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Shipping Art or Antiques? Use These 8 Proven Tactics.

Shipping Art or Antiques? Use These 8 Proven Tactics.

Finding a nick, scratch or dent in a common business or household item that you’ve shipped can be irritating. Finding damage of any kind to a work of art or antique that you’ve shipped can have serious financial consequences. Read More

10 Important Steps for an Industrial Plant Relocation

10 Important Steps for an Industrial Plant Relocation

Business moves always present plenty of challenges. But among the most complex moves of all are industrial plant relocations. Not only are standard items like desks, tables, chairs and office equipment from the administrative side of the business typically involved, but then there are the assets on the operations side—items that are often large, heavy and oddly shaped. Read More

What You Need to Know About Shipping and Cargo Insurance

What You Need to Know About Shipping and Cargo Insurance

When shipping valuable assets, your most important “insurance policy” is ensuring that you work with a leader in specialty crating, packaging and shipping. However, no company can control every aspect of a crate’s journey from origin to destination. Read More

Small Items to Jet Engines: Meeting the Challenges of Aerospace Transportation

Small Items to Jet Engines: Meeting the Challenges of Aerospace Transportation

Aerospace and aviation equipment and devices have many characteristics that can make them challenging to ship. For example, a jet engine is a large, heavy item that’s difficult to move and to secure in place for transport. It’s also a very expensive asset. Smaller items like avionics equipment may be expensive, as well, and they are often sensitive or fragile. Read More

9 Common Shipping Challenges and How to Overcome Them

9 Common Shipping Challenges and How to Overcome Them

In a perfect world, every shipment would get from its point of origin to its destination on time, in as-shipped condition, and with zero headaches for you, the shipper. Of course, we don’t live in a perfect world. Read More

Pickup and Delivery: Valuable Crating and Shipping Company Services

Pickup and Delivery: Valuable Crating and Shipping Company Services

Professional pickup and delivery services can save you or your business time and money when you ship valuable assets. And working with experts in specialty crating, packaging and shipping can help ensure that your items arrive on time and undamaged. Read More

Best Practices for Equipment and Machinery Crating and Shipping

Best Practices for Equipment and Machinery Crating and Shipping

Typically, with large, heavy equipment and machinery there is also a large financial investment. Consequently, it’s crucial that these valuable assets are crated and transported properly and carefully. That means effective heavy equipment transportation requires more than simply placing items on a truck and strapping or chaining them down. Read More

Download the White Paper: What You Need to Know About International Shipping

Download the White Paper: What You Need to Know About International Shipping

In today’s connected world, an increasing number of businesses are looking to establish or expand their presence overseas. However, for people unfamiliar with international shipping and now tasked with coordinating shipments to foreign destinations, the process can feel a little intimidating or even overwhelming. Read More

How Specialty Crating & Shipping Differs From Traditional Shipping

How Specialty Crating & Shipping Differs From Traditional Shipping

If you believe that all shipping companies are essentially the same, and that all you need to do is compare prices to choose one, you’re not alone. It’s a common misconception. In reality, there are significant differences between standard shipping providers and those that specialize in customized crating, packaging and shipping. Read More

Key Considerations for International Shipping

Key Considerations for International Shipping

The desire to explore or capitalize on untapped foreign markets is driving many companies today to ship equipment, products and materials overseas. Often, the person asked to coordinate these shipments has little or no experience in international freight shipping. Read More

IT Equipment Shipping Logistics: Tips for Moving Your Valuable Assets

IT Equipment Shipping Logistics: Tips for Moving Your Valuable Assets

As the world continues to “go digital,” the information technology (IT) equipment and infrastructure that companies use continues to grow in importance. Consequently, it is critical that these items be handled, packaged, crated and shipped with great care. Read More

How to Ship Medical Equipment Safely and Securely

How to Ship Medical Equipment Safely and Securely

Some industries have special packaging, crating and shipping requirements. Medical equipment shipping is a good example. From large imaging systems to sensitive devices to supplies, medical shipping logistics requires special expertise. Read More

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