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Operations

Forklifts

Forklifts

The forklift operators are in their element… and highly skilled at their vital task. Efficiency is the watchword for all operations at Ayoba. Forklift batteries are always kept on hand for replacement and recharge. This is a considerable time-saver which keeps the trucks moving in and out of the facility without downtime.

Cold Store

Cold Store

This state of the art -25C freezer store with its large dehumidified +5C Airlock boasts 6 receiving and dispatch bays with Dock levellers..

Dispatch Bays

Dispatch Bays

A carefully calibrated weighbridge ensures trucks leaving the facility are not overloaded. Our skilled teams are always ready for action...

Mobile Storage Racks

Mobile Storage Racks

Ayoba Cold Store is equipped with 24 heavy duty Storax mobile bases in three banks – with a capacity of 6,912 pallets of 1 000kgs each. The control system has aisle light switching, night park and radio remote control as standard. Automatic aisle clear speeds up access to aisles.

Fixed Racks

Fixed Racks

All fixed racking is able to accommodate pallets weighing 1,450 kgs… Total capacity inclusive of fixed racking is an impressive 8,157 pallets.

Aisle Control

Aisle Control

The control system has aisle light switching, night park and radio remote control as standard. Automatic aisle clear speeds up access to aisles.

Refridgeration Plant

Refridgeration Plant

The WSP design consists of a single stage Ammonia (R717) system operating with economiser and a side load for airlock cooling.
Cold Store Electric Motors

Cold Store Electric Motors

Energy conservation is taken very seriously at Ayoba Cold Store. All electric motors throughout the refrigeration plant are set to operate on high efficiency.

Freezer POD's

Freezer POD’s

Four freezer PODs come equipped with hot gas defrost and other energy-saving initiatives like heat recovery for domestic water and under-floor heating.
Energy Efficient

Energy Efficient

Along with our white water recovery system and stand-by water tanks, this adds up to a very energy efficient freezer store facility that strives to take a ‘green’ approach wherever possible.
24 Hour Alert System

24 Hour Alert System

The Ayoba facility is equipped with automated communications. A GSM notification system creates a 24 hour alert system to immediately notify key management about temperature changes, critical failures or generator malfunctions via text message. Scheduled messages are sent out daily by the system to confirm all is in order.
Power Outage Measures

Power Outage Measures

A stand-by compressor, condenser and Ammonia pump, along with two stand-by generators, ensure operations are never interrupted - even in the event of a power outage. The facilities comply with all relevant statutory regulations and local by-laws.

Address

321 – 325 Bambanani Street, Chesterville
Phone: (031) 303-8649
Fax: (031) 303-8698

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