When it comes to delivering delicate computer shipment or highly technical, sophisticated products, Capitol Moving & Storage and United Van Lines have what it takes to take care of your shipment.
Capitol and United Van Lines offer a unique SAFE-GUARD® Moving Service. This unique service is a new transportation method featuring specialized equipment, handling and dispatching procedures. A nationwide network of more than 500 agents are at your disposal, with the added guarantee that your shipment will receive top-priority handling.
With our SAFE-GUARD® Moving Service, the best and most experienced drivers are selected for the job.
- The top van operators are selected as a member of the SAFE-GUARD® moving team.
- Drivers with the lowest claims records are selected and put through a rigorous training program.
- Drivers have full understanding of techniques needed to handle all kinds of delicate shipments and can lend innovative advice to solve tough logistics problems.
- Drivers are especially alert for the instruction manuals, accessory parts and connecting cables that are vital elements in many computer shipments.
- Capitol and United Van Lines cover the full spectrum of modern transportation needs from compact electronic machinery to antique cars, art objects to missiles destined for outer space.
- Our experienced, professional crews are accustomed to caring for extremely valuable and delicate items, including medical, dental and laboratory equipment, as well as scientific and industrial products.
- For conventions, tradeshows and cross-country tours, Capitol and United Van Lines’ specialized handling is available at prices that are quite competitive. Because double-quilted furniture pads provide ultimate in protection, the most fragile displays can be shipped without the added expense of crating.
- Our vans are equipped with an advanced satellite communications system, allowing van operators and headquarters to communicate within minutes concerning load assignments.
- We can quickly track and monitor shipment’s progress.
- We offer a Gold Banner Express for specialized deliveries of smaller shipments, which offers prescheduled pickups and deliveries to major markets in the United States.
- Air-ride suspension on every SAFE-GUARD® van. This added precaution reduces road shock and vibration by as much as 75% compared with conventional spring suspensions.
- No wheel boxes inside the van. This provides a clear, unobstructed floor, with more usuable space and bigger load capacity.
- Wider doors — both side and rear — in order to handle the biggest, bulkiest items with ease.
- Horizontal and vertical cargo control tracks. Every load can be loaded in tight. Cargo control tracks also permit installation of decking at any height desired. With this special space-stretching feature, it’s possible to load higher while protecting floor-loaded products. This provides more assurance for loading your entire shippment.
- Our vans also include standard features such as: heavy-duty hydraulic lift gates, heavy-duty dollies, nylon web belts, shoring beams, high-load-capacity ramps and a larger-than normal supply of clean, soft pads.
In a nutshell, when you think of transporting anything, think first of Capitol and United Van Lines.