Military & Government Shipping
Military & Government Packaging, Crating & Shipping
Craters & Freighters of Washington DC is your experienced resource whether you are a Federal, State, or Local Government entity, a military contractor, or any branch of the military including the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, or Coast Guard.
In every Government solicitation or contract there are coded packaging requirements for the item(s) they are purchasing. These coded requirements are based on the specification MIL-STD-2073-1. These requirements include, but are not limited to; the quantity per unit pack, quantity per intermediate pack, preservative material to be applied, the preservation method, the cleaning and drying procedure, the cushioning, wrapping, barrier materials, packing level, outer shipping container, bar coding and RFID.
These coded requirements invariably refer to other specifications that these materials must meet. We are well versed in performing the entire procedure to ensure compliance with these requirements. From decoding, using the correct spec materials, applying them correctly, preserving, packaging, packing, and marking in accordance with all of the relevant specifications involved.
If your interest is only in the outer shipping container, we can provide spec boxes that meet various military, government, and ASTM specifications, and more.
Our most common spec boxes and crates are ASTM-D6251, ASTM-D6880, ASTM-D6256, and ASTM-D7478, and many others. Spec pallets and skids are also available.
Craters & Freighters of Washington DC is your one-stop resource for Military & Government Packaging, Crating & Shipping:
- MIL-Spec Packaging
- ASTM Style Crates
- MIL-Spec Style Crates
- Wooden Boxes, Slat Crates, Open Crates, Hood Style Crates
- MIL-Spec Pallets & Load Bases
- Domestic & International Shipping