling and industrial processing markets from our blog posts by Steele Solutions President Kevin O’Neill. Check out the blog archives for helpful advice on structure selection, siting and applications.