Bespoke Caskemaking by the Experts

Clients with many and varied needs trust Alban Shipping when bespoke export casemaking and packing services are required.

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Quality Wooden Cases by Expert Casemakers

Our sister company, Alban Cases, enjoys a global reputation as makers of high quality wooden packing cases, crates. Our expert team has over 75 years of experience in the design and construction of in-house made-to-order wooden crates, offering clients maximum protection for their goods during shipping. Together, Alban Shipping and Alban Cases have solutions for all your packing needs, whatever the size, wherever the destination!

5 stars“The packing for my antique signed and framed photograph was superior quality and unlike any service I have received from shipping services in US.  I appreciated all aspects of your customer service, from the execution of the pickup in Cheshire at Bonhams, to the communication of when it would be sent out to Fedex and especially the Fortress like packing materials and boxing for my Old Tom Morris item. I wouldn’t think of discarding this box given its quality of construction and materials inside to protect my item.” ​


The Art of Casemaking

We've produced a short video that demonstrates the high degree of care and attention to detail that goes into packing an item for shipment or storage.

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Wooden Cases for War Horse Puppets

The hit show War Horse has been seen by over 7 million people worldwide. The show is an absolutely fabulous combination of storytelling, puppetry and stellar theatre design, based on the original story by the...


Building a Wooden Case for Kodak

Kodak approached Alban Shipping to manufacture wooden cases using specific design drawings. As this case was due for export, they needed to conform to ISPM15. Follow the link to see how approached the brief.

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About our Wooden Cases

Our custom-made wooden cases are professionally made from 6-18mm plywood with removable sides, affording your valuables maximum protection.

Churchill bust packed in wooden packing case
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ISPM15 Compliant Standards

Alban Shipping is registered with the Forestry Commission(GB) for the supply of ISPM15 compliant wooden cases.


Alban Shipping Image Gallery

Browse through a selection of images showcasing our wide range of bespoke wooden packing crates and timber cases.


Get in Touch

For more information about any of our services, or to arrange for a free quotation, please fill in the form below and a member of our team will get back to you in 24 hours.

Alban Shipping
Unit 4, Premier Business Park,
Dencora Way,
Luton LU3 3HP
Tel: 01582 493099 / 0800 612 5060

All Business is undertaken in accordance with our Terms and Conditions, a copy is available upon request.