Dehmer Strasse 58-66
32549 Bad Oeynhausen
br>Tel.: +49 5731753-0

Storage of chemical raw materials at Siemens in France

Siemens, Europe's market leader in high tech product is synonymous with technical efficiency, innovation, quality and reliability. With more than 400,000 members of staff, the company mainly concentrates on the sectors industry, energy and health care targeting.

The challenge and task

The Siemens business subsidy "Industry" is located in Haguenau in France. When 10.000 m² production area was added, the site as good as doubled. Due to this expansion, more storing space was needed for chemical raw materials.

As various different kinds of chemicals had to be stored, risk of explosion presented itself. Separate storage was therefore the only safe and law compliant way of storing the chemicals. The existing building at the production site, however, did not offer enough space. Building a new one proved too expensive so Siemens searched for a flexible and mobile solution.

The solution

DENIOS designed a flexible storage solution, consisting of a MC Vario walk-in drum and IBC store and two special containers type 2PK814-OST. Using three individual and separately accessible containers, a system separate storage was created on the smallest possible space. The interior design including heating, ventilation, lighting and shelving were delivered as completely explosion proof versions. The use of non-flammable materials ensures thorough insulation. And in the container the floor integrated sump pallet prevents soil and water pollution in case of a leakage. This enables safe and law compliant storage while protecting both the environment and staff.

Result and customer benefits

DENIOS designed a solution that meets the client's requirements perfectly: DENIOS storage containers for hazardous materials are effortlessly relocatable and can be flexibly moved when required. As many staff members needed quick access to the stored chemicals, Siemens positioned the container in the production hall's centre. This strongly enhances efficiency and saves time.

Ramps and door openers guarantee easy access to the contents of the stored containers. A locking device prevents unauthorised access.

The job was completed to the fullest satisfaction of our customer. DENIOS and Siemens are currently planning other joint projects.

Discover matching products

Hazardous materials warehouse

DENIOS hazardous materials storage facilities offer plenty of space for the safe and versatile storage of water-polluting and flammable substances.

See the range

Equipment for hazardous materials storage technology

Discover equipment options for hazardous materials storage, fire protection storage, as well as storage for peroxides and lithium ion batteries.

See the range

Take advantage of our expert advice!

Customised advice, service and product diversity are our strengths.

Our customer advisors are on site for you!

Free expert advice 01952 811 991

Related articles


Pioneers of Green Mobility rely on safety products from DENIOS

Many DENIOS customers are at the cutting edge of technical developments for the green transport revolution. They are pioneering tomorrow's transport - on road, rail, water and in the air. We work closely with them by providing the latest safety technology solutions. Find out how we are doing this!

Read more

BioNTech Manufacturing Marburg GmbH says thank you

With EMA approval, BioNTech has now officially received approval to manufacture the COVID-19 vaccine in the new plant in Marburg. When the news was announced, BioNTech also took the opportunity to thank its partners, service providers and suppliers. DENIOS is one of them.

Read more

Protect hazardous materials and sensitive work areas from unauthorised access

Companies that handle and store hazardous substances also have a responsibility to protect them from unauthorised access. With access restrictions, you not only ensure that theft or manipulation, for example, are made more difficult. You also prevent employees who have not been appropriately instructed from gaining access to hazardous substances or sensitive work areas.

Read more
Case study

Storing Disinfectants in a Water Conservation Area

DENIOS develops customised solutions based on proven system containers for the storage of disinfectants in water protection area and creates safety.

Read more
Case study

Storage of chemical raw materials at Siemens in France

With the expansion of the production area at the French site in Haguenau, Siemens needed larger storage areas for the storage of chemical raw materials. DENIOS designed a flexible and mobile storage system, which could be set up centrally in production and meet all safety requirements.

Read more

How to correctly plan a Hazardous Material Storage

When planning a hazardous materials warehouse, a lot can go wrong, which under certain circumstances not only causes additional costs but also safety deficiencies. We have put together a few of the most important questions you should ask yourself when planning a hazardous materials warehouse.

Read more
Log in
Your basketAdded to basket
Go to basket
We would be pleased to provide you with advice!

Give us a call or fill out the form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Mon - Thu: 08:30 - 17:00 | Fri: 08:30 - 16:00

Calls are handled by our UK team. All sales are processed via our German parent company so are VAT* / tariff free where applicable. *Must be fully IE VAT registered