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The team at Ampfab have many years experience in the bespoke design, manufacture and installation of bespoke designed and built storage solutions for a wide variety of markets, with particular specialty in the museums and art handling sectors.

From initial on-site consultation right through the design process and onto manufacture and installation, Ampfab can handle the entire storage solution project or any part of it. Why not contact our team for professional advice today.

+44 161 620 7250

+44 161 620 7251


Ampfab Ltd.

Sun Iron Works, Ward Street, Chadderton

Oldham, OL9 9EX

Herbarium Cabinets

Herbarium and Dryer Storage for Plant Specimens

Herbarium cabinets designed and manufactured in the UK by AMP Fab are built and fitted out to extremely high standards: Being designed and manufactured specifically for the permanent storage and protection of botanical specimens and plant materials for a minimum of fifty years; they are a fully welded steel construction.

Extremely fine build tolerances ensure AMP Fab Herbarium Cabinets have a complete seal which precludes the ingress of dust, water, light and undesirable organisms.

Stainless steel slide and hide vents at the top and bottom of each Dryer Cabinet plus an external temperature and humidity reader come as standard on these climate controlled cabinets.

All our herbarium storage units have the facility for complete removal of all or some of the shelves allowing variable storage heights and great versatility.

Bulk and Custom Herbarium Cabinets

  • Quantity discount available.
  • Bespoke sizes can be manufactured.
  • Shipping can be arranged to most countries.

Bespoke Herbarium, Specimen and
Temperature Controlled Dryer Cabinets

AMP Fab design and manufacture all herbarium storage cabinets in the UK and offer an expert consultation and design service to museums and art galleries for the storage of curios and specimens.

Clients of this service benefit from all the knowledge and skills the AMP Fab Team has built up from providing behind the scenes temperature controlled storage cabinets to almost all the Museums and Art Galleries in the UK.

AMP Fab can manufacture Herbarium Cabinets to custom sizes to fit any available storage area: helping you protect your plant collection in sealed herbarium storage cabinets is one of the things we do best.


Contact us today and one of our museum specialists will help you design the right plant specimen cabinets for your storage requirements.

Please feel free to call 0161 620 7250 or email us and we will be happy to discuss and develop ideas to create you bespoke museum herbarium storage cabinets to fulfil your requirements.

Standard AMP Fab Herbarium Cabinets

All standard AMP Fab Herbarium Cabinets are supplied ex-works with all features and fixings included:

  • Double wall welded construction in 1.2mm mild steel.
  • Three point locking handles with vertical lock rods.
  • LD45 Plastazote door seals attached with 3M 415 adhesive.
  • Polyester powder coated in a wide range of colours and finishes.
  • At least three heavy gauge, lift off hinges per door to ease removal of drawers.
  • Removable shelves.
  • Stainless steel slide and hide vents for air circulation if required.
  • Clear acrylic specimen label holder attached by magnetic strip.

HC26 Herbarium Cabinet

  • Nominally 2100mm high x 740mm wide x 500mm deep.
  • 26 compartments with removable shelves.
  • Compartment size 450mm deep x 320mm wide x 155 mm high.
  • from £1100.00 plus vat

HC52 Herbarium Cabinet

  • Nominally 2100mm high x 1400mm wide x 500mm deep.
  • 52 compartments and three central dividers.
  • Compartment size 450mm deep x 320mm wide x 155mm high.
  • from £1,795.00 plus vat

HDC Herbarium Dryer Cabinet

  • Nominally 2100mm high x 920mm wide x 460mm deep.
  • Fitted with a heater dryer unit and a temperature and humidity gauge fitted in the door; externally visible.
  • 4 fully adjustable shelves with punched sheet for optimum airflow.
  • from £1,755.00 plus vat

HC26 Herbarium Cabinet

  • from £1100.00 plus vat

HC52 Herbarium Cabinet

  • from £1795.00 plus vat

HDC Herbarium Dryer Cabinet

  • from £1,755.00 plus vat

Please feel free to call 0161 620 7250 or email us and we will be happy to discuss your requirements in more detail.


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