Stor-Age Tokai

Retreat, Cape Town view

Introducing Stor-Age, Tokai - A Modern Storage Facility in Retreat

Designed by Peerutin Karol architects in 2007, Stor-Age at 62 White Road, Retreat, stands as a testament to innovative architecture meeting the practical needs of the storage industry. Situated in a disused parking lot of an industrial site in Retreat, this storage facility strategically caters to the surrounding areas of Tokai, Retreat, Constantia, and Diep River.

Architectural Design and Accessibility: The architects, Peerutin Karol, crafted a design that maximizes efficiency and convenience. The facility's prime location on the outskirts of Retreat, visible from the M3, ensures accessibility. The building's massing is influenced by vehicle turning circles, accommodating various car and truck sizes. The layout is designed with loading bays, security, and storage sizes meeting the specific requirements of Stor-Age.

Storage Unit Specifications: Stor-Age, in collaboration with the architects, prioritized efficiency and security. All units are in increments of 3 sq.m, with corridors proportionate to the size of units on each floor. This layout ensures a certain percentage of efficiency, meeting the client's goal of an acceptable return on investment.

Security Measures: Stor-Age prioritizes the safety of your belongings with robust security measures, including:

24-hour CCTV Surveillance: Strategically located cameras ensure constant monitoring.

Armed Response: Linked to security systems, armed response is in place for each store nationwide.

Individually Alarmed Units: Providing an added layer of security.

Access Control: Computer-controlled access infrastructure with personal tags linked to the system.

Electrified Perimeter Fencing: Enhanced security with electrified fencing and infrared beams.

Additional Features:

Fire Detection and Alarm Systems: Ensuring necessary fire prevention measures are in place.

Generator: Clean, well-lit stores with automatic generators in case of power interruptions.

Insurance: All units are insured against theft, fire, and allied perils, with customizable insurance options.

COVID-19 Safety Measures: Stor-Age prioritizes the safety of customers and staff with strict COVID-19 protocols.

Cyber Security: Maintaining high-level cyber security measures to protect tenant information.

Wayfinding and Branding: Stor-Age understands the importance of wayfinding and brand visibility. The building is easily navigable, making visitors feel safe and secure. The distinctive red branding of Stor-Age adds to its recognizability.

Safe and Responsible Storage: While Stor-Age invites you to safely store your belongings, certain items are prohibited to ensure the safety of all customers. These include toxic substances, firearms, hazardous goods, and illegal items.

Stor-Age, Tokai, combines architectural excellence with cutting-edge security, ensuring a reliable and secure solution for all your storage needs. Features

  • Prime location on M3.
  • Efficient storage unit layout.
  • Robust 24/7 CCTV surveillance.
  • Individually alarmed units.
  • Access control for security.
  • Electrified perimeter fencing.
  • Automatic power backup generator.
  • Comprehensive insurance coverage.
  • Strict COVID-19 safety protocols.
  • High-level cyber security measures.
  • Recognizable red branding.
  • Prohibited item policy for safety.