University of Kansas Awards Southwest Solutions Group High Density Box Shelving Contract for the Biodiversity Department

Southwest Solutions Group helped the University of Kansas Biodiversity Department increase archaeology artifact storage with a Spacesaver® high density file box storage system.

Lawrence, KS, November 11, 2011 --( The University of Kansas awarded Southwest Solutions Group® a contract for a high density storage system manufactured by Spacesaver® Corporation. The new high density rolling track shelving installed in the Biodiversity Department condenses the storage of archaeology artifact boxes to maximize floor space and conserve energy. “It was fun working with the Biodiversity Department to increase their storage. The new high density box shelving provides storage for 50% more archaeology artifact boxes in the same floor space that was once used by traditional storage shelving,” said Chuck Decker, Representative for Southwest Solutions Group’s Kansas City office.

About the University of Kansas Biodiversity Department
The University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute studies the life of the planet for the benefit of the Earth and its inhabitants. The institute, including the KU Natural History Museum, accomplishes this mission by using its collections of plants, animals and cultural artifacts for undergraduate, graduate and public education, research, and public and professional service. These collections document the Earth’s biological and cultural diversity and natural environments, past and present.

About Spacesaver® Corporation (
A leading storage solutions provider, Spacesaver® Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets high-density mobile storage systems and an array of storage solutions and related accessories uniquely designed to help decision-makers better manage time, space, and security. Since 1972, Spacesaver has successfully installed more than 100,000 storage systems to solve storage challenges for those in education, government-military, healthcare, museum, public safety, business, and industrial sectors. A division of KI, Green Bay, Wis., Spacesaver employs nearly 500 at its manufacturing facility in Fort Atkinson, Wis. The manufacturing plant, which has earned ISO 9001:2008, encompasses 358,000 square feet. Sales, installation and service are provided by The Spacesaver Group of independent distributors.

About Southwest Solutions Group®
Southwest Solutions Group is the largest innovative storage and filing solutions company serving commercial and institutional facilities throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Tennessee, Missouri, and Mississippi. Southwest Solutions Group is a full service company providing equipment, design, installation, and ongoing service to all types of commercial businesses including government, museum, healthcare, public safety, military, and education. Additional information on Southwest Solutions Group is available at

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