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Customised goods lift matching corporate colour of Pink Hippo Self-Storage

Pink goods lift with attendant for Self-Storage Centre in Reading

In 2018, Lödige Industries has supplied a customised goods lift in bright pink for the new Pink Hippo self-storage building in Reading. The ESCORTA goods lift with attendant adds the wow factor in colour and comfort to the Pink Hippo self-storage facility in Reading, London.

About the project and building

The self-storage industry continues to grow in the UK. Following the success of their self-storage facility in Leatherhead, Pink Hippo has decided to open a new facility in Reading. To enable maximum storage opportunities, the new building offers spaces on two levels.

 

Pink Hippo realizing goods transport and matching corporate colour

The Pink Hippo storage facility provides self-storage spaces on two levels for several items that need to be stored temporary. Whether the scooter is to be stored over the winter, a longer stay abroad is planned or winter clothes need a place to “over-summer” – the self-storage market is evolving in the UK. To ensure that even bulky goods find a safe and reliable way into their storage boxes, a goods lift needed to be integrated. Most importantly, the customer Pink Hippo wanted the goods lift to match the bright pink colour theme of the self-storage facility.

Lödige Industries installed an ESCORTA goods lift with attendant. The lift is designed to carry up to 1,500 kg in storage items between two storage levels. The large capacity and brightly lit cabin of the lift removes the need for centre users to carry their goods through staircases. Traveling with the goods in the lift storing becomes much easier. Relying on an in-house paint shop, Lödige was able to perfectly match the corporate pink colouring and delivered its first goods lift pretty in pink.
 

About the customer

Leander Ltd T/A Pink Hippo self-storage is a British self-storage provider in south-west London. The company provides three self-storage facilities in Leatherhead, Reading and Central Dorking. They offer confidential, secure and cost-effective commercial storage, storage units for students and for personal use as well.

Facts and figures

Lodige References

Location:
Reading, United Kingdom

Completion date:
2018

icon capacity

Lifting capacity:
1,500 kg

Number of stopping points:
2

Challenges for Pink Hippo Self-Storage

  • To ensure that even bulky goods find a safe and reliable way into their storage boxes, a goods lift needed to be integrated.
  • The customer Pink Hippo wanted the goods lift to perfectly matches the bright pink colour theme of the self-storage facility.

Providing goods transport pretty in pink

  • Lödige Industries installed an ESCORTA goods lift with attendant, designed to carry up to 1,500 kg in storage items between two storage levels.
  • Relying on an in-house paint shop, Lödige was able to perfectly match the corporate pink colouring and delivered its first goods lift pretty in pink.

“The Lödige ESCORTA goods lift has added the wow factor to our Reading unit. Customers love the colour and how easy it is to use. The sales and installation process was smooth running with no issues. It only took 10 days for installation, I am really happy with the finished product.”

- Eddie Shepherd, of the Leander Group T/A Pink Hippo

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