Common FAQs - SWL

Deriving the data and SWL for a reconfigured system

15 May 2020

Q. We use a racking system provided by a reputable manufacturer. Currently we operate with a 2.7 metre span and have all the safety data required for this configuration. We now wish to create a bay with a 3.3 metre span – can SEMA give me the SWL for this span?

 

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How many SWLs do I need?

07 May 2020

Q. I would like to know if we need to place a SWL notice on every Racking aisle or would one load notice per Racking configuration suffice?

 

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Racking ID and Safe Working Load

01 May 2020

Q. I am hoping you may be able to help with finding out the SWL for some racking we have at our works.

We have 3 different types that I am trying to identify and find out the SWL for. I have attached some pictures hoping that you may be able to at least help me identify the manufacturer, so if they are still in business, I can contact them for the information.

 

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Span and Safe Working Load

04 April 2020

Q. We use a racking system provided by a reputable manufacturer. Currently we operate with a 2.7 metre span and have all the safety data required for this configuration. We now wish to create a bay with a 3.3 metre span – can SEMA give me the SWL for this span?

 

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