Case study

Case study

The mega garment handling and storage installation at Clipper’s deconsolidation centre near Teesport has the capacity to store up to four million units.

The company’s first customer for the centre is Asda, with a 10 year contract for its George clothing brand. LB Foster Automation & Materials Handling’s system has been designed to process up to three million George garments per week. The fit out includes 43,000m of overhead monorail transportation, 4,000 overhead rail trolleys, 1,500m of long distance trolley conveyors, 10 full length goods on hangers (GOH) trolley boom conveyors, two tower conveyors, traversing extendable carton boom conveyors, pallet racking, pallet and carton live storage, a steam tunnel and bagging machines.

Phil Houghton - Business Implementation Manager, Clipper Logistics

“One of the main reasons they were selected was the exceptional level of response they gave us during the long tender process.”

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