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Medical Equipment Shipping


Packaging, Crating & Shipping Medical Equipment

Do you need shipping services for your medical equipment? Craters & Freighters Birmingham can help. We ship all types of medical items every day. We specialize in shipping oversized and heavy assets, fragile devices, and sensitive equipment.

Our team is experienced, skilled, and thoughtful. For us, it’s not just about crating and shipping; it’s about helping you move your cargo as quickly and as safely as possible. We know how to ensure it survives the shipping stream and remains intact. Our shipping crates and packaging designs are built to the highest specifications to keep your medical assets secure throughout their journey.

We partner with several medical providers and distributors; we’re trusted to keep their devices protected, ensure on-time arrival, and cater to their unique goals. No matter your shipping needs, we can meet them.

Tailored Crating & Packaging

When shipping medical equipment, it’s important to think in terms of design, shipping options, and cost. Transporting your goods efficiently is the key to success for any shipping company, medical facility, or medical equipment distributor. It isn’t just about weight or size when shipping delicate medical devices; it’s about how best to ship your equipment so that it stays secure and arrives without damage.

The crating and packaging methods should be chosen based on the specifications of your product, its mode of transport, and its final shipping destination. We often secure medical equipment to skids and cushions and crate it for the ultimate in protection; however, we always tailor the packaging to meet the item’s needs.

Our custom wood crate and custom packaging designs offer a safe way to get your fragile medical equipment to its destination effectively. We’re here and ready to fulfill your medical asset’s shipping requirements.

Our crating services include:

We pull from an array of comprehensive crating solutions, so your shipping or storing needs are met in the most efficient way possible.

Commonly Shipped Medical Equipment

Whether you’re shipping a medical device to a customer or shipping equipment within your clinic, properly crating and packaging equipment can be time-consuming and difficult. There is no one-size-fits-all approach for engineering shipping crates that accommodate every type of medical device. Working with our professional shipping team ensures your valuable equipment gets the high-quality materials, services, and skillset it deserves.
Medical equipment we commonly ship includes:

  • CT scanners
  • MRI machines
  • Diagnostic equipment
  • Lab equipment
  • X-ray devices
  • Lasers
  • Surgical equipment
  • Hospital furniture

Our medical shipping company in Birmingham is here to enhance your shipping experience, making it streamlined and successful. We understand the delicate nature of your medical equipment, and we know how to handle it. Call or contact us today to learn how we can help you.

Packaging and Shipping Services

It takes true shipping expertise to provide packaging and shipping services for medical equipment. When your shipping project requires special attention, our custom crating and packaging solutions are the optimal solution.

We provide comprehensive custom packing and shipping solutions for medical organizations of all sizes.

Through our network of shipping partners who are dependable, thorough, and efficient, we provide worldwide shipping solutions and ensure all medical shipping requirements are met, on budget, and on time.

Our medical packaging specialists use effective and high-quality packaging materials that will prevent abrasion, vibration, shock, and moisture that often occurs while in the shipping environment, including:

Our shipping services include:

At Craters & Freighters in Birmingham, we have a standard that we live up to. Our variety of services is only matched by our level of customer service and logistical support. Our team is dedicated to your unique shipping needs and goals- let us prove it!


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