Forster Ecospace

Tel: 01869 278002
What we do

Forster Ecospace specializes in the supply and installation of high quality mobile, static and library shelving systems and picture racking. Mobile shelving is available in both manually and electronically operated versions.

About us

A subsidiary of the Forster Group of Companies, a leading Austrian engineering organisation which manufactures the systems we supply, Ecospace has been established in the UK for 21 years. Our systems are installed in many UK universities and academic installations including, amongst many others, the British Library, the National Library of Scotland, the Weston (New Bodleian) Library in Oxford and Cambridge University Library. Recent installations include the libraries at Hull, Birmingham, Leeds and Lancaster Universities.

ISO 9001 (Quality Management)
ISO 14001 (Environmental Management)
OHSAS 18001 and SSIP (Health and Safety)

Our products and services
Our systems comply with PD5454 and our services include not only the supply and installation of our range of systems but planning and layout design where required in order to ensure the best possible solutions in terms of both storage and aesthetics. In addition to a choice of powder coated finishes, our systems can be supplied with veneered or glass end panels and mobile shelving can also be supplied with screen printed end panels.

Ask us a question

Please get in touch with us if you need any information about our products and services or would like to discuss a project. Information about many of our previously completed projects can be seen on our web site


“We are extremely pleased with the quality of the Ecospace product and the company’s Performance”
Judy Wolff, Library’s Redevelopment Manager, Hull University”

“The shelving is of high quality, modern and attractive, in keeping with the high specification of the refurbishment. The light colour, lower height and wider aisles contribute to a light, airy and accessible environment. The end product is safe and practical for our shelving operations”
Lynne Pickles, Assistant Librarian, Lancaster University

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