Crating - With over 25 years in the industry, Vanguard's experienced team are experts at designing the right sized crate for your project. We utilize blocking, bracing and strapping to prevent any movement during shipping. If necessary, we wrap your product in VCI poly to eliminate moisture and prevent corrosion. More Info...
Container Loading/Unloading - Vanguard can expertly load your container for shipping. All crates and skids are blocked and braced within the container to prevent movement during transportation. We maximixze space in order to minimize cost. More Info...
On-Site Service - All of our services can be provided at your site, minimizing logistics costs and reducing transportation risk. We come to you, not the other way around.
PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Domestic - International
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A Division of Vanguard Moving & Storage Ltd.
EFFECTIVE CRATING SOLUTIONS
Vanguard uses the highest standard for packing materials and in our crate manufacturing process. We maintain a strict quality management program and undergo regular audits to ensure that we continue to meet all ISPM 15 export standards. We are located in Calgary, but Vanguard can provide its products and services anywhere in Alberta.
Our crate design and construction takes into consideration all of the handling requirements during shipment, providing you with the secuirty of knowing that your cargo will arrive at its destination in the same condition in which it left.
Skids and Poly Wrapping - Vanguard can custom build any size skid for your product. This is ideal for products that may not require full crate protection, but still need a base for transportation. For added protection or for prolonged storage, we can poly wrap the product before lowering it on the skid. More Info...
Certified Dunnage - Vanguard can provide any type of wood dunnage or blocking custom cut to the size required for your export shipment. The removal of the current exemption for wood packaging shipped between Canada and the U.S. is expected to take effect Jan 1, 2013 More Info...
Stenciling & Crate Marking - We provide custom stenciling and marking for all of our crates. This may include consignee information, company logos, crate identification and special handling instructions.