Straight from the Horse’s Mouth

Transporting a bronze horse ready for packing

Anyone following our progress over the years will know that in partnership with our sister company, Alban Shipping, we’ve been asked to pack and transport a huge range of objects – from scale models of the Titanic and Pete Waterman’s train collection, to McLaren sports cars and a valuable Chinese Dragon Clock. We thought we’d share some of […]

War Horse Puppets Packed by Alban Cases

Warhorse puppet packed in a custom wooden packing case

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 award-winning children’s writer, Michael Morpurgo. Puppet Masters In September 2016, the puppets from the show were sold at a charity […]

Custom Wooden Shipping Crates

timber packing case

We’ve been producing high quality wooden crates for our customers for many years, packing and shipping a wide-range of eclectic articles from Tamworth to Timbuktu! A common reaction we get from our customers is how surprised they are by the care and attention to detail we apply to each job, regardless of value or size. […]

Moving Marjorie

Packing 'Marjorie', a large copper still

We were lucky to get a call from Haymans, producers of very fine English gin, who told us they needed some expert help with the packing and transportation of their traditional copper still (named, affectionately, after Christopher Hayman’s mother Marjorie‘). We dispatched our team to the Haymans distillery in Witham, Essex, where we got to work building crates […]