Finding the right carrier for the long-haul is a key component to consider.
Safe and timely transport is achieved based on your project cargo size, sensitivity, budget, timeline, and delivery expectations. On-time performance and reliable service may be your priority; but having a little flexibility could provide additional options that lead to freight savings. There are full charter options, or you may take advantage of scheduled trade routes for safe consolidation or vessel sharing. Juno can help uncover the best transportation option for you.
Standard ocean containers will be the first option for crated, skidded, or packaged shipments which can safely fit and be braced into a shipping container. Specialized containers like Open Tops and Flat Racks are also available.
Dry or liquid tankers, unpackaged or uncrated cargo of mass load such as grains, sand, or semi-finished goods like steel or metal may travel in bulk to take advantage of economy of scale. Oversize equipment may also travel on Bulk vessels as it may give advantage of not having to break it down.
Just as the name implies, “Roll On / Roll Off” is usually used for cars and vehicles, as well as large equipment that are especially sensitive to the outdoor or ocean journey elements. These luxury vessels are heated and completely covered.
One-of-a-kind and unique shipments may require one of a kind customized transport using specialized vessels that are fitted for the project. Whatever the needs, there are numerous carriers and vessels that are up for the challenge.