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Container packing - Turnkey project shipments - Freight forwarding

About Us

Crating Solutions UK Ltd (CSL) is an East Yorkshire based award winning service with strong customer bases in Yorkshire & Humber, East Midlands, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Our team specialise in bespoke timber packing cases and crates built to an exceptional standard in accordance with BS1133. Our team of engineers will work with you to design, build and deliver the crates or cases that meet your exact requirements. we are a family run business and therefore take special care and pride ourselves in the quality of our workmanship, with every product we produce.

We also offer the following worldwide export services;

Container Packing Service – either on-site or off-site.  We also oversee packing of containers if you wish to use your own labour and have us oversee and advise.

Customised/Turnkey project shipments – from a full factory move to Africa, to a 40T press to China, we can offer the whole solution.

Freight Forwarding – we will offer very competitive rates for any shipments by air, ocean or road. 

We focus on customer care.  We work with both Global companies and SMEs and deliver the exact same service. We truly care about our customers.

We are very competitive on price.  We understand that packing and shipping will add cost to your product; therefore we keep our prices low to reflect this.

We are an award-winning SME with a highly skilled workforce.  Please feel free to come to us for advice regarding any of the above services.

Environmental Policy

At Crating Solutions UK Ltd (CSL) we take our environmental responsibilities very seriously and only procure timber from certified sustainable sources. 

As a member of the Timber Trade Federation, Forestry Commission and Timcon, our aims are to deal with any waste properly and also assess the effects of using transport, consuming energy and to seek professional advice to reduce or minimise any harmful effect we have. Our cases are bespoke and built to our customers requirements.

CSL recognises a responsibility to its customers, suppliers and staff to base its activities on well-managed forests.

CSL will only source from suppliers who are operating in accordance with the laws of their country.

CSL will work in partnership with its suppliers and customers to facilitate the flow of the clearest practical information about wood product sources, and will seek from supplier's evidence of good forest management practice at the original source of the relevant product.

CSL will continue to employ professional advisor's in this capacity, ensuring that we comply with legislation and constantly strive to improve our effect on the environment.

All our timber is purchased from approved sustainable sources. 


We are members of the Industry’s Forestry Commission Scheme for Export Crates.