DC Design and Layout

DC Design and Layout

DC Design


Several basic principles that apply to warehouse layout design and running an effective distribution center operation. Without the proper layout and design of your distribution center, no matter the square footage, you will face capacity issues, decreased productivity, and storage inadequacies


  • Determine the Objective of the Facility
  • Define Volumes and Functional Requirements
  • Match Storage Modes, IT Systems and Mechanised Technologies with Volumes
  • Cargo flow within DC
  • Close to Zero Material Handling
  • Consult Widely as the Design Process is Multifaceted, Involving Executives, Managers, Operators, Equipment Suppliers, Builders, Architects, and Councils