Enclosed truck transport services are best for those who must ship the truck long distance or overseas. Shipping your truck in an enclosed shipping container protects it from any harm that could occur during its travels. When the truck is secured inside the container it is safeguarded from bad weather, poor road conditions, and rough seas, depending on where it’s being delivered.
The Way Enclosed Transport Works…
It’s good to feel as though your truck is receiving the ultimate care and protection during its shipping process. Of course, it will be under the supervision of professionals with a history in the auto transport industry, but you can never be too cautious with the safety of your vehicle. Enclosed transport is a great way to safeguard your truck from outside elements.
Ask the transport company what size shipping containers they offer. Enclosed transport usually provides the customer with several container sizes. The truck is then secured in the size chosen. The truck and the remaining container space can be used to deliver other items such as household goods, as long as they’re all going to the same location.
Enclosed shipping services are available to anyone. They are most preferred by those relocating or looking to have a truck delivered to a location hundreds of miles away, at least. Even though the price of enclosed truck shipping services is a little more costly than that of open air shipping services, it is a cost effective service especially if you’re shipping other belongings. You can share the container space and the cost of the service with another person if you know someone else shipping to the same place.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.