Phil Houghton - Business Implementation Manager, Clipper Logistics
The mega garment handling and storage installation at Clipper’s deconsolidation centre near Teesport has the capacity to store up to 4 million units.
The company’s first customer for the centre is Asda, with a 10 year contract for its George clothing brand. LB Foster’s system has been designed to process up to 3 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.View full case study