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FEM Racking and Shelving

Welcome to  the FEM Racking and Shelving (FEM R&S), (formerly known as the European Racking Federation) that represents, promotes and protects the interests of the Racking and Shelving Industry by:

  • Establishing a source of information for manufacturers, distributors, test houses, control organisations, users, teaching bodies and government authorities
  • Facilitating European discussion about technical, commercial and economic storage equipment and methods issues
  • Facilitating European collaboration
    • definition and classification of equipment
    • terminology
    • production of standards
    • safety and quality
    • market data
    • research and development
  • Publishing a range of studies and documents promoting safer utilisation of storage equipment
  • Promoting any other activity of value to manufacturers and usersd.co.uk

Please note that for an Association to become a member of this FEM Product Group, they must also be a member of FEM, within the eligibility criteria of FEM (see website http://www.fem-eur.com/index.php/about_intro/en/). Subscription fees are payable to both FEM and FEM R&S on an annual basis.

Racking & Shelving News

FEM Racking and Shelving publishes New FEM codes

Latest FEM R&S Codes 10.2.16 on Racking Protection was made available from November 2017. 10.2.09 Design of Cantilever Racking was available from the end of July 2015. FEM Racking and Shleving...

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New President for FEM R&S

Mr Jos De Vuyst has taken over the role of President of FEM Racking and Shelving, following the decision of Tony Gresham Jones to stand down after being President for many years. Mr De Vuyst has...

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Our Mission Statement

Representing the interests of Racking and Shelving manufacturers and National Associations

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The FEM R&S of national manufacturers Associations has the aim of influencing all manufacturers and the market worldwide towards common, cost effective, safe technical standards.

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