Summers Place

Having worked closely with Summers Place auctions for several years we were asked to provide a quotation for a  full packaging and shipping service for approx 50 large stoneware garden sculpture to 2 destinations in the USA via sea freight.

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Following an on-site meeting at Summers Place we measured the items and provided as follows:

Client Proposal

  • A quotation for manufacturing for the wooden crates / shrink wrapped palletised items
  • A door to door shipping quotation for 3 x 40ft containers to the 2 destinations in the USA

Solution

As a result of this initial meeting and our quotation we were instructed to proceed in the complete pack, shipping and insurance of this consignment, door to door.
The process included:

  • Supply of wooden crates
  • Packaging sculptures into crates and onto custom pallets for shrink wrapping
  • Secure loading to sea freight containers
  • Sea freight shipping services door to door including licences and customs clearances, UK & USA

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Alban shipping we given the opportunity to move an incredible 12ft long model of RMS Mauretania on behalf of auctioneer Charles Miller. The model, which weighs half a tonne, fetched £120,000 at auction.

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Alban Shipping
Unit 4, Premier Business Park,
Dencora Way,
Luton LU3 3HP
Tel: 01582 493099 / 0800 612 5060
Email: info@albanshipping.co.uk

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