Storing of Long Goods, Cantilever Racking - Volkswagen, Sweden
Volkswagen Parts Logistics in Nykvarn is the new central warehouse in Scandinavia, supporting all car models in the Volkswagen group.
With famous brands like VW, Audi, Seat, Porsche and Skoda, a considerable amount of spare parts needed to be stored. Volkswagen Parts Logistics moved to the newly built warehouse due to demand from growing marKets in the Baltics and Scandinavia.
The solution was to find land in an optimal location, both from an infrastructural and logistical point of view. The new warehouse has a total warehouse space of 37.500m² with future expansion possibilities.
The warehouse is planned around different departments each equipped with its own storage system, based on brand, package size (articles) and turnover. Each storage area utillised pallet racking, narrow aisle systems, shelving systems (Hi280) and cantilever systems. In all, over 100,000 different articles are stored in the new warehouse.
- Mezzanine floor: 2500m²
- Pallet racking: P90 (12,300 locations)
- Shelving System: Hi280 (44,650 shelves)
- Cantilever system: GT90 for long goods
- Number of different types of article stored: 100,000