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Wood Crates & Shipping Containers

STURDY SUPPORT FOR HEAVY LOADS

Wood Crates and Shipping Containers Provide Maximum Protection for Valuable Assets

Some items are too large or too heavy for corrugated cardboard packaging and require sturdier containers. We understand that certain goods require crates, boxes, or containers made from wood for added protection during handling and shipping. There are numerous crate, box, and container styles and variations. The style of wooden crate we choose is based on the load weight, dimensions, value, and characteristics of the item to be shipped.

The structural components of a wooden shipping crate can vary based on the weight and dimensions of the load. Additionally, internal wood structures such as load-bearing members, saddles, and supports are sometimes required.

Strategic Securing of Contents

Another critical factor we consider is the securing of the item within the crate or box, or onto a skid or pallet. There are several methods for accomplishing this task including bolting, blocking, bracing, and steel strapping. When items are shipped in a wooden shipping container, our packaging professionals determine the necessary securing methods and incorporate them into the initial design.

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Custom Wood Crating Solutions

Making knowledgeable decisions about the container style, internal structures required, and securement methods goes a long way toward the safe shipment of any item. We work with you to find the ideal enclosure for your shipment, leveraging our extensive expertise in:

Packaging Solutions That Support Our Crates

Our comprehensive crating services go hand-in-hand with the custom packaging plans designed to protect your assets. We know that these safety measures are just as vital to your item’s protection as the container itself.

We also maximize every inch of space within each container, making sure your asset stays in place, fitting snugly within the crate. Using high-end materials, our packing teams custom-design cushioning, wrapping and supports to ensure a secure journey through the unpredictable shipping stream.

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