Japanese Robotic Warehouse Market – China vs India

It is well known that Japan has an ageing population. This is leading to shortages of workers, particularly in manual labour jobs such as warehouse staff. To tackle this short-staffing…

Warehouse Ammonia Leak

A recent Ammonia leak at  Kiolbassa Provision Company in San Antonio, Texas, highlights the need for monitoring systems to detect and alert when gasses or hazardous chemicals leak inside facilities.…

Amazon Warehouse in Ottawa Evacuated due to Carbon Monoxide Alert

On June 29th, 2020 the Ottawa Fire Department were called to the Amazon Warehouse on Boundary Road. The reason was a Carbon Monoxide (CO) alarm. At 3:30 am the Amazon…

Industrial and logistics real estate stays healthy in 2020, but slower than expected growth forecast.

Industrial and logistics real estate growth will remain strong throughout this year, although it probably will not progress at quite the same torrid pace it has enjoyed in recent years,…

Boeing Warehouse Temperature Sensor Monitoring

At the Boeing Avionics lab in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, recently tested a sensorProbe8 as a remote temperature monitoring device. Gifted by another Boeing facility. They were so impressed that a further…

Importance of Food Storage Warehouse Environmental Monitoring

Food grade warehouses serve as an invaluable link in the food supply chain. Between the fields of the farmer, the processor, the retailer, and finally the consumer. Specialized food storage…

Warehouse Flood Prevention – Preventing Water Damage in your Warehouse

Warehouses are by nature gargantuan structures. Designed to hold large amounts of product and inventory, the value of which can be huge. Unfortunately, in many cases, they are not properly…

How to reduce warehouse energy costs

Importance of Reducing Energy Costs in your Warehouse Energy represents one of the largest costs of operating warehouses. An effective energy management plan offers one of the greatest opportunities for…