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What Is Galvanised Cantilever Racking?

What Is Galvanised Cantilever Racking?

The ideal solution for out-sized stock such as timber, poles, panelling and extrusions, Galvanised Cantilever Racking is a weather-resistant steel racking system used worldwide in construction and warehouse storage…

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The Uses and Benefits of Wire Mesh Cages

The Uses and Benefits of Wire Mesh Cages

A simple design, yet essential in most warehouses, are wire mesh cages. Made of galvanised steel or powder-coated for indoor and outdoor use, the durable and time-tested cages are a cost-effective yet secure way to store high-value products…

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New Capital Allowance – Super-Deduction

New Capital Allowance – Super-Deduction

There is a new Capital Allowance coming, Super-Deduction. Did you know that any expenditure incurred from the 1st April 2021 to 31st March 2023 you can claim 130% capital allowance on qualifying plant and machinery investments, this includes racking.

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New Contract Services Division

New Contract Services Division

We have recently launched a new division here at Nene; restructuring and developing our existing racking maintenance team to create a new Contract Services Division devoted solely to the management of racking maintenance and small project work for all our existing clients…

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Site Refurbishment – Triple 1

Site Refurbishment – Triple 1

Nene Group acquired the 130,000 sqft, 10-acre site in September of 2019 and immediately got to work. The site, previously owned and occupied by Andrews Maclaren Ltd, was split up to create six standalone buildings which were fully refurbished and let out in quick succession…

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A Guide To Pallet Rack Decking Types

A Guide To Pallet Rack Decking Types

Today, warehouses and distribution centres can be optimised and mobilised within days to adapt and change based on business challenges, market shifts and different consumer buying habits…

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COVID-19 Warehouse Safety Guide

COVID-19 Warehouse Safety Guide

With updated restrictions and frequent changes being made to keep up with COVID-19, it can seem like there is a fog of information and it can be hard to know where to start…

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Short-Term Pallet Racking Solutions

Short-Term Pallet Racking Solutions

Whether you are installing new racking in an existing warehouse or are looking at solutions for extra storage capacity, a racking hire service solution could be a good fit for your business…

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Workplace Injury Statistics 2018/19

Workplace Injury Statistics 2018/19

Workplace injury will never be completely avoidable. Ranging from the minor to the fatal, a proportion of the care attributed to employees is certainly self-served, with workers taking responsibility for…

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Benefits of Push-Back Racking Systems

Benefits of Push-Back Racking Systems

Push-back racking systems use gravity to replace items picked by forklift. Mainly used for medium to heavy items and particularly good for IBC’s, the gravity feed cart systems can be…

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The Importance of Warehouse Efficiency

The Importance of Warehouse Efficiency

An efficient warehouse is essential to support the smooth running of any business concerned with logistics. Choosing the correct racking system for your business can improve time management…

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How To Avoid Warehouse Accidents

How To Avoid Warehouse Accidents

Warehouses present various risks that need to be managed at all times. They often happen when people take shortcuts on basic safety procedures. Think about all the potential hazards at play here…

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What is Racking?

What is Racking?

A fundamental tool within any warehouse is storage racking and is often referred to as ‘pallet racking’. Racking is a steel structure composed of upright frames, beams, and connectors for supporting materials…

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Continued Reinvestment in Nene’s HQ

Continued Reinvestment in Nene’s HQ

Nene set out a planned warehouse re-development project to maximise operational efficiency, increase the existing warehouse storage facility and achieve compliance with current health and safety regulations…

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5 Steps For A Perfect Warehouse Design

5 Steps For A Perfect Warehouse Design

Warehouse design is a crucial part of any company’s supply chain strategy. The ideal warehouse design will provide a fantastic ROI by ensuring that products can be received and distributed rapidly while orders…

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Planning Your Warehouse Layout

Planning Your Warehouse Layout

Your warehouse layout may not seem critical, but it plays an essential role in the efficiency of your daily operations. With the correct warehouse design, your employees can conduct more work in less time…

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Nene Storage become SMSTS Qualified

Nene Storage become SMSTS Qualified

To add further strings to Nene Storage Equipment's bow; two employees recently went through vigorous training and examination to become SMSTS qualified. Aaron Shepherd and Jay Fleming recently attended the 5 day course in Milton Keynes and both passed with flying...

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Giving back to our local community

Giving back to our local community

As a company Nene Storage Equipment Ltd love to show our support for our local community. This past weekend we gifted the chance to a local football team to send some of their youth team players along to experience a day out in our corporate box at Leicester City...

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Reduce operation downtime, rearrange your layout with our racking mobilisation

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From consultation to installation, Nene deliver a complete warehouse solution

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Asset Management

End-to-end asset management with minimal hassle and administration

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Sign Printing

In-house signage design and production for all your warehouse needs

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In-house design for new warehouses or reconfiguring existing layouts

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Providing delegates with the knowledge of racking maintenance and inspections

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Builders’ Merchants

Tailored solutions for your array of materials stocked and supplied

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Retail

Every solution we design gives maximum storage capabilities for your business

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Manufacturing & Production

Solutions to clear space and machine guarding to keep your employees safe

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3PL – Storage & Distribution

No 3PL company is the same and we can install any tailored storage solution

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Bespoke Solutions

Whatever your needs, Nene can help you with custom specialist storage solutions

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Travis Perkins

One of the branches of well-known UK builders’ merchant, Travis Perkins

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IKEA

Furniture manufacturer, IKEA, needed a new warehouse and retail solution

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Pro Tiler Tools

A family run business supplying tile fixing accessories in Northamptonshire

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Build Base

The UK’s fastest growing builders’ merchants with 200 branches nationwide

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Ceva Logistics

Additional warehousing and commercial space, developing an existing location

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