|Welcome to our 2nd monthly newsletter which is aimed at offering an informative easy read. This month we are offering advice on storage and what you should expect from a specialist shipper.
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If is reassuring to know that your object's are safe with Alban Shipping
What you should expect and is offered by Alban Shipping
- A modern warehouse facility which is approved by the MLA for works of art covered by Government Indemnity Scheme with strong physical security ,complemented by modern intruder and fire protection systems, which are continuously monitored.
- Trained personnel providing a full range of services, including receiving, unpacking, condition reporting, and specialist fine art handling using the appropriate equipment .
- Long or Short Term Storage
- Delivery and Collection Services anywhere in the UK, Nationwide removal service.
- Competitive Storage Rates
- Unlimited Access during Business Hours
Within our warehouse we have several levels of storage available and dependant upon your requirements, such as length of storage, nature of the objects and your budgets we offer the following :-
- Friendly and Professional Service Guaranteed!
Security sealed wooden containers
Providing the best protection for your objects which remain
packed and protected at the most economical rate.
The containers are clean, secure and ideal for
long-term storage situations, as all goods are loaded into containers either at
your residence or at store and everything remains sealed from that moment until
the day it is returned,normally on our purpose made vehicle.
Metal Containerized & Caged storage facilities
Easy access, high security, self storage to your possessions
It is suitable where you need to be able
to take individual items out during the storage period. You have your own key
to your storage unit. Within the secure storage area we offer shelves / racking
to house your object(s).
Climate control storage facilities
Climate controlled space offers greater protection if you
will be storing your items for a longer period of time, but usually come at an
additional cost. You may be able to save money by splitting up your belongings
and only keeping the most sensitive items in a climate controlled space. Our humidity
and temperature controlled storage room provides protection for heat or cold
sensitive objects goods such as antiques and works of art.
We offer storage under Climate control in a separate room up to 100
Our fundamental design parameters for relative humidity are
between 45% and 55% and a temperature of between 18 and 22 degrees is
controlled throughout the year, allowing seasonal fluctuations between the two
extremes, but holding daily fluctuations to +/- 5 degrees
Bonded Warehouse (Duty & Vat Free facilities)
|Our warehouse is approved by HM Revenue & Customs for
the deposit, keeping and securing of goods liable to excise duty, without
payment of that duty.
For our clients - We offer free storage for
items which are being purchased over a period of time who are consolidating towards
a larger consignment to ship with ourselves in the future. With prompt
collection anywhere in the UK we avoid any after-sale storage charges with
auction houses, provide you with an up
date inventory and you have the assurance that your objects are carefully
stored in our secure warehouse.
Dealers - Why not let Alban Shipping hold your entire inventoried stock., use
your PC as shop window and our warehouse facilities to hold your entire stock. With your instructions we can despatch same
Why not contact us with your requirements
and see how we can assist you.