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All of our products are produced and manufactured in the UK. No shipping delays!
All of our products are produced and manufactured in the UK. No shipping delays!

Stillages

Stillages are a vital part of everyday life in warehouses and other factory-type settings. Working as cages, they are used for separating, lifting and storing goods of all shapes and sizes. In order to work effectively and keep goods safe, metal stillages need to be well-made, durable and sturdy. Often made from metals such as steel, they help you to maximise your storage space.

One benefit is their mesh sides, enabling your team to see exactly the contents of the stillage. Working primarily as cages, stillages can be customised and accessorised depending on the needs of your business. Many are also designed to be stackable, collapsible and some have hatches, loading ramps and dividers to make them even more useful.

BlueTrolley has been designing and creating the best quality manual handling products since 1995. We provide manual handling solutions to some of the biggest retailers in the world and are equally happy supplying to smaller companies as we relish the challenge of a variety of projects. We are entirely based in the UK which means we can offer fantastic prices to our customers, with swift turnaround times as there’s no waiting around for overseas deliveries.

 

What are the different types of stillages?

Different varieties of stillages are suitable for different jobs, workplaces and sectors. We offer a large selection of to ensure there’s one for every organisation’s needs.

  • MetalMetal mesh cage stillages are created with sides of either solid sheet metal or wire mesh. They are ideal for stacking up smaller or bulkier-shaped objects as they protect them from falling from the sides.
  • Gitterboxes: Gitterboxes are incredibly useful for storing heavy items and are particularly popular in the automotive industry, as well as all types of warehouses and factories. Gitterboxes are often stackable and have accessories such as drop-down gates to allow employees easy, safe access to the items inside.
  • A-Frame Stillages: These are designed for the transportation of sheet material such as metal. From the side, they look like a capital A due to the two slanted storage areas. They can be designed with a variety of features such as wheels or forklift points to enable easy manoeuvring.
  • Pallet Stillages: These are designed as large-scale trolleys or cages and are used to organise and contain all sorts of products. They are often collapsible so can be packed away when not in use, saving you precious space in your workplace.
  • Slab Buggy: Sometimes known as slab carts or slab lifters, slab buggies are ideal for transporting large, delicate materials such as granite, glass and other types of stone. They are designed for stability and have a slanted panel to enable the material to rest safely against while in transit.

 

Get in touch today to find out more about our warehouse solutions.

 

Why buy from BlueTrolley?

 Our expert team has been designing and manufacturing high-quality manual handling solutions since 1995. This wealth of experience means we’re well equipped to create all sorts of products for whatever use you may need. We’re well versed in all kinds of sheet metal fabrication and can use an incredible array of materials from aluminium to steel.

What else sets us apart from other manufacturers? We are proud to be entirely UK-based. We work out of our South Wales workshop with materials and parts from inside the UK. This means that we’re able to not only provide the best prices for our customers but also that there are no costly delays waiting for deliveries from overseas.

 

What to expect when you order from BlueTrolley

 We’re not the same as other manufacturers. We care about our customers and are passionate about providing a best in class service to each and every one.

  • Exceeding your expectations: You deserve to get the best equipment for your money and your team deserves to work in safety, with the best quality products. When you get in touch with us, we will work collaboratively with you to ensure you get the products most suitable for your needs. We do offer a fantastic selection of off the shelf solutions, but if you’re looking for something a little more unique we offer a bespoke service through our sister company Rentalspec.
  • Unbeatable quality: Our expert team has decades of experience honing their craft. Using their expertise and the finest materials, they create incredible products again and again. Our designs and products are regularly reviewed to ensure they comply with strict quality standards and industry requirements. Nothing leaves our workshop until we are completely satisfied.

 

 What other equipment does BlueTrolley offer?

 We create all sorts of manual handling equipment for businesses in every sector, helping teams work effectively, safely and efficiently.

  • Turntable TrucksIf your warehouse has narrow aisles or tight corners, you’ll understand the need for trucks that can navigate difficult spaces with ease. You can easily move goods with our range of turntable trucks, each built with anti-friction turntable steering.
  • A-Frame Glass TrolleysGlass sheets are a tricky and delicate material to transport, and can cause severe injury if damaged in transit. Our range of a-frame trolleys can safely transport sheets of glass using the two storage areas, which are both at an angle so the glass can rest safely.
  • Pallet Trucks: Pallets are used the world over to transport goods of all shapes and sizes. Every workspace should invest in high-quality pallet trucks to ensure they can carry goods safely and securely. We offer both electric and manual trucks to make sure there’s a type for every organisation.
  • Sack Trucks: Sacks are bulky, heavy and difficult to lift at the best of times. BlueTrolley’s range of heavy-duty sack trucks allows teams to efficiently and safely transport sacks of all sizes around the workplace. This massively decreases the possibility of accidents, injury and strain to the body while moving sacks.

 

Want to know more about our stillages?
Speak to one of our friendly team members to find out more.

 

 

 

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