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A Look Inside the Crate: Bracing, Padding and Other Protective Measures

A Look Inside the Crate: Bracing, Padding and Other Protective Measures

Ensuring that your items arrive safely at their destination in as-shipped conditions requires multiple layers of protection. The first layer, in many instances, is a strong wood crate. Often this is a custom-built wood crate specifically designed to maximize the protection of the assets being shipped. Customized wood pallets and skids may also be used. Read More

What Is a Packaging Engineer in the Crating and Shipping Business?

What Is a Packaging Engineer in the Crating and Shipping Business?

The term “packaging engineer” has different meanings in different industries. In the manufacturing world, packaging engineers help companies design and develop new containers and materials that are mass produced and used to package their products. 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