MATERIAL HANDLING SYSTEMS

PRODUCTS FOR PERFORMANCE.

Our approach to material handling stems from years of experience managing warehouse operations for Fortune 500 companies. We understand the right material handling systems working together as one create a more efficient operation.

OPTIMIZE YOUR SPACE

OUR PROCESS

Optimizing your space deserves proper investment of time and resources to best identify the opportunities that will maximize your cubic footage and boost your level of material flow. That's why when you work with Hodge, we'll engineer a custom plan for your facility that accounts for the many variables that affect your day-to-day operations.

DISCOVER
DEVELOP
EXECUTE
ANALYZE
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DISCOVER

Hodge will complete a comprehensive site survey to understand the building layout and the existing storage systems and equipment. We analyze all inventory data, SKU movement and product dimensions and then chart product flow throughout the warehouse.

DEVELOP

Hodge will create a strategic layout and concept based on your storage requirements that will improve picking productivity and overall warehouse flow.

EXECUTE

Hodge will work with select manufacturers of material handling equipment and products to execute the entire project from start to finish, setting clear expectations every step of the way.

ANALYZE

You can't manage what you don't measure. That's why were'e intentional about helping our customers set up the right systems to measure progress and analyze results over time.

MAKE YOUR SPACE EFFICIENT

THE BEST PALLET RACK FOR YOUR OPERATION

Laying the foundation for your operation starts with selecting the right pallet rack for your material storage. Outfit your facility with racking options available from Hodge such as selective, drive-in/drive-thru, push back, and pallet flow racking systems - all from the best manufacturers in the industry.

RACK TYPE

PUSH BACK

Push Back rack systems save space and increase storage by using a dynamic cart-on-rail system where pallet loads are fed forward by gravity on steel rails.

AdvantagesExcellent for systems using multiple groups of SKU's.

Product FlowLast-in, First-out

Storage Density
Selectivity
Cost $ $ $ $ $
RACK TYPE

PALLET FLOW

Pallet flow systems use depth to increase storage capacity. Pallets move easily along the sloped plane of the slightly inclined rail with rollers.

AdvantagesGreat option for date-sensitive products and variations in product size.

Product FlowFirst-in, First-out

Storage Density
Selectivity
Cost $ $ $ $ $
RACK TYPE

SELECTIVE PALLET

Selective pallet racking system comes in two different configurations: a roll formed, or clip-in configuration, and a structural bolt-together configuration.

AdvantagesPerfect when storage density needs are low, but selectivity needs are high.

Product FlowFirst-in, First-out

Storage Density
Selectivity
Cost $ $ $ $ $
RACK TYPE

DRIVE-IN/DRIVE-THRU

Drive-Thru's are storage rack configurations that allow the forklift to drive directly into the lane of stacked rows.

AdvantagesOffers the greatest storage density when space is limited.

Product FlowLast-in, First-out/First-in, First-out

Storage Density
Selectivity
Cost $ $ $ $ $

PLANNING / PURCHASING / INSTALLATION / SERVICE Contact Hodge today for all of your warehouse racking needs. Contact Us

STAY PROTECTED

LOADING DOCK EQUIPMENT

A secure, seamless and efficient loading and unloading process starts with having the right accessories. Loading dock equipment such as seals, shelters, levelers and restraints from Hodge will help keep you, your products, and your equipment protected. You can also count on our team to install your loading dock equipment and maintain it once it's in use.

forklift operator inspecting wires

DOCK RESTRAINTS

forklift maintenance in progress

DOCK SEALS

women going through forklift inspection checklist

DOCK SHELTERS

man replacing forklift tires

DOCK LEVELERS

PLANNING / PURCHASING / INSTALLATION / SERVICE Contact Hodge today for all of your loading dock equipment needs. Contact Us

ERGONOMIC SOLUTIONS

LIFTING EQUIPMENT

CRANES / HOISTS / LIFT TABLES

Using the right lifting device can help reduce workplace injuries while drastically improving workflow. Hodge offers a wide range of reliable options such as cranes, hoists and lift tables that can make lifting tasks safe and effortless.

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MATERIAL HANDLING ESSENTIALS

INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIES & MORE

Stock up on material handling essentials to keep your facility running at its best. From forklift accessories, to safety products, Hodge has your industrial supply needs covered.

WAREHOUSE ACCESSORIES

WORKBENCHES & CABINETS

SAFETY EQUIPMENT

TRUCKS & CARTS

BINS & SHELVING

MODULAR OFFICES

CONVEYERS

MEZZANINES

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View our online catalog for a listing of all our material handling products.