Medical Equipment Shipping


Medical Equipment Packaging & Shipping in Providence

Craters & Freighters Providence is a leader in the packing, custom crating, and shipping of various kinds of medical equipment. Whether your items are oversized and heavy, fragile, or sensitive, we know how to ensure they reach their final destination in excellent condition.

We have been in the shipping industry for over three decades and have extensive knowledge and experience. Using a variety of technical software programs, our team can precisely determine the exact match for even the most sensitive items. We appreciate the need for safe, secure, reliable medical equipment shipping and are fully capable of handling and managing your shipping needs. Whether your business is looking for national shipping or international shipping, our specialists will get the job done effectively and efficiently for the best possible shipping experience.

Our Rhode Island customers can count on Craters & Freighters to custom crate, pack, and transport just about anything, whether it’s new, aftermarket, refurbished, or surplus medical equipment.

Tailored Packaging

Our approach to medical equipment shipping projects is tried and true, never with one-size-fits-all-thinking. We will assess your items thoroughly, considering several factors, including:

  • Sensitivity and fragility
  • Final destination
  • Mode of transportation (air, ground, sea)
  • Environmental factors
  • And more

These details tell us the best way to pack, crate, and ship your valuable items. Once that is determined, our professionals will provide the best packaging, container, and transportation options to ensure safe delivery. In most cases, medical equipment is secured to skids, cushioned, and wood crated for a successful, damage-free transport.

Commonly Shipped Dental, Optical & Medical Equipment

Our shipping team will design and engineer the container and support packaging schemes for any of your needs. Our most commonly packaged pieces of optical, dental, pharmaceutical and medical equipment include:

  • CT scanners
  • MRI machines
  • Diagnostic equipment
  • Lab equipment
  • X-ray devices/C-Arm
  • Ultrasound
  • Probes and transducers
  • Mammography equipment
  • Lasers
  • Surgical equipment
  • Hospital furniture
  • Optical equipment
  • Dental equipment
  • Pharmaceutical equipment
  • More!

We also provide specialized packaging for the safe transport of sensitive and fragile replacement parts for medical equipment and devices, including:

  • Items for cardiology machines
  • General imaging parts
  • Items related to OB/GYN
  • Items related to urology
  • Items related to anesthesia
  • And more

If you need medical equipment packaged and shipped, we know our way around these vital pieces, and you can count on us to quickly and securely get your medical items where they need to be.

Packaging and Shipping Services

We use select materials to prevent abrasion, vibration, shock, and moisture, including:

Our shipping services include:

Rhode Island’s Craters & Freighters is a team of shipping professionals who are experienced and knowledgeable. We are certified in export crating and shipping. Our wood crates meet all country requirements with ISPM-15 standards maintained.

Let our comprehensive, streamlined shipping services lower your shipping costs and give you the peace of mind that comes with using our logistics and customer support teams.


Onsite Crating and Packaging Services

We know the complications that can arise when dealing with highly valuable, sensitive, and fragile medical equipment. If you can’t get your devices to us, let us come to your location. We have all of the technology and materials to design and build your customized container and cushioning supports at your site.

Our onsite crating team will provide the same amount of care and meticulous attention to detail they would at our facility. We will build you the best possible crate for your equipment, ensuring it makes it through the tumultuous shipping stream.


Safely Select Craters & Freighters for All Your Crating and Packaging Needs

If you’re looking for:

  • The most successful and reliable custom packing and crating scheme
  • Shipping by air, sea, or land that meets all requirements and offers safe passage almost anywhere in the world
  • A team that can easily withstand the rigors of the logistics that go into an efficient shipping experience
  • Customer service that far surpasses industry standards

Our Providence shipping professionals and services are your go-to, one-stop-shop for all of the above. Learn more about who we are and how we operate, then fill out our online quote.


Get a fast, free, no-obligation cost estimate from Craters & Freighters Providence.

As industry leaders, we’re not your run-of-the-mill shipping company. We have the experience and expertise to give you superior tailored, comprehensive crating, shipping, and logistics services. Using us allows you to stay focused on your business, operations, and customers because you have confidence and peace of mind.

Provide some information on your needs, and we’ll get back to you straight away with a figure you can use in your planning.