The Design Specialists for Material Handling Solutions
is a single-source provider of storage and material handling solutions that gives warehouses and logistics professionals the productivity and space utilization they desperately need in the distribution industry.
Through a wide variety of storage products and full maintenance services, Hammerhead assists clients to maximize their warehouse storage space, improve warehouse safety conditions and gain profitability by improving inefficiencies in their warehouse operations.
President of Hammerhead Material Handling
Jeff Andrews, President of Hammerhead Material Handling., Inc. has been leading sales teams and project managers in the storage and material handling industry for over 35 years. Jeff has extensive experience in both the manufacturing side of the business, as well as distribution and integration. As a former owner of a rack manufacturing company, he knows the processes that it takes to produce quality products from roll-forming and welding to the final painting process. As an owner of a successful systems integration company, Jeff also understands the importance of proper design, installation and follow-up service to our customers.
RMI Leadership: Jeff is that past President of the RMI (Rack Manufacturing Institute), the international member association of storage equipment manufacturers that oversees the engineering, manufacturing, and installation guidelines for the pallet rack industry. These guidelines help provide safer work environments and maintain high standards for rack manufacturers.
RMI is a multi-billion-dollar manufacturing association whose members supply distribution and warehousing companies with various pallet racks, cantilever racks, pick module systems and rack decking. RMI is a sub-association of the Material Handling Industry (MHI), consisting of manufacturers that provide over $154 billion in equipment to the supply chain industry annually. This includes racks, conveyors, AS/RS, AGVs, Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMR) and warehouse management systems to name a few.
Jeff co-wrote the RMI’s “Guidelines for Rack Repair & Remediation “. He has also been a featured industry speaker at both PROMAT and MODEX Conference Expos. His presentations regarding rack and warehouse design considerations have helped introduce show participants to the latest racking technologies and how to evaluate the best capital investments for their projects.
Industry Associations: Jeff is also a member of the Material Handling Equipment Dealers Association (MHEDA) and has been a member of other industry associations such as: Materials Handling & Management Society (MHMS), International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA), International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses (IARW), International Association for Cold Storage Construction (IACSC), Northwest Food Processors Association (NWFPA), Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), Professional Records & Information Services Management International (PRISM), Association of Records Managers & Administrators (ARMA), and others.
Rack Safety Products
Director of Project Development
Hammerhead’s mission is to provide our customers with state-of-the-art storage and material handling systems. We start by getting to know our customer’s business requirements, then provide expert designs and competitive pricing. Our experienced project managers oversee the installation and permitting process and provide turn-key projects on-time and on-budget. We deliver the highest value and ROI for our customers by taking care of the details, so they can focus on running their businesses.