About Shipside Crating

Our Mission

Our policy is to provide export preparation and packaging services that consistently meet our customers' needs and expectations. We are totally committed to remaining the most admired and respected crating company in the shipping industry.

To enable us to meet these exacting standards, quality awareness and a constant striving for improvement are expected from all personnel.  We maintain a Quality Management System which exceeds the requirements of ISO.

Company Profile

Shipside Crating Company was established in 1975 to prepare and package material for export.  The facility is located in the Jacintoport Complex on 10 1/2 acres of land centrally located between all major Houston area ports and within short driving distances of ports in Galveston, Freeport, Beaumont and Port Arthur.

The scope of the Company's services include the preparation and packaging of material for shipment by ocean, air, truck or rail. Export preparation is determined by modes of transportation and final destination.

The principals have a background in stevedoring which ensures all jobs are prepared for export in a manner that ensures protection from the multiple handlings to the ultimate destination. The Company excels at handling and packaging large volumes and heavy equipment.

Shipside Crating Company prides itself on providing quality service ensuring that each job is properly packaged and that all items are traceable from receipt to delivery.

Please contact us if we can be of any assistance with your shipping and packing needs.