Since its founding in 1948, Atlanta Bonded Warehouse has grown from 42,500 square feet of low-cube storage space to a combined nearly 2 million square feet of modern, secure, high-cube storage capacity.  The award-winning ABW facilities embody a number of attributes specifically designed to provide for our customers high levels of customer service and risk management for their storage and distribution needs.

Since its founding in 1948, Atlanta Bonded Warehouse has grown from 42,500 square feet of low-cube storage space to a combined nearly 2 million square feet of modern, secure, high-cube storage capacity.  The award-winning ABW facilities embody a number of attributes specifically designed to provide for our customers high levels of customer service and risk management for their storage and distribution needs.

Concrete

Advanced Concrete Technology

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  • Post-tension, slab-on-grade, white-pigmented, very-flat concrete floors enhance productivity and safety.
  • Super-flat floor reduces operator fatigue and lift truck maintenance & repair.
  • Dramatic reduction in joint count and absence of cracking leads to a more sanitary warehouse and reduces equipment damage & wear.

ABW floors and paving have received numerous awards from the American Concrete Institute (ACI), Georgia Chapter

  • Light-Reflective Floor (1993, First Place, Industrial Floors Category)
  • Light-Reflective floor, Expansion (1994, First Place, Industrial Floors Category)
  • Shrinkage-Compensating Concrete (SCC) Paving (1994, First Place, Paving Category)
  • Light-Reflective Post-Tensioned Floor (2000, First Place, Industrial Floors Category)
  • SCC Paving (2000, First Place, Paving Category) Post-Tensioned Floor (2001, First Place, Special Category)
  • SCC Paving (2001, Award of Excellence)

Dock Design

Dock and door design

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  • Dock well/door design permits trailers to be backed in before opening doors.
  • Dock shelters preclude access to/from dock area in vicinity of loading door.
  • Integrated trailer safety restraints reduce accidents and injuries.

Fire Protection

Fire Protection Systems

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  • ESFR Sprinkler Systems in all facilities
  • Redundant fire pumps and multiple integrated water storage tanks at Atlanta campus
  • Most facilities built to Factory Mutual safety specifications
  • Atlanta campus in very close proximity (less than 1 mile) to full-service Fire/HazMat/Police facility

Security

Security/QA

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  • Well-lit warehouse area
  • Backup generators at some facilities; generator connection points at others
  • Large, well-lit yard areas for personnel and equipment security
  • Only food or food-compatible products stored in facilities
  • Temperature and humidity controlled in all Atlanta facilities
  • Fenced property perimeter
  • Guarded entrances/exits

Pallet Storage Racks

Pallet Storage Racks

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  • Atlanta facilities fully racked in various configurations (double and single-deep)
  • Extensive use of storage racks reduces product damage and enhances inventory accuracy
  • Racks can be re-configured to meet the needs of individual accounts.
  • Most rack bed sections have welded, integrated, front-to-back runners for safety and productivity.
  • High-strength racks (racks rated from 2650 to 3500 lbs per position)
  • High cube facilities (5 to 7 pallet positions high)

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