Knoxville, Tennessee has become a premier partner in enhancing women’s health this April with the addition of an extremely special early breast cancer detection machine by Koning. So how does one move an imaging device that takes up a 10×14 ft. room? You call a company with over 100 years of moving, crating, and rigging experience that specializes in highly complex jobs. The Knoxville Comprehensive Breast Center (KCBC) and medical imaging company Koning, called upon Rowe Transfer for help transporting and installing the first Koning 3D KBCT diagnostic breast imaging device in the United States.
Rigging takes place when a large, heavy object needs to be moved using cranes or other material moving machines and is commonplace on construction and industrial sites. There is always the potential for rigging work to become dangerous and cause injury or death if extreme caution and preparation aren’t taken. When done properly rigging allows massive industrial and commercial materials to transition safely from one location to another. However, if there is any complacency or rigging safety checks are ignored, the potential for disaster including injury or death is a strong reality. Today we’ll look at rigging safety procedures and protocols used in the rigging industry to avert injury or disaster.
When crating items for shipment outside of the US, there are several considerations to keep in mind that will help avoid damaged merchandise or other, more significant problems. Export crating and planning transportation can be a large undertaking, complete with its fair share of pitfalls and problems. The following are several issues that have been found to cause major problems in international shipping.
As a preferred transportation logistics provider in East Tennessee, we know the many challenges faced by growing companies. One of the logistical issues we observe with clients that have high fluctuations in stock is seasonal inventory issues. Ordinarily, individuals associate seasonal storage demands with the holiday shopping season, however, inventory supply chains experience year-round fluctuations due to everything from erratic peaks in demand to changes in the weather. If your business is beginning to plan for seasonal storage, Rowe Transportation offers seasonal warehousing solutions to provide an answer to your temporary storage problems.