Montel, a global leader of high-density mobile storage shelving system solutions, is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Industrias Girca S.A. de C.V. as the prime sub-contractor to supply and deliver new high-density mobile storage systems for Mexico’s National Film Archive, the Cinetaca Nacional.

Working closely with Industrias Girca, the exclusive Authorized Montel Distributor serving Mexico, the awarded contract to Montel will involve providing a custom-design engineered Mobilex® high-density mechanical mobile storage system and SmartShelf® 4-post hybrid system. The innovative archival compact storage solution will allow the Cinetaca Nacional to optimize space utilization with latest technology while ensuring the preservation and conservation of film and audiovisual collections.

“We are very pleased to be working with Industrias Girca and to have the opportunity to put our recognized expertise in archival storage at the disposal of the Cinetaca Nacional,” said Jean-Pierre Doucet, Vice President, Montel. “This contract will allow to continue building our strong relationship with Industricas Girca, and to leverage Montel’s experience in Mexico and executing specialized custom-design mobile storage systems.”

Founded in 1974, as Mexico’s National Film Archive, the Cineteca Nacional is the governmental agency entrusted with rescuing, classifying, preserving, restoring, and exhibiting the most important cinematographic works from both Mexico and the world. The current Cinematography Law, in its Article 41, makes the Ministry of Public Education (SEP), through the National Council for Culture and the Arts (CONACULTA), responsible for the direction and administration of the Cineteca. At an international level, the Cineteca is a member of the International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF), the oldest and most important film archive association in the world, and of the International Confederation of Art Cinemas (CICAE).


Established in 1924, Montel Inc. is the pioneer of high-density mobile shelving storage system solutions in North America. Manufacturer of products for business, industrial, education, library, museums, healthcare, public safety, government, and military applications, Montel’s achievements include some of the most prestigious projects in North America and around the world. Family-owned and privately held, the company serves clients through a network of Authorized Montel Distributors throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and the Middle East. To learn more about Montel and/or for a no-obligation space storage analysis, contact us at 877-935-0236 or

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Founded in 1924, Montel is a company specialized in the design and manufacture of high-density mobile storage systems for a multitude of markets, including libraries, museums, industrial warehousing, education, healthcare, public safety, military, sports and indoor vertical farming.

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