Cement is one of our key industries.  Highland delivers machinery and equipment from around the world to build brand new cement plants in many countries. We work with the suppliers, consolidate goods from multiple countries, arrange for oversize cargo. At all times we work with the goal of minimizing shipping cost, while sending cargo safely […]


Highland arranges many shipments for the consumer and retail industries. We understand the urgency of the market.  After all, a shipment that arrives late for a specific event, such as Christmas or Easter, will not have much value. While many orders come from China, we ship goods from worldwide including Vietnam, India, Korea, Taiwan, Australia, […]


Highland has many customers in the energy field.   We ship many large oversize generators and turbines. We understand the nature of this market and the extremely high value of each unit being shipped. Careful preparation and planning is crucial. Lashing diagrams, cargo insurance and pre- and post- shipment surveys are standard. Our dedicated project team […]


Machinery is our bread and butter.  We ship machines for all kinds of industries and for many uses.  They come from USA, Canada, China, Germany, and many other countries. Sometimes they are packed, sometimes unpacked. If needed, we arrange vacuum packing, full or partial crating. We can load them into regular containers, in open tops, […]


Mining and minerals processing is among our top markets. We have been shipping mining equipment almost from the very first day Highland was started 20 years ago. Russia and Kazakhstan are huge destinations, as well as the USA, Canada and South America. Much of the equipment is now made in China. Our key partnerships there allow […]

Oil & Gas

The Oil & Gas business is one of our top markets, especially on the following trade lanes: From: USA (mostly Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana) Canada (mostly Calgary area) To: Russia Kazakhstan Caspian region West Africa (Nigeria, Angola) Besides ocean shipping, we arrange packing, inventory, and charter aircraft as needed. We work with market leaders in the industry and […]


We have handled several vary large projects for the solar industry, some with 500+ container shipments. Thanks to our creative and cost saving solutions we are known for  meeting all delivery deadlines and remaining under budget for your shipping needs. Careful handling and packing is key with this product. Solar energy installations worldwide are increasing and Highland is the perfect […]


Highland is very experienced with shipping steel mills. We have handled orders for such clients as Siemens to various destinations around the world. Steel mill machinery is often very heavy and dense and careful  planning and load distribution are key. Our contract engineers can assist you in making technical drawings to ensure your cargo arrives safety. […]


The windmill industry is growing worldwide.  Highland is proud to be a logistics partner on projects for the world’s most renowned companies like VESTAS. Most recently, Highland handled the shipment of 45 blades for 15 VESTAS wind turbines from the Danish manufacturer’s plant in Brighton, Colorado, USA, to the Port of Houston. From there the cargo […]