We provide export crating services in select markets throughout the US. Contact us for more information regarding your project.
Expert Crating Solutions
Through our expert crating services, we design and construct custom crates or containers for the safe and secure transportation of goods. Generally, these crates protect and transport valuable or fragile items such as art, antiques, electronics, and machinery.
Our crating services involve several steps, including:
- Assessing the needs of the customer: This includes identifying the size, weight, fragility, and other characteristics of the items being shipped.
- Designing the crate: This involves creating a custom crate or container that meets the specific needs of the customer and the items being shipped.
- Constructing the crate: This involves building the crate using materials such as wood, plastic, foam, or metal.
- Packaging and crating: This involves carefully packing and securing the items inside the crate to ensure their safe transportation.
Custom crating can provide a high level of protection and security for valuable or fragile items during shipping, helping to ensure that they arrive at their destination in the same condition as when they were shipped.
The Benefits of Shipping in an Expertly Crafted Crate
There are several benefits to shipping items in a crate:
- Protection: Crates provide a high level of protection for the shipped items. They are typically made of sturdy materials such as wood or metal and are designed to withstand rough handling and harsh conditions during transportation. This can be especially important when shipping fragile or valuable items.
- Customization: Crates can be custom-made to fit the specific dimensions and shapes of the shipped items. This helps ensure that the items are secure and protected during transit.
- Ease of handling: Crates are typically designed with handling in mind, with features such as forklift slots, hand holds, and other lifting aids to make them easier to move and load onto transportation vehicles.
- Tamper-resistant: Crates are often sealed or have tamper-evident features to prevent unauthorized access or tampering during transit.
- Environmental protection: Crates can help to protect items from environmental factors such as moisture, dust, and extreme temperatures, ensuring that they arrive at their destination in good condition.
- Versatility: Crates can be used to ship a wide range of items, including heavy machinery, electronics, art, and other valuable or fragile items.