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The Freestyle Bread Board Bench

Bread Board Freestyle

The Freestyle® Bread Board Bench was an engineered-to-order (ETO) product created as a solution for lack of space in the personal locker rooms at the East Mesa Detention Center in San Diego, California. Sunday Pearl, formerly of Spacesaver Intermountain, first came up with the idea for this solution. Spacesaver Corporation used her idea to develop […]

DIVE SUIT AND BOMB SUIT LOCKERS

Large Locker Storage

DIVE SUIT AND BOMB SUIT LOCKERS Keeping large protective suits secure and organized  Spacesaver is proud to help protect military personnel and their gear, and our in-house engineering teams and custom manufacturing capabilities enable us to create secure solutions that go far beyond standard locker options. These capabilities are particularly important when creating storage solutions […]

Modernizing a university’s mail room

MA Mobile

Modernizing a university’s mail room Reducing response times and improving customer service As online shopping has grown in popularity, campus mail rooms have been overwhelmed with shipments from retailers to students. Rooms that were designed to store letters and small packages now need to accommodate boxes that contain everything from clothing and electronics to appliances and furnishings. […]

Sterile Supply Storage

Sterile storage

Sterile Supply Storage Keeping surgical instruments clean, organized, and accessible The sterility of surgical instruments can make the difference between life and death, so nurses and other staff need to efficiently pack, store, and retrieve surgical kits in a way that keeps instruments clean and organized. At the same time, hospital space is at a […]

Movable work table

Movable work table

Movable work table Improving efficiency and protecting collections This private museum’s collection includes movie props, costumes, and scale models, as well as framed posters, paintings, and first-edition books. Because the objects are delicate and vary widely in size, staff often need to construct custom housings to protect them. Staff also prefer to work as close to […]

Counter-height reference ‘desks’

Counter height reference desk

Counter-height reference ‘desks’ Shelving doubles as work surface in a university library When this university built a new library and learning center, the planning team wanted to provide researchers with convenient “desks” among the reference stacks. But to save space, they wanted to avoid the need for tables and chairs in the area. The local […]

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 […]

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