As heavy and oversized shipping specialists, I.C.E. is well-versed in handling project cargo, including door-to-door, multi-modal movement of OOG equipment for clients in manufacturing, construction, mining and other industries.

I.C.E. helps you...

Meet Critical Deadlines

Projects involve timelines and when equipment isn’t on site, there can be a huge cost impact. I.C.E. people understand this and bring the appropriate sense of urgency to each assignment.

Minimize Risk

Lean businesses often lack the resources to carefully plan, source and monitor mission-critical shipments. In these situations, it’s best to trust the task to a true expert.

Source the Right Carriers and Equipment

We’ll use our extensive carrier network to handle all requirements, such as open-top or flat-rack containers for ocean shipping or specialized truckers at origin and destination.

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Project Cargo

Mission critical machinery: Yes, we do that

I.C.E handled shipment of this large piece of machinery from the U.S. to Northern Europe. The item was lowered onto a wooden base, desiccant was added and the item was shrink-wrapped before final crating to avoid moisture build-up during transit.

Choose I.C.E. for project cargo because…


I.C.E. has managed transfers of plant and machinery since 1987. We work with you to plan the move, including road surveys to map out the required OTR routes to avoid low bridges and overhead wires, low trees, weight restrictions and other problems.

Reliable service.

If a carrier problem jeopardizes the shipment, we own it. We’ll alert you immediately and proactively suggest contingency plans.

Access to specialized equipment and capacity, including rigging.

Most of our relationships with specialized carriers have been in place for 5+ years.

Routing assistance.

The closest port may not be the best port, depending on port handling and other fees.


We understand DOT regulations and the special permitting requirements for over-dimensional freight.

Door-to-door service.

Knowledgeable and reliable land side support – for imports and exports.

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