Stuffed racks are intended for warehousing and storage of the same freights on pallets.
It is optimum at high operating costs on the maintenance of a warehouse and allow to use most effectively the area of warehousing as in this case the organization of passes between racks is not required, and loading and unloading of freights happens by work of hoisting-and-transport equipment directly in the rack.
Such rack system can have 2 options of execution:
Through bilateral option (Drive-through) at which it is possible to load a rack on the one hand and to unload with another. Thus, operation of a rack can be carried out from two parties at the same time, the principle of FIFO with the first works here came — the first left.
The unilateral option of system (Drive-in) when its design allows to perform works on loading and unloading of freights only on the one hand by the principle of LIFO the last came — the first left.
1. allows to use most effectively the area of a warehouse, 2 allows. to operate effectively large volumes of goods,
3. it can successfully be used in zones of acceptance and a complete set of goods.
In most cases stuffed racks are used for storage of goods of the limited, rather narrow nomenclature, noncritical to period of storage.
The option of stuffed racks also is suitable for manufacturing enterprises. It is favorable to apply system of stuffed racks also in refrigerators where it is required to spend effectively expensive cooled air volume.