Cargo Handling

Providing cargo handling and warehousing solutions.

Mathers Freight’s secure cargo handling facility is just minutes from the Port of Halifax and adjacent to major highways. The facility boasts a modern, fireproof warehouse, a five acre yard for containers and oversized cargo, and a full range of freight handling equipment with lift capacities up to 35,000 kilograms capable of transferring and storage of all container types.

Whether handling and securing oversized cargo, shipment consolidation for transport, warehousing, crating, packaging or any other cargo handling service, trust Mathers Freight to handle your project the way we always do, the right way.

Mathers Freight handles thousands of pieces of cargo each year including oversized and dangerous goods. We are Atlantic Canada’s most experienced cargo facility for the offshore, mining and marine industries. Another major focus of our service is consolidation, deconsolidation and order fulfillment of a wide variety of cargoes.

The safe handling of your cargo is our top priority. Our fully fenced, customs bonded facility is under 24-hour camera surveillance and is staffed by a safety focused team of expertly trained and certified cargo specialists.

Our services include:

  • Consolidation and deconsolidation
  • Transload
  • Container, project & oversize cargos
  • Order fulfillment
  • Inspection & documentation
  • Packaging, crating & wrapping
  • Custom bonded & general warehousing
cargo handling

Our Experience:

Modern Safety
Crating and Packing
Trained & Equipped
Inventory
  • modern-safety

    Secured Using Modern Safety Materials

    Mathers Freight uses advanced synthetics to secure structural steel and heavy loads. Large machinery and oversized buildings are prepared for shipment and delivered directly to ships.

  • custom crates

    Custom Crating and Packing

    Mathers Freight uses only ISPM-15 approved crating materials and pallets. We also provide IMO and IATA approved packaging for hazardous commodities.

  • forklift

    Trained, Specialized & Well Equipped

    Mathers Freight has 18 cargo lifting machines with capacity up to 35,000 kilograms. Our staff are trained and certified in TDG, IMO, IATA and have extensive experience in materials management and tracking.

  • inventory control

    Inventory Verification, Control & Order Fulfillment

    Mathers Freight has more than 20 years experience verifying materials for mining and oil & gas operations.

    Some of our other services include trans-loading machinery components for delivery to assembly lines and order fulfillment for industrial clothing, vehicle tires, publishing and mining materials.