Elevated Platform at a rail loading facility for fuel.

Rail Loading Terminal

Client Purefield Ingredients Location Russell, KS Project A complete rail loading terminal Product SafeRack loading rack and gangway, top-loading arm, metering skid, and track pan. With SafeRack’s line of projects and construction services, we’re able to design and build turnkey railcar loading and railcar fall protection systems. Decades of Railcar Fall Protection Experience. SafeRack built one
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SafeRack’s Statement Regarding Hurricane Harvey

On behalf of the entire SixAxis family, our thoughts and prayers go out to all of those impacted by this devastating storm. We know for certain that many of our employees, dealers, and customers in the area have sustained significant damage and hardship as a result of this historical disaster. SixAxis is contributing $5,000 to
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Labor Day: A Celebration Of Hard Work

We appreciate our team of dedicated staff, employees and and skilled craftman.             SafeRack’s experience building loading platforms, gangways and loading ramps goes back over 20 years.  We’re leading the industry when it comes to design and innovation for all types of metal stair kits and it is all made
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ErectaStep Expands Facility and Product Line

ANDREWS, SOUTH CAROLINA —  (August, 16, 2017) – Continuing with their commitment to providing world class stairs and access platforms, today, ErectaStep announces the introduction of three new products designed to fill the demand for higher quality metal stair kit solutions to serve the commercial and architectural marketplaces. ErectaStep is to begin production of four
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fall protection

Falls Lead in Workplace Fatalities

The construction industry has been the backbone of American history for centuries, but unfortunately, continues to be one of the most dangerous areas to work. According to the United States Department of Labor, 21.4% of worker fatalities in private industry in 2015 were in construction, totaling over 900 deaths. While vehicle collisions were responsible for some
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Robot welding metal

Aluminum Or Steel: Which Metal is Better for Your Product?

Within our industrial niche, products can be made out of a wide variety of materials. Each vendor likely has their reasons for choosing a particular type of material to build their products with. And each customer may also have reasons why they prefer one material over another. At SafeRack, we pride ourselves in being one
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History of the gas pump infographic

The Evolution of the Gas Pump

The Evolution of the Gas Pump It was 1885 in Fort Wayne, Indiana where kerosene gas pump inventor, S.F. Bowser sold his first, newly invented kerosene pump to the owner of a grocery shop. This was to solve the problem and mess of a storekeeper ladling flammable liquid into whatever random container the customer brought.
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spill containment Emergency Spill Response Plan

Being Ready with an Emergency Spill Response Plan

Part 2 of SafeRack’s Spill Prevention and Containment Series. Always be ready with a full clean-up strategy and proper supplies and make sure to familiarize yourself with the types of sorbents that may be needed in these emergency situations. The is a Second Part of a Two Part Series on Spill Prevention and Containment. Part 1 –
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What is a Gangway?

A gangway is a raised platform or walkway that typically provides safe passage to or from a tower, truck, train, or boat. Access gangways are different than other types of walkways and platforms because they usually need to be able to move and readjust their position or rotation to fit the situation for worker passage
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Oil loading facility

Keeping Edible Oils Clean

How to manage liquid transfer amid growing demand By Graeme Murphy, VP Strategy and Business Development Crude oil isn’t the only oil transferred via truck and rail across our country. Over the last decade, the production of edible oils and fats has grown more than 45 percent — which means, so has the volume being
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