Specialist Packing for Fine Art and Antiques

Every day, clients around the world trust our export packing experience. From works of art, furniture, porcelain, to large garden sculptures, we have provided bespoke packing of all kinds.


Protecting valuable or fragile items since 1990

From one-off ISPM 15 wooden shipping crates and cases, through to specialised packing,we have solutions for all export packing needs.

5 stars“Once more a big thank you to the really excellent team at Alban. I have honestly never come across such a customer-centric focused service before. Really appreciate the care you take and your positive friendly approach.” ​

Alison Brolls

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We Use Only the Best Materials

Using only high-quality materials for our wooden shipping crates, cases and bases, we manufacture kiln-dried, heat treated timber cases to meet international ISPM 15 standards for export to worldwide destinations including China and the USA.


We Offer a Range of Interior Packing Options

If you’re transporting or sending valuables, Alban Shipping has an extensive range of quality, specialised foam packaging products for different applications. Every project is a unique solution, tailored precisely to our customers’ needs.


Making and Packing a Custom Wooden Crate

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.

Packing Projects


Happy Bunnies

Over the years, our expert case-makers have packed and transported a wide selection of weird and wonderful items...

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John C Taylor

John C Taylor approached us to design several bespoke wooden cases to hold the components for a large clock for an exhibition in Shanghai...



Having worked on numerous projects with Dreweatts over the past 20 years, Alban Shipping was asked to transport Pete Waterman’s £1 million train...


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
Email: info@albanshipping.co.uk

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