MEZZANINE. FLOORS. Add extra floor space within the shell of an existing building. Krost provides Rack Supported Floors for high density storage below the ...
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MEZZANINE FLOORS Add extra floor space within the shell of an existing building. Krost provides Rack Supported Floors for high density storage below the floor or Structural Floors which allow for open space below the floor.
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Timber Cladding For Mezzanine Floors
SABS Approved Pine timber joists are laid at 500mm centres on top of our steel racking structure and sheets of plywood are fixed to these joists (other types of timber cladding are available on request).
High Quality Paint Process
About Krost Shelving and Racking Established in 1965, Krost Shelving and Racking is that rare combination of trusted family business and proudly South African innovation. These unique qualities have allowed us to become one of the largest privately owned storage, warehousing and retail product manufacturing companies in Africa with a strong representation throughout sub Saharan Africa. Since its inception in 1965 Krost Shelving and Racking has become entrenched as a household name in South Africa and was one of the first companies in the country to receive the highly-coveted South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) mark for excellence of quality standards. With a current staff compliment of more than 140 highly dedicated workers, spearheaded by our CEO Uri Krost, we offer a unique, hands-on approach that focuses on personal attention, product expertise and unparalleled service. No job falls beneath or above the scope of our professional team of staff who continuously work to improve and upgrade the company’s products, knowledge and service.
All our products have baked epoxy powder coated finish and pass through a 5-stage chemical cleaning process Powder is applied to an average thickness of 55 microns as per SABS 1274-1979 type 2 method 141 prior
to oven baking at 210° Celsius for 15 minutes. All paint specifications are independently verified to conform to SABS standards by Corrosion Advisory Technical Services. Manufactured in South Africa since 1965
Our core values: • Deliver an excellent product at an unbeatable price – both quality and affordability direct the company’s vision. • Provide an unparalleled service – Krost Shelving and Racking has instituted a continuous improvement programme to ensure that we meet the ever changing needs of our clients in the shortest possible time. • Develop and nurture long-term relationships with our customers – this strength has allowed us to understand the intense nature of our clients’ business needs and in so doing has made us an indispensable business partner. Krost Racking and Shelving operates from our 17 000 m2 premises in Wadeville and is an ISO 9001 accredited factory.
Structural Mezzanine Floor
Structural Mezzanine Floors leave a large open area below for maximum working space. This can be utilised for various different uses i.e. office area, packing area, storage area or receiving or dispatch area. With very little support beams taking up space, the area is open and can be used very productively.
Advantages of installing a "Krost Mezzanine Floor"
Rack Supported Mezzanine Floor
Rack Supported Mezzanine Floors is a very practical way of utilising the (often wasted) space above racking. This form of Mezzanine is built from pallet racking materials and is generally the most cost effective way of building a mezzanine.Storage is gained above the structure with an open deck, plus the support for the deck is usable pallet racking that can either be left open or utilised as shelving.
Mezzanine Floors enable the full working height of a building to be utilised to it's maximum by doubling the surface area. It adds additional space to existing structures. Krost Mezzanine Floors are custom designed and manufactured to suit all customers specific requirements.
Mezzanine Floors can be used as storage areas, fabrication areas, packing areas and offices among an array of other uses. Installing a Mezzanine floor is the most cost effective way of optimizing your existing space, because all your fixed costs are already covered. Mezzanine floors have paid for themselves in less than 24 months by doubling storage while rental stays the same. Mezzanine floors are easy to install and can be designed to handle a variety of loads.
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The installation process is quick, clean and easy, ensuring minimum disruption to your operations. As Mezzanine floors are generally considered to be demountable structures, no planning approval is required. The use of mezzanine floors are highly flexible. It can be disassembled, moved and re-assembled at another location and can be increased or decreased in size to suit your future needs. The custom design and manufacture of these floors, as well as the range of cladding types and load-carrying capacities allow us to meet specific customer needs. These Mezzanines can be complemented and made more versatile by adding our racking and shelving systems to your design. Hand and knee railing as well as access stairs are custom designed and installed as part of our Mezzanine Floors. We can supply a few bays of shelving to resolve that immediate storage problem, or we can offer you a full turnkey installation service, incorporating mezzanine floors, office and factory partitioning, electrics and lighting, conveyors and storage or handling equipment – a complete storage solution in one.
Mezzanine Floor Cladding Options
A wide range of cladding options are available. Your selection is influenced by the load to be carried, work to be conducted, pallet jack use, ventilation requirements and other specific factors. Our experts are available to advise on the cladding option best suited to your requirements.
Different Types of Floor Finishes
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Shutterply (Std) Open / Closed Steel Floor Planks Veneer Diamond Guard Rubber Mat