Drive-in Drive-thru Pallet Racks

Drive-in Drive-thru Pallet Racks

Optimize space with a high-density rack solution that is ideal for multi-pallet storage of low-rotation product.

Adaptable to either a first in, first out system or a last in, first out system, Drive-In/Drive-Thru is highly customizable.

The forklift trucks run inside the drive-in storage lanes


The drive-in system makes it possible to design rack layouts with different load modules


Drive-in racks are ideal for storing many pallets of the same SKU


Cross braces reinforce the structure that comprise the drive-in racks to protect the load in the event of seismic tremors


Forklift trucks travel along the lanes to store or remove pallets


Compact racks make it easier for handling equipment to load and unload goods


Forklift trucks run inside the drive-in storage lanes


The drive-in racking is the ideal storage system to maximize capacity of the installation


Drive-in system increases the capacity of the installation significantly


The high-density drive-in racking can be: drive-in or drive-through, depending on whether they access one aisle or two


Drive-in systems have multiple lanes through which handling equipment access pallets


GP rails are the most used to support the weight of the goods on drive-in racks


C brackets in the high-density systems indirectly support the weight of the goods


These brackets have two functions: support the weight of the goods and act as part of the support rail


The pallet centralizer is a key element in drive-in shelving: it makes it easier for forklifts to handle the goods


LPN guiderails are used when installations require product to be stored at ground level


The VGPC guide rail is very common in warehouses where forklifts operate in drive-in racks


Upright footplates of the racks have side protectors to keep forklifts from damaging the rack structure


In drive-in pallet racks, upright reinforcements are added to the frames to prevent the forklifts from damaging the structure


In extreme cases, double reinforcements can be added to the drive-in frames to prevent damage to the rack


At the entrance to the compact warehouse, there should be a signaling plate indicating the technical data of the installation


The drive-in system uses the maximum capacity of the warehouse, a key factor in cold-storage


In order to optimize the operation of a warehouse, drive-in racks tend to be combined with other storage systems


Drive-in racks can also comprise part of the warehouse structure and be turned into clad-rack installations


The storage channels of the drive-in racks can also be set up outdoors


The drive-in system is a racking system in which forklifts can access the goods through its storage channels


Drive-in racks in warehouses operator under the LIFO load order method




Safety margins are key so that forklifts do not damage the structure of drive-in racking


Upright footplates of the racks have side protectors to avoid damage to the structure


Although GP brackets are the most common, some pallets require an additional C support to protect the load


These pallet centralizer are used to guide the handling equipment in the loading and unloading of goods


The C brackets are specifically for installations where a long goods need storing


In drive-in racks, the guides minimize the risk of damage to the structure


In drive-in warehouses, the use of guide rails is essential to ensure operator safety


Yellow safety signs throughout the warehouse serve as guides for operators


Drive-in racking and drive-thru systems are exceptionally suited to large stocks of relatively few product types. Use this high density system to reduce overall square footage requirements by 35% or more, compared to a standard pallet rack configuration.


  • LIFO (last in, first out) or FIFO (first in, first out) load methods
  • Deep lane storage reduces space usage, cuts costs and holds more loads
  • High volumes, few SKUs
  • Multiple access aisles eliminated
  • Extra control over inputs and outputs
  • More storage density instead of the direct access of Pallet Racks
  • Specifically designed for your pallets and forklifts

Drive-in pallet racks and drive-thru racks are roll-formed. Product is stored several pallets deep, and handling equipment enters the industrial rack structure to slot or extract pallets.

A drive-in pallet racking system uses a single input-output point per storage bay, creating last in, first out (LIFO) access. Meanwhile, a drive-thru system loads on one side and unloads on the other for first in, first out (FIFO) workflows.

Meet any storage requirement with our wide variety of bay heights and depths.

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