Company History


Serving Clients Nationwide and Around the World

Craters & Freighters was founded in 1990 and since has become a leader in specialty freight solutions. Headquartered in Golden, Colorado, Craters & Freighters has expanded through franchising since 1991 and now has over 65 brick-and-mortar locations nationwide. We are a full-service, worldwide logistics provider that offers specialty crating, packaging, and shipping solutions for residential and commercial clients.

Experts in Specialty Freight Handling

From the beginning, our objective has been to meet the needs of businesses and consumers for specialty freight handling. Today, with franchises in more than 65 locations nationwide, we provide end-to-end services including pickup, crating, shipping, packaging, tracking, insuring, and delivery of shipments that are too heavy, oversized, valuable, awkward, or time-sensitive for other shipping agencies.

Right: Diane Gibson, Founder & CEO Emeritus

Far-Reaching Expertise

We serve individuals and organizations in all sectors including telecommunications, electronics, medical equipment, aerospace, biotechnology, and heavy machinery.

By leveraging the best technology and decades of experience to provide worldwide support and logistics, we have developed a reputation as a national powerhouse with local accountability.