Loading Bay Design and Installation

Established in 1983, sara LBS is a leading specialist in the design and installation of loading bays for industrial, warehouse and distribution applications. Our true expertise lies in working closely with you to understand your unique situation; developing a tailored and high quality loading bay solution that meets all your needs; and then installing that quality solution on time and to budget.

Working with architects, contractors and end users, sara LBS develops bespoke solutions which maximise loading efficiency and complement the aesthetics of the building. Our products are typically used for two main types of loading bay: Level access loading baysuse High-speed roller shutter doors; Raised access loading docks use scissor lifts, dock levellers, roller shutters and sectional doors.   External loading pods, dock shelters and other accessories are also available to ensure the process is speedy and there is minimal exposure to the adverse weather conditions.

Level Access Loading Bays

Level access loading bays are used to allow forklifts and pallet trucks to quickly move in and out of a warehouse while loading or unloading goods. To help prevent heating costs from skyrocketing, and to protect the warehouse from adverse weather, automatic doors are commonly used. sara LBS offer its range of Sprint, high-speed doors which boast the fastest opening speeds on the market.

The Sprint series is available in a range of sizes with different activation systems including induction loops, photocells, radio transmitters and radar. With opening speeds of up to 3m/s the doors are ideal for busy warehouses where forklifts are moving around at high speeds. Both UPVC curtains and aluminium profiles are available depending on requirements.

Raised Access Loading Docks

sara LBS has been developing and installing complete, raised access loading dock packages for 30 years. It has worked with customers of all sizes and in many different industries, offering solutions ideal to them. Loading docks must safely and efficiently accommodate vehicles of varying sizes and allow for swift and safe loading and unloading.

Various products including dock levellers, dock shelters, scissor lifts, ramps and industrial doors are available to ensure that the process is as efficient as possible. sara can even offer pre-cast concrete construction of loading housings, designed to the customer’s specifications.

Maintenance and Repair

sara LBS has 30 years’ experience of providing nationwide, 24/7 repair and maintenance service cover with rapid emergency response times for all loading bay products which are available on the UK market. It works with the customer to extend the safe working lifetime of their doors and loading bay equipment by providing both preventative maintenance packages and emergency repairs. It employs specialist CSCS trained engineers who operate out of a large network of service centres across the country to provide outstanding local service.