Metalware Modular Drawers

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Integrated Modular Drawers overview

Save more space while maximizing storage capacity, and ease of access. This drawer system answers a wide range of storage needs while occupying a smaller footprint. Made of superior 18 GA steel and built to last. These heavy-duty welded modular drawers can easily hold up to a total of 450 lbs and can easily be integrated with all current Interlok shelving units, maximizing your existing storage space.

Modular Drawer features:

  • Fully compatible and adjustable
  • Full-height drawer sides & face front
  • Non-slip ergonomic handle design
  • Swiss-made sliding system
  • Complete extension with sliding pull-out and push back
  • Drop-in dividers
  • variety of configurations
  • Unique powder coating

Modular drawers: Save Space. Increase Productivity. Organize.

Industrial settings have a unique set of challenges when it comes to storage and organization. Space efficiency, accessibility, security, and protection of stored items are paramount. Modular drawers for industrial shelving have emerged as a prominent solution to address these challenges. These drawers provide compartmentalized storage, allowing for systematic organization, easy access, and optimal use of available space. But when and where should one consider the use of modular drawers in an industrial setting?

When to Use Modular Drawers for Industrial Shelving:

  1. Organization of Small Parts: If the inventory includes an assortment of small components, such as nuts, bolts, fittings, or specialized hardware, modular drawers can help keep them organized, making them easily accessible and preventing them from getting lost or mixed up.
  2. Inventory Control: When there’s a need to monitor inventory levels closely, modular drawers, with their segmented storage, allow for easier stock takes and can help in preventing overstock or stockouts.
  3. Security Concerns: If there are valuable or sensitive items that need to be stored securely, many modular drawer systems come with lockable features, ensuring that access is restricted to authorized personnel only.
  4. Protection of Delicate Items: For components that are delicate or susceptible to damage, modular drawers offer a protective environment, often cushioned or customizable with foam inserts, to prevent any harm during storage or retrieval.
  5. Space Optimization: In environments where floor space is at a premium, vertical storage solutions that incorporate modular drawers can maximize storage capacity without increasing the facility’s footprint.
  6. Efficiency and Productivity: When employees spend less time searching for parts or tools and have everything organized and at their fingertips, workflow efficiency and productivity are naturally enhanced.

Where to Use Modular Drawers for Industrial Shelving:

  1. Manufacturing Facilities: In places where a variety of parts are required for production, modular drawers in shelving units can organize and compartmentalize each component, ensuring smooth production lines and reducing downtime.
  2. Automotive Workshops: These settings often involve a myriad of parts, tools, and components. Modular drawers can segregate each item, from spark plugs to wrenches, ensuring that mechanics can quickly locate what they need.
  3. Research and Development Labs: In R&D environments, where precision is key, having organized storage for instruments, samples, or tools is crucial. Modular drawers provide such an organized space, ensuring that researchers can focus on their work without distractions.
  4. Electronics Assembly Lines: With numerous small components like resistors, capacitors, and chips, modular drawers are ideal for electronics environments, preventing loss and ensuring that assembly lines run efficiently.
  5. Medical Facilities: In places like hospitals or clinics, modular drawers in shelving systems can organize medical supplies, from bandages to syringes, ensuring easy access and maintaining sanitary storage conditions.
  6. Retail Backrooms: For businesses that deal with a variety of small items, such as hardware stores or craft shops, modular drawers in backroom shelving can systematically store inventory, ensuring a smoother flow of goods to the sales floor.
  7. Warehouses: Even in larger storage facilities, there’s often a need to store smaller items or parts. Modular drawers integrated into broader shelving or racking systems ensure that every square foot of space is efficiently utilized.


In conclusion, modular drawers for industrial shelving present a solution that merges functionality with efficiency. They address the unique challenges of industrial environments, providing organized, secure, and protective storage for a range of items. Recognizing the specific scenarios and places where modular drawers offer the most benefits will enable businesses and institutions to enhance their storage strategies, thereby optimizing space, improving workflow, and boosting overall productivity.

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