Custom Shipping Containers Articles

November 4, 2019

Advanced Engineering 2019

Thanks to all who visited our stand at the Advanced Engineering 2019 show. It was a pleasure to showcase a selection from our range of casing and packaging solutions. We also hope that we were able to provide a bit of brightness to your day as we always try to make our stand visitors feel welcome with a fun and informative approach about the products and services that we offer.  We will of course be in touch with visitors to our stand and hope that we can develop a successful working relationship with you.
July 9, 2019

Chosing the right casing or packaging for you………….

Whether you are looking to ship goods, store valuables, or keep on top of your consignment stock. Selecting the correct type of casing or packaging is important to ensure you don’t over pay or under spec your casing or packaging solution. Trifibre aims to be able to provide the complete service at the top level of quality so that we can supply our customers with a product specified to suit them and not the other way around. Our team is always on hand to guide you but to get you started, here is a brief overview showing some of our solutions and why that product type could be the one for you. Heavy Duty Flight Case – Our tough and […]
May 8, 2015
metal shipping container with bespoke interior and doors

Trifibre Metal Fabrication

Using our extensive knowledge and experience in producing heavy duty flight cases for shipping large items and cargo, Trifibre can also design and manufacture bespoke Metal Fabrication shipping and Storage Containers. Our in-house design team enable us to provide rendered 3D drawings of your container prior to manufacture – providing a great service and high quality Metal Fabrication. Certain design aspects can be incorporated into your design, such as foam fabrication, gasket seals and internal divisions. Trifibre Metal Fabrication is produced using a robust metal enabling multiple uses. Our environmentally friendly, cost-efficient and highly protective packaging also adds value to your supply chain. If you’re interested in finding out more information on Metal Fabrication, contact our friendly team today for […]
October 30, 2012

Airbus Sales Take Off

In August we announced that Airbus had successfully secured more global sales for their range of aircraft. In response to this, Trifibre have increased their own to production of specialised containers to cater for the uplift in demand. Over the past several months, Trifibre have been working on a number of projects for Airbus and their affiliates which cover a wide section of the aircraft airframe. Consequently our R&D facility has been kept very busy working on new designs. Our most recent delivery this week has been for a range of curtain sided metal containers that have been designed specifically to take a pair of dorsal fins for the A320. The containers, which are also fitted with customised metal pallets, […]
September 20, 2012

Safely in the Box

One side of Trifibre’s business that is often over looked is the supply of specialised crates and containers for shipping large manufactured parts and equipment to all points on the globe. The manufacture of customised plywood crates is a cost effective method of transportation, often supplemented with specialised CNC machined foam inserts for block and brace as well as for impact and vibration absorption. One of our regular clients, who ship specialised weights and measures equipment around the world, ordered this particular palletised crate for a machine being sent to the USA. In addition to the simple bracing arrangements, the customer always specifies heated treated and certified timber for international export as well as waterproof membrane so that the crate […]
August 1, 2011
Custom made shpiping container

Bespoke Aluminium Shipping Containers

I started to work with Dunlop Trelleborg approximately 18 months ago, they approached us looking for a company to work with on the design of a protective container to house their client’s shipping fenders, the fenders that Dunlop manufacture are used in emergency proceedures – if there are oil leeks / spillages to contain them, if a ship needs assistance whilst at sea, the fenders are blown up to size to prevent ships ‘coming together’ and to stop impact damage. The remit was to provide a container that would be weather proof, sea proof, one that could accomodate the 2 tonne fender to be readily accessible as it would need to be removed from the container and actioned with the […]