The Ancillary Services which prove to be invaluable when moving overseas.

Galleon International persistently respond to new challenges which present themselves within an ever-evolving world. Subsequently, we pride ourselves on being equipped to deliver a personal and bespoke approach to relocation. Our uniquely tailored services are adjusted and enhanced as required. Allowing us to support clients with ease through an overseas move. As the demands and processes involved in international moving characteristically continue to change. This can enhance already prominent apprehension about relocation.

Our promised efficiency and personal service aims to eliminate some of these concerns, namely, through the use of the ancillary services offered at Galleon International. We are able to smooth the transition of an individual having to leave their existing home hence lessening any concerns which surround the issue of global mobility.

Furthermore, outlined below are several of the invaluable ancillary services we provide which act to assure a seamless relocation. Protecting a client’s belongings and enforcing faultless organisation of what, for many, is an otherwise stressful process.

1. Customer case making:

Firstly, in order to safeguard those precious, sentimental and delicate items in transportation and forwarding. Each piece is precisely measured before a purpose made case is fashioned to fit comfortably around export wrapping.

2. Parking suspension:

With local councils in cities and towns applying their own enforcements and regulations. Galleon International will liaise on a client’s behalf.  In addition, we can book then appropriate space for our assigned vehicles over the necessary number of days. Thus, helping to ensure the move is conducted efficiently and without inconvenience.

3. External elevators:

Moving large furniture items out of a property can undoubtedly carry complications. Positioning an elevator at kerbside allows for loading from levels above ground floor. At Galleon International. We are able to utilise industry vetted and approved partners specialising in the placement and operation of this service to ensure total professionalism and quality of care.

4. “Maid-Service”

Moreover, Galleon International provides a personalised packing/unpacking service. Which can be provided as an aside from the management of the main move.

5. HandyMan Service

As part of the bespoke service provided by us, a tailored approach may be delivered through the provision of a HandyMan with extensive trade expertise and experience. To assist our team with the dismantling and re-assembly of furniture. Should anything require carpentry, plumbing or electrical work.

6. Moving Pets:

Finally, pets are an essential part to any family. For many, holding a degree of importance which extends far beyond any other belongings. The sensitive and careful handling of pets is consequently crucial and thus entrusted to industry renowned specialists who are familiar with breed, dietary requirements, and customs formalities for global relocation.

Therefore, get in touch with the team at Galleon International to find out how we can help your international move go without a hitch.

Avoid The Reduction of Employee Productivity During Corporate Relocation

The relocation process can create substantial distraction and a bit of disorder in terms of an employee’s focus. The reduction in employee productivity is likely to be noteable during corporate relocation. Although difficult to measure, is significant to any business. Therefore, several considerations should be made by from the company’s perspective as an effort to lessen this:

Leave sufficient planning time

It is unfortunately unavoidable sometimes due to circumstance that deadlines are notoriously tight when it comes to corporate relocation. It is important to ensure every necessary element of moving is completed within a given timeframe. Insufficient time given to employees to consider or plan their international relocation. Alongside the physical move can result in increased stress levels for the employee and therefore a reduction in productivity.

Families are a critical element of consideration in the process of corporate relocation.

Important information needs to be explained, not only in good time, but also to the appropriate people. The candidate, together with the employer, should be informed of all relevant details to ensure that there is no threat of critical information getting lost.

Appropriate assistance

As an employer, it is key that you give assistance where necessary regarding the issues surrounding international relocation.

The need to advise employees on their home requirements and assistance with home purchase is advised. Without this the employee may become hesitant to take part in the relocation.

However, the relevant documentation involved in a move, the moving surveys, packing and necessary storage you can leave to Galleon International! We keep both company and employer abreast of all the necessary information.

Consider Flexible Working Arrangements

Allowing the employee to work remotely when needed during relocation can offer huge benefits to productivity while your employee gets settled. You avoid the potential danger of an individual falling behind and the demand of their workload can be reduced hugely.

For more information on how Galleon International can help your business with corporate relocation and overseas removals. Get in touch today on 01708 868 068.