Terex Materials invests in global parts facility
By Andrew Macklin
March 15, 2016 – Terex Materials Processing has invested over $7.2 million in a global parts facility.
The state-of-the-art facility consists of a main office block of 10,300 sq. ft., where a team of parts experts is on hand to answer all parts technical and sales enquiries.
The facility has extensive warehouse capacity of 58,800 sq. ft., with the addition of an external canopy of 7,000 sq. ft. (providing additional overhead storage for larger product types).
Three dock levelers provide easy access for deliveries and container shipments of the large-scale parts inventory. The facility is supported by a fully automated Oracle Warehouse Management System to help track the over 86,000 live inventory parts.
In addition to the 168 bays of high bay racking, Terex has installed three Hanel Lean lifts; an automated storage and retrieval system each with 60 trays (two with max. load per tray of 250kg and one with 470kg per tray.
Supporting this technology is Linde electric material handling equipment, including an order picker and aisle masters capable of working at nine metres high. All this equipment ensures that Terex has the ability to expedite all orders efficiently.