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Evidence locker with drop slot

Evidence Locker with drop slot

Evidence locker with drop slot Saving space and maintaining the chain of custody Because evidence technicians typically don’t work on weekends and holidays, and because officers seize a lot of evidence during those times, some police departments can actually run out of compartments for temporary evidence storage. Most evidence is small, like witness statements, bags […]

Art racks for visible collections

Art Racks for Visible Collections

Art racks for visible collections. Offering visitors a glimpse behind the scenes Visible storage is an increasingly popular solution for museums and other institutions that want to maintain optimal preservation environments, while also allowing the public to view collections. For instance, this facility uses Spacesaver art racks to compactly store framed works of art. Interior […]

Retail storage for a team store

Team Store

Retail storage for a team store Doubling storage capacity and improving efficiency  Like many professional athletic teams, the St. Louis Blues hockey team has a retail store offering a variety of jerseys, hats, and other gear. Although the shop’s storage area was relatively large, the space was used inefficiently. That meant inventory was difficult to […]

Custom workstations

Custom Workstations

Custom workstations Streamlining workflows and protecting botanical specimens Spacesaver specializes in understanding clients’ needs and creating custom solutions to help achieve their goals. For instance, the Morton Arboretum in suburban Chicago needed to create an optimal long-term preservation environment for a variety of botanical specimens, including fruit collections, seeds, and flowers. Botany cabinets were the […]

Weapons workbench

Weapons Workbench

Weapons workbench Creating a maintenance work area with WeaponWRX® Storage System Weapons maintenance plays a vital role in law enforcement agencies. Keeping officers’ weapons in good working order helps ensure the safety of those officers and the general public, and routine maintenance also makes optimal use of taxpayer funds by extending the useful life of […]

Secure storage for an NFL team

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Doubling capacity while restricting access to confidential records The front office of a National Football League team was storing confidential records in large wire cages at the stadium, but the team needed to free up space in the area to construct new offices. The local Spacesaver consultant designed a system that: Doubles storage capacity Provides […]

Special Collections in a High-Bay Facility

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Maintaining optimal preservation environments for a variety of materials University libraries often serve as repositories for ever-growing collections of print materials, art, and archives, but at the same time they need to provide space for collaboration and technology. Moving special collections and archives to climate-controlled offsite facilities is a smart way to provide optimal preservation conditions while also […]

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