Category: Equipment Transport

The Think Tank

Transportation – A Critical Step in Your Equipment Purchase!

Whether you’re investing in new equipment or buying used stainless steel processing equipment, equipment transportation is critical to receiving your equipment in the best possible condition.

Here at Zwirner Equipment Company, we want to help you understand that there is a correct way to load, secure and transport stainless steel tanks and processing vats, and a wrong way. Unfortunately, the wrong way will leave your newly purchased equipment damaged upon delivery. At which point, you would have to place a claim with the freight company – costing you valuable time and money.

Today, we wanted to take a minute and make sure that you understand this critical step in your equipment purchase. This type of equipment represents a significant investment and we want you to know how to make sure that your investment isn’t damaged by improper transportation.

The Wrong Way to Transport Equipment

Many truck drivers, especially those unfamiliar with our industry and this type of equipment, will utilize the wrong type of straps or chains in the wrong places to secure your new investment.… Read more