Safety Mats

Definition: What is a Safety Mat? Production and warehousing facilities install safety mats in order to protect floors, trap dirt and water as well as preventing slip-and and fall accidents. To prevent tripping hazards, many use either beveled edges or yellow borders that draw attention while others opt for both features on their flooring materials …

Partition System

Definition: What is a Partition System? Partition systems, also known as room dividers or just dividers, are architectural devices used to separate areas based on their uses, as well as a number of other considerations. A number of types of partitions exist, to accommodate such differing needs as separating goods because of their chemical or …

Dock Bumpers

Definition: What are Dock Bumpers? A dock bumper is a recoiling or resilient device that is attached to a dock in order to absorb the impact of a hit by a truck or any other transportation device. One of the basic decisions before building a dock and the appropriate dock bumper involves the differences between …

Spill Containment

Definition: What is Spill Containment? Spill containment products serve to prevent pollution of air, soil and water by hazardous materials, especially (and most frequently) liquids. Spill berms are used most frequently to contain oil-filled equipment, such as fuel tanks, truck washing decks, or any other places or items that may leak hazardous materials. In addition …

Air Curtains

Definition: What is an Air Curtain? Air curtains are devices used in large spaces such as warehouses, that are used to stop air and contaminants from tranvelling between two separated spaces. They incorporate down-facing fans over building entrances or openings between two spaces in which temperatures are set to differ. Another usage is as pneumatic …