CASE STUDIES 2018-04-19T10:11:35+00:00

Case Studies

Bell Export Bins | KimmoBins

Bell Export Bins | KimmoBins Product Used: KimmoBin Industry: Construction / Mining Type of goods loaded: Mining Equipment Weight loaded: 500kg Destination: Germany Our client has many odd-sized products to consolidate onto a single pallet or into a wooden crate. The goods in these crates are spare parts with little or no load structure, [...]

McCain / Just Veggies | Kimmo honeycomb board

McCain / Just Veggies | Kimmo honeycomb board Product Used: Kimmo honeycomb board Industry: Food/Perishables Type of goods loaded: Frozen vegetables Weight loaded: 500kg, stacked 3 – 4 high in storage, 2 x high in transit Destination: Local distribution Our clients load about 500kgs of frozen vegetables into so-called “tote-bins”, a heavily reinforced corrugated [...]

Aspen | Kimmo Pallet

Aspen | Kimmo Pallet Product Used: KimmoPallet Industry: Pharmaceuticals Type of goods loaded: Pharmaceuticals Weight loaded: 400kg, hanging suspended in a racking system Destination: Export to the USA Our client exports pharmaceutical products to their client in the US. Because our client has a sterile work environment, goods received and dispatched into/out of this [...]

Volvo | KimmoBin

Volvo | KimmoBins Product Used: KimmoBin Industry:  Automotive (aftermarket) Type of goods loaded: Automotive components Weight loaded: varies up to 500kg Destination: Local branches Our client distributes automotive components to their after-market supplier network. They normally build a pallet from the ground up and either shrink-wrap the goods as the pallet gets higher, or [...]

Bell Windscreens | KimmoBin

Bell Windscreens | KimmoBins Product Used: KimmoBin Industry: Automotive / Large Construction Vehicles Type of goods loaded: Windscreens Weight loaded: 50kg Destination: Local mining sites / SADC countries Our client used to manufacture plywood crates in-house to pack and ship their windscreens. Each crate was custom-built, sometimes from odd-sized plywood sheets and it took them [...]

AJ Broom | Kimmo Pallet

AJ Broom | Kimmo Pallets Product Used: KimmoPallet Industry: Construction Type of goods loaded: Bitumen Weight loaded: 1,500kg Destination: Australiasia Our client loads about 1.5 tons of bitumen (tar) strips on each pallet, destined for Australia and New Zealand, for use as rumble strips or speed bumps. Due to mould found on some of [...]

Leader Tread | KimmoBin

Leader Tread | KimmoBins Product Used: KimmoBin Industry: Rubber Type of goods loaded: Rubber strips Weight loaded: 500kg Destination: Global exports Our client ships strips of rubber for the re-tread tyre industry. Rubber is a notoriously difficult material to transport because warm, molten rubber tends to expand whilst cooling. Our client used to load [...]

Thermitrex | Kimmo Pallets

Thermitrex | Kimmo Pallets Product Used: Kimmo Pallet Industry: Steel and forging Type of goods loaded: Alluminium powder for welding rail tracks Weight loaded: 1000kg, 2 x bags of 500kg each Destination: Democratic Republic of Congo Our client has many odd-sized products to consolidate onto a single pallet or into a wooden crate. The [...]

Elring Klinger | KimmoBin

Elring Klinger | KimmoBins Product Used: KimmoBin Industry: Automotive Type of goods loaded: Automotive components Weight loaded: 500kg Destination: In-house, multiple-use local (JHB-East London-JHB) Our client sends automotive parts to a sub-assembly plant in East London on a regular basis. They used to use plastic knock-down bins which often went missing because of the high [...]

Circuit Breaker Industries (CBI Electric) | Kimmo Pallet-Box

Circuit Breaker Industries (CBI Electric) | Kimmo Pallet-Boxes Product Used: Kimmo Pallet-Box Industry: Electronics Type of goods loaded: Circuit breakers Weight loaded: 300kg Destination: Global exports Our client exports circuit breakers literally all over the world: from Rio to Sydney, Tokyo to Toronto. Most shipments are transported by airfreight, which is a very weight-sensitive mode [...]