Cartwright Moving

USDOT # 920704
5001 US HWY 30 W
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
Fort Wayne
Contact Phone: (260) 429-2755
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CARTWRIGHT MOVING came and discovered what the issue was. I really had another organization to examine a month prior to CARTWRIGHT MOVING came, yet contrast with them, CARTWRIGHT MOVING was more expert and he checked around all the more profoundly. CARTWRIGHT MOVING additionally consider fiscally for me so gives a great deal of choices. I'm extremely fulfilled by this organization. Woman on the call was decent and also introduce experts.

We made an International move earlier this year. As stressful as moving can be, add to that moving Internationally to a Middle Eastern Country and you have a majorly stressful event.

We chose to use Cartwright International based on a friends recommendation of his most recent relocation and positive dealings with this company.

I personally dealt with Forrest Schaefer (fcschaefer@cartwrighttra…) for the duration of the process. He was professional, knowledgeable, courteous and very accessible throughout the long process of packing, loading, shipping and then processing things as they arrived in the Middle East. Their choice in sub-contractors was also very top notch. Mr. Schaefer maintained his position as liaison long after his company had been paid, which is much more than I can say with other dealings we have had with other shipment Companies.

We shipped our entire household and one vehicle with Cartwright. Their fees were quoted accurately and their were no additional hidden fees. Everything was quoted professionally and fully disclosed.

We were given a better price with another vehicle shipping company, Schumacher Cargo Logistics, Inc. and used them. This turned out be a huge mistake. Upon arrival through an outsourced company, we were charged excessive fees and then held our vehicle until we paid their excessive fees in full. The original shipping company refused to respond. (See other review for Schumacher Cargo Logistics, Inc)
This made for Cartwright's original price to be far better and honest from the beginning. Our mistake and lesson learned.

Did You Know

QuestionBeginning the the early 20th century, the 1920's saw several major advancements. There was improvement in rural roads which was significant for the time.The diesel engine, which are 25-40% more efficient than gas engines were also a major breakthrough.We also saw the standardization of truck and trailer sizes along with fifth wheel coupling systems. Additionally power assisted brakes and steering developed. By 1933, all states had some form of varying truck weight regulation.

QuestionThe moving industry in the United States was deregulated with the Household Goods Transportation Act of 1980. This act allowed interstate movers to issue binding or fixed estimates for the first time. Doing so opened the door to hundreds of new moving companies to enter the industry. This led to an increase in competition and soon movers were no longer competing on services but on price. As competition drove prices lower and decreased what were already slim profit margins, "rogue" movers began hijacking personal property as part of a new scam. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) enforces Federal consumer protection regulations related to the interstate shipment of household goods (i.e., household moves that cross State lines). FMCSA has held this responsibility since 1999, and the Department of Transportation has held this responsibility since 1995 (the Interstate Commerce Commission held this authority prior to its termination in 1995).

QuestionThe 1980s were full of happening things, but in 1982 a Southern California truck driver gained short-lived fame. His name was Larry Walters, also known as "Lawn Chair Larry", for pulling a crazy stunt. He ascended to a height of 16,000 feet (4,900 m) by attaching helium balloons to a lawn chair, hence the name.Walters claims he only intended to remain floating near the ground andwas shockedwhen his chair shot up at a rate of 1,000 feet (300 m) per minute.The inspiration for such a stunt Walters claims his poor eyesight for ruining his dreams to become an Air Force pilot.

QuestionIn today's popular culture, recreational vehicles struggle to find their own niche.Travel trailers or mobile home with limited living facilities, or where people can camp or stay havebeen referredto as trailers.Previously, many would refer to such vehicles as towable trailers.

QuestionIn the United States and Canada, the cost for long-distance moves is generally determined by a few factors. The first is the weight of the items tobe movedand the distance it will go. Cost is also based on howquicklythe items are tobe moved, as well as the time of the year or month which the move occurs. In the United Kingdom and Australia, it's quite different. They base price on the volume of the items as opposed to their weight. Keep in mind some movers may offer flat rate pricing.