Pallet dimensions

Description

The standardization and regulation of the different dimensions of pallets, such as ISO pallets, North American pallets or European pallets.

Alternative labels

pallet measures
pallet sizes
pallet measurements
pallets dimensions
pallet dimension

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

occupation-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Pallet dimensions is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Wood pallet maker: Wood pallet makers create wood pallets for use in storage, shipping and manipulation of goods. Pallet makers operate a machine that takes in usually low-grade softwood planks treated with heat or chemicals and nails them together. The material and shape of the pallets, the treatment methods, and the number and pattern of nails used are all highly standardised to make exchange of used pallets possible.

Optional knowledge

Pallet dimensions is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

 


 

References

  1. Pallet dimensions – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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