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Shipping a Cargo Container

What's in this article?
  1. Cargo Container Shipping Services
  2. Cost Shipping Factors For Cargo Container
  3. What To Look For In A Heavy Equipment Shipping Company
  4. Preparing Your Cargo Container For Shipping
  5. Get In Touch With A-1 To Ship Your Cargo Container
Shipping a Cargo Container

Cargo Container Shipping Services

At different times, different items are helpful. If you want to use a Cargo Container in another location, you can do so. Moving heavy equipment can be a necessity for many reasons. Tractor units can be difficult to move because of their weight and size. They need to be transported safely. Transport costs vary depending on several factors.

Moving heavy equipment should be done with safety in mind. Our company transports baggers for dry grains. We will discuss later a few factors that affect shipping costs.

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Cost Shipping Factors for Cargo Container

Calculation of the cost of shipping a cargo container depends on certain factors, such as the type of vehicle, the delivery method, fuel prices during transportation, hauling distance, and delivery date. In order to lower the costs associated with your relocation, pay attention to details and find ways to reduce moving expenses. For example, transport fees might vary by season. If possible, wait to relocate until another season is over. Your transfer fee will be lower.

What to Look for in a Heavy Equipment Shipping Company

A-1 Auto Transport is the transport company you should hire when finding a company to handle your transfer. Our team will ensure that you will be able to obtain all of the services you may need from our company. We are confident that our experienced team will help you ensure a smooth transfer because of their years of experience. In addition, we will use the right equipment to complete your relocation, ensuring a smooth relocation process. If you want your move to go as smoothly as possible, hire a moving company you can trust.

Preparing Your Cargo Container for Shipping

The client is responsible for preparing the equipment. Cargo Container relocation can be expedited in several ways. A crucial part of preparing your equipment is ensuring its security. Follow these steps to clean it:

  • Before shipping your equipment unit, ensure it is clean to prevent contamination.
  • You must seal and secure all sources of electricity in order to prevent fires that can occur from short circuits.
  • During the transfer process, the gas lines need to be emptied and cleaned before work can begin.
  • Tie up all loose wires that are not tethered to the ground with a cable tie.
  • If you have your mechanic check on your car regularly, you will be able to detect any problems that may arise.
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Get In Touch with A-1 to Ship Your Cargo Container

You are more likely to succeed in the equipment transfer process if you have the right information. With just a couple of clicks of the mouse, you can reach out to A-1 Auto Transport for all of your transportation needs.

It won't be long before you are able to use your new equipment. Whether you contact us or call 1-888-849-2447, we can help you ensure your relocation is as safe as possible. Your equipment will be handled by our professional staff to the best of their abilities.

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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.

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A-1 Auto Transport is a disclosed agent for the following shipping companies:

Trans Global Auto Logistics, Inc.
3401 E Randol Mill Rd
Arlington, TX 76011
NO. 018191NF
CFR Rinkens
15501 Texaco Avenue
Paramount, CA 90723
NO. 013055NF
ABC Worldwide LLC
2840 NW 2nd Ave #105
Boca Raton, FL 33431
NO. 025472F
CSI Logistics
435 Division Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
FMC 22206
Intl Cargo
45 Campus drive
Edison, NJ 08837
NO. 17858N
ShipYourCarNow LLC
1160 South Rogers Circle Suite 1
Boca Raton, FL 33487
NO. 025646
Merco Air & Ocean Cargo, Inc.
6 Fir Way
Cooper City, FL 33026
NO. 021869F
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