Capabilities to Meet Any Shipping Need
With a nationwide franchise network and trusted contacts around the world, Craters & Freighters can successfully execute even the most complicated of shipping engagements. We handle projects of all sizes and don’t require you to meet any weight or size minimums.
Antiques to Hazardous Materials
If it can be crated, we’ve successfully moved it. From fragile family heirlooms to sensitive electronics to hazardous materials, we know what it takes to block, brace, package, and transport shipments so they arrive undamaged and on time.
A Wide Range of Methods and Modes
Our team works with you to determine how best to move your shipments. Whether they need to travel across town or around the globe, by land, sea, or air, we help you understand your options and select the approach that meets your timeline and your budget.
Frequently Asked Questions
How will my item(s) be shipped?
Depending on the item and level of service requested, we ship by truck, air, and sea.
Do you ship nationwide?
Do you offer international shipping?
Yes, we do! Contact the local Craters & Freighters location for further information, quotes and availability. Please see our International Shipping page for more information.
Do you pickup and deliver?
Yes, all of our locations offer pickup and delivery services. Contact your local Craters & Freighters office for more information and pricing or visit our Pickup & Delivery page and request a quote online.
Can you provide white-glove delivery?
Yes, we know your high-value items require high-value care, so we offer white-glove services as an added option in shipping. We use blankets and floor runners whenever required to protect your home or business during the process. Visit our White-Glove Delivery page for more information
Do you offer time-critical and overnight services?
Yes, please contact your local Craters & Freighters office for more information and pricing.
Do you ship art, antiques, fragile and high-value items?
Do you provide military and government shipping?
Yes, please see our Military & Government Shipping page.
Do you ship heavy industrial machinery and equipment?
Yes, we do! Please see the Heavy Equipment Crating & Shipping page.
Do you provide estate shipping services?
Yes, Please see our Estate & Trust Shipping page for more information.
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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