Novaspan Longspan Shelving2019-07-04T03:57:23+00:00

New Zealand’s experts in industrial modular shelving

When people ask us what we recommend for general heavy duty shelving, (not pallet racking) for general industry or commercial use, we always start with Novaspan Longspan shelving. It is the best value, it is the most versatile, it’s quick and easy to assemble, and it’s a good-looking system. That is why Novalok’s industrial modular shelving is so popular!

This is a high-quality, low-cost, industrial long-span steel modular shelving system, designed for warehouse storage where wide and deep shelving is required for a wide range of products.


Novaspan – Heavy Duty

The Novaspan range is the ultimate choice for general storage, archives, and a wide range of other industrial applications.

  • Fully adjustable shelf levels in 50mm increments
  • Industrial modular shelving design, can be added to or reconfigured at any time
  • Easy and quick to assemble or adjust
  • Full epoxy powder coat finish. Dark grey/light grey colour standard
  • Guaranteed for 5 years


Shelf capacities per level:

60mm Z Beams 80mm Z Beams
1200mm – 700kg UDL 1200mm – 1000kg UDL
1500mm – 500kg UDL 1500mm – 900kg UDL
1800mm – 375kg UDL 1800mm – 780kg UDL
2400mm – 230kg UDL 2400mm – 450kg UDL
2700mm – 150kg UDL 2700mm – 360kg UDL


Complete bays comprise:

Starter Bay Extension Bay
2 x End Frames 1 x End Frame
8 x Beams 8 x Beams
4 x MDF Boards 4 x MDF Boards


When calculating requirements, add 60mm to length for every end frame.  Other shelf types and sizes available.

NB: Prices exclude assembly of frames. Frames can be supplied assembled for a small extra charge.

Standard colours: Dark grey end frames and light grey beams & shelves

Built to exacting quality and safety standards and seismic ratings, these steel shelving systems provide great value for customers needing to store awkward shapes and sizes of product.

Powder coated steel panels, plywood, Melteca or MDF board shelves available.

Novaspan is a high quality, low cost, long-span shelving system. As standard, it is ideal for Industrial and Commercial dry-goods storage sites where wide and deep shelving is needed, typically to store heavy smaller items, such as parts and components.

Frames rated to take 3 tonnes with close to 2-1 safety factor.

Novaspan is a complete system which suits a diverse range of needs. Shelves can be MDF, plywood, steel panel, wire racks, melteca, etc.

  • Single Tier
  • Multi Tier
  • High Rise
  • Mobile Space-Saver
  • Mezzanine


Industrial Modular Shelving

Novaspan set up 2 frames deep to provide 1800 deep shelves to accommodate rolls of fabric end on.

Retail Shelving

Looks good in a retail environment. Beams don’t sag over a long span when loaded.
50mm increment shelf level adjustment allows for fine adjustments so no space is wasted between the shelves.

Tyre Storage System

Standard size frames and beams are ideal for tyre storage. A very popular, cost effective, adjustable racking system for bulk storage of tyres.

For more information on tyre storage go to TYRE STORAGE in the Heavy Industrial Section.

Novaspan: One of the most versatile shelving systems available, and look at all the features;

  • Easy and quick to assemble. Frames can be supplied assembled for a small extra fee
  • 5 Year guarantee and ISO 9002 accredited
  • Full epoxy powder-coated finish
  • Very smart looking in two tone grey colours
  • Powdercoated Steel Panels, Plywood, Wire Racks, Melteca or MDF board shelves available
  • Supplied ex-stock for most orders. Novalok holds large stocks of this popular product
  • Only 8-10 weeks delivery on indent orders




Heights available (mm):

  • 1800
  • 2400

Depths available (mm):

  • 450
  • 600
  • 900

Lengths available (mm):

  • 1200
  • 1500
  • 1800
  • 2400
  • 2700


Please consider the Novalok’s Commercial and Light Industrial Storage range in this section and should you wish to discuss your requirements with Novalok or to receive our technical advice, click here to find the applicable person.

If you want heavy duty shelving… then choose Novaspan. We know you will find a shelving system from Novalok that will take the weight. No one ever regretted buying Novalok!


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