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Astrolift offer New Zealand's most extensive range of warehouse equipment and are dedicated to consistently enhancing the quality and variety of our product offerings.

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We care deeply about Our Valued Clients & are always striving to offer reliable, knowledgeable & easy operational solutions.

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Astrolift provide Prompt & reliable backup service throughout NZ & carry a huge range of spare parts – Our goal is to minimise your machine downtime.

Types of Building Protection Barriers

Downpipe Protectors
Downpipe protectors are powder-coated steel barriers that safeguard downpipes from damage caused by forklifts or vehicles. They are durable and resistant to rust, ensuring long-lasting protection for your warehouse's plumbing system.

Rack-End Protectors
Rack-end protectors are high-impact, flexible plastic barriers designed to shield the ends of warehouse racks from collisions with forklifts or vehicles. They are easy to install and can be customized to fit various rack sizes, providing optimal protection for your storage solutions.

Column Protectors
Column protectors are constructed from high-impact flexible plastic and designed to encase the structural columns in your warehouse. These barriers prevent damage from accidental collisions with forklifts or vehicles, ensuring the structural integrity of your facility.

Mezzanine Gates
Mezzanine gates are safety barriers that allow for the secure loading and unloading of pallets and goods onto mezzanine floors. These gates maintain a safety barrier during the loading process, preventing accidents and falls.


Selecting the Right Building Protection Barrier

When choosing the appropriate building protection barrier for your warehouse, it's essential to consider factors such as the type of equipment being used, the layout of your facility, and the specific areas that require protection. A thorough assessment of your warehouse environment will help you determine which barriers are necessary and how they should be installed for optimal protection.


Proper Installation and Maintenance

To ensure the effectiveness of your building protection barriers, it's crucial to follow the manufacturer's guidelines for installation and maintenance. Regular inspections should be conducted to identify any potential issues, such as loose fittings or signs of wear and tear. Proper maintenance will prolong the life of your barriers and ensure they continue to provide optimal protection for your warehouse.


Regulatory Compliance and Safety Standards

Building protection barriers play a significant role in ensuring your warehouse meets local and international safety standards. By investing in high-quality barriers, you demonstrate a commitment to providing a safe working environment for your employees and can help your facility pass safety audits and inspections.


Building protection barriers are a critical component in maintaining a safe and efficient warehouse environment. By understanding the different types of barriers, their benefits, and how to select the right solution for your facility, you can protect your assets, employees, and the structural integrity of your warehouse.


Astrolift is dedicated to providing the highest quality building protection barriers for warehouses, ensuring a safer workplace for employees and improved operational efficiency. With a diverse range of products, including downpipe protectors, rack-end protectors, column protectors, and mezzanine gates, Astrolift's solutions cater to the unique needs of every warehouse environment.

What is a downpipe protector, and what is it used for?

A downpipe protector is a steel structure used to protect downpipes from forklift and vehicle damage.

What is a rack-end protector, and what is it used for?

A rack-end protector is a plastic structure used to protect the end of a warehouse racking system from forklift and vehicle damage.

What is a column protector, and what is it used for?

A column protector is a steel or plastic structure used to protect the columns of a warehouse from forklift and vehicle damage.

What is a mezzanine gate, and what is it used for?

A mezzanine gate is a structure used to maintain a safety barrier during the loading of pallets and goods onto mezzanine floors.

Can Astrolift provide custom protection barriers for unique warehouse needs?

Yes, Astrolift can provide custom protection barriers tailored to meet your unique warehouse needs.

What are the benefits of using Astrolift

Astrolift's range of Warehouse Protection Barriers improves workplace safety, reduces the risk of damage to warehouse facilities, and increases the longevity of your equipment.