Case Studies


Behind the scenes: Sports team storage

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Sep 2015

Behind the scenes: Sports team storage

For high school and college football programs, the team room is more than just a storage area or a locker room. It’s the place where coaches and equipment managers work hard to ensure that gear is clean, organized, and in good repair. It’s the players’ hangout and a source of pride. And that’s why, long before football season begins, we work with coaches and equipment managers to build...

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Metal shelves for indoor growing / indoor commercial agriculture

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Jul 2015

Metal shelves for indoor growing / indoor commercial agriculture

Corrosion-free metal shelving can dramatically increase growing space for indoor commercial agriculture and indoor growing operations. Pennsylvania's rich farmland has a long history of producing healthy food, but now indoor commercial growing is becoming a new force in agriculture. Indoor vertical growing allows for: multiple crop harvests throughout the year drastically reduced transportation costs and emissions a fresher, local product for consumers ActivRAC high-density mobile shelving can dramatically increase growing space....

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Public Safety Storage Project in Horsham, PA

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Jul 2015

Public Safety Storage Project in Horsham, PA

With 40 sworn officers, Horsham Township’s police department was outgrowing its facility in the basement of the township’s municipal building. As Council and department leadership started investigating various options for renovation or expansion, they turned to Darren Phillips, a DSSI public safety storage expert who specializes in designing efficient spaces for police departments and other public safety entities. “At first we thought they were just going...

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Secure Your Equipment with Public Safety Storage

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Jun 2015

Secure Your Equipment with Public Safety Storage

Product:  Freestyle® Personal Storage Locker Installation:  April 2015 Problem: Police officers carry a lot of equipment with them while out in the field. The Borough of West Wildwood officers were keeping all their necessary items for the field in a gym bag when they were not on duty, which they stored in their patrol cars. No department should go without a proper place to store their patrol...

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Repurposed Space for Archival Storage

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Jun 2015

Repurposed Space for Archival Storage

Location:  Bridgeton, NJ Product:  Spacesaver Power Mobile High Bay Storage System Installation:  March 2015 Description:  Libraries, off-site book depositories, and archival record centers all face the same paradox: trying to squeeze an increasing amount of irreplaceable book collections and records into a decreasing amount of storage space.  Cumberland County Archives was out of room. File boxes scattered through several areas with no true control or...

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Flexible Media Center Storage

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Feb 2015

Flexible Media Center Storage

Product:  Spacesaver Library Shelving for Media Centers Installation: February 2015 Description:  A local charter school in Philadelphia was looking to maximize existing wall space along the perimeter of their media center, in addition to creating auxiliary storage that could be as flexible as the furniture. What resulted were two solutions that perfectly complimented the needs of the space.  Additional shelving was added along the walls, and...

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Mission Accomplished for Humvee Kits

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Feb 2015

Mission Accomplished for Humvee Kits

Product:  ActivRac 7 with 4-Post shelving Installation:  February 2015 Description:  When a National Guard Training Center needed a better way to store their Humvee Kits, they turned to DSSI.  With 150 Humvees containing a variety of kit set ups (such as medic kits, engineer kits, electrician kits, warfighter kits, etc.) and had been previously stored broken down into large bins of like parts which led to 1,500 screw...

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Police gear lockers are sturdy, durable, configurable

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Feb 2015

Police gear lockers are sturdy, durable, configurable

Product:  Spacesaver FreeStyle Personal Storage Lockers Installation:  November 2014 Description:  A local police department requested Spacesaver FreeStyle Personal Storage Lockers in their new barracks as they felt the lockers would stand the test of time and fulfill the duty of securely holding all equipment.  One of the biggest benefits of Spacesaver’s FreeStyle Lockers is the flexibility to change setup should equipment change in the future.  Other...

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Cold chain pharmaceutical storage using compact mobile system. Stainless steel shelves on rails save time, money, and energy.

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Feb 2015

2 Rooms. 1 Location. Double the Storage.

Product:  Spacesaver Stainless Steel ActivRAC and Spacesaver Mechanical Assist Installation: December 2014 Description:  Storage was solved at 2 different locations within a local business in NJ.  The ActivRAC Stainless Steel application is located in a Cold Storage room with temperatures -20.00 degrees Celsius, and has since increased the overall linear footage from 488 ft. to 719 ft. storing medical testing solutions. Additionally, Spacesaver’s Mechanical Assist nearly...

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Lockers Support Office Hoteling Trend

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Feb 2015

Lockers Support Office Hoteling Trend

Product: 300+ Hamilton Sorter Custom  Lockers with Digital Locks Installation: January 2015 Description:  Aligning with the current trend of the office hoteling concept gaining traction, office environments are looking for daily, flexible, storage areas with smart digital locks (ADA accessible), allowing employees to work from multiple locations throughout the week.  As mentioned in Recent Trends in Office Design and Hoteling: “With the workforce becoming more mobile and...

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