Moving to Montreal

Considering a Move to Montreal?

Montreal is the largest city in the Canadian province of Quebec and has a population of 1,649,519 inhabitants. It is located half way between Ottawa and Quebec city.

The city of Montreal has a wide range of industries such as aerospace, manufacturing, pharmaceutical,software engineering, telecommunications, textiles and transportation with many employment opportunities for those moving to Montreal.

The port located in Monteal is the largest inland port in the world and handles over 26 million tonnes of cargo each year and is a trans-shipment point for Canadian grain, sugar, petroleum products, machinery, and consumer goods. The city also is a major railway hub for transport routes to the Port of Montreal.

For those moving to Montreal there are many places of interest to visit which include the Mount Royal Park one of Montreal’s largest greenspaces, the Old Port of Montreal, Place_Jacques-Cartier, and Montreal City Hall.

Abels Moving Services can assist you when moving to Montreal from the UK. We have been providing professional and discrete packing and international removal services for discerning families and professionals relocating and moving to Montreal in Canada for over 50 years.

Abels Moving Services advises that Export Packing is a fundamental requirement for all your items and possessions when moving to Montreal. Export Packing is a way of protecting items when in transit. It utilises either a 6 ply paper blanket that has a wax inner and a water resistant outer or tough bubble blanket that has a soft cloth inner and robust outer to ensure corners are not exposed. Certain items will need to be card covered, put into a carton or an additional layer of the above wrap to add extra protection for items such as polished furniture, antiques, delicate legs, mirror and glass fronted units.

The level of protection that is needed when moving items for example by road is less stringent but for moving your items travelling thousands of miles in either 20ft Containers or 40ft Containers on their sea journey to Montreal then they will need additional Export Packing protection. Please remember that the goods will be “handled” many times including wrapping, loading the container, road journey to the port, container hoist removes and stacks, container hoist moves from the stack to the loading area near the vessel, loading the vessel crane gantry, sea journey and then the same in reverse. So the protection is paramount in ensuring the contents longevity when moving to Montreal.

Abels Moving Services holds a Royal Warrant to Her Majesty the Queen. We pride ourselves on providing the same level of service to all our customers from start to finish.

 

If you are not moving to Montreal but are considering a move to another city in Canada then please see our other website pages on Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Ottawa, Calgary, Edmonton, Quebec, Winnipeg, Hamilton (Canada), Kitchener, London (Canada), Halifax (Canada), and Victoria (Canada).

Call Abels on +44 (0)1842 816600 to discuss your requirements when moving to Montreal or any other Canadian location.

Abels Moving Services:
Telephone: +44 (0)1842 816600
Email: shipping@abels.co.uk