Double deep racking stores two pallets deep in a single entry rack or four pallets deep in a double entry rack. This system requires the use of a special forklift.
Double deep racking improves storage capacity with fewer aisles and more storage locations, but it also reduces selectivity.
Truck lift heights are limited by load, to about 9 meters.
- Storage capacity increases while the aisles space decreases 50% immediate accessibility with reasonable stock rotation.
- Immediate access to 50% of the pallets in a reasonable speed.
- Benefiting from 90% of the storage locations.
- Considered as the best system for different SKU’s.