Craters & Freighters Portland
Why Choose Us?
Businesses and residential clients rely on Craters & Freighters of Portland's expert packaging, crating, and shipping services. Craters & Freighters is the only crating company with all the details covered and can provide quotes that include pick-up, insurance coverage, packaging, crating, shipping, and delivery with one simple call!
Professional Packaging, Crating & Shipping Services
Domestic Shipping & International Export Shipping from the US
Only Craters & Freighters offers you two decades of experience in expertly packaging, crating, and shipping just about anything to nearly anywhere. We have locations across the country providing one-stop service, including pick-up and delivery. Whether you’re shipping highly sensitive electronics or museum quality artwork, moving an estate or an entire office, or sending family heirlooms to multiple locations or manufactured items worldwide; you can depend on Craters & Freighters.
Remember, when it’s too big, too heavy, or too valuable for the others, it’s just right for us.
- Equipment & Machinery
- Technology Equipment
- Freight Forwarding
- Military & Government
- Art Shipping
Craters & Freighters was founded in June 1990. The company serves residential and businesses in all sectors including telecommunications, electronics, medical equipment, aerospace, biotechnology, and heavy machinery. With expertise that delivers, the company dominates the specialty freight industry.
We are committed to universal consistency, tracking & communications, and the continuous improvement of the packaging and logistics processes for our clients. We assess your current packaging, claims and transportation costs. We then offer recommendations for improved packaging and cushioning in order to reduce your claims, and also provide advice on how to reduce transportation costs associated with weight and dimensional weight.
Products are subject to many hazards during transportation. The major cause of damage is shock and vibration, followed by rough handling, compression, puncture and abrasion. Your valuable products will be handled many times by hand and/or mechanical means between the time they leave your door and arrive at their destination. And they will travel with a myriad of other products (FAK) when transported by LTL, LCL or Air Freight. If you want to be sure yours are packed and crated to withstand the rigors of transportation, Craters & Freighters provides the expertise that delivers.