Founded in 1890, Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage has successfully weathered many history-changing events including the Great Seattle Fire, WWI, the Spanish Flu of 1918, the Great Depression, WWII, the 2008 recession, and 9/11 among many other public crises. The health & safety of our customers, staff, service providers, and local community are paramount and we continue to adhere to all directives from local, state, and federal government agencies.
Although many unknowns still remain, rest assured that Hansen Bros. will be timely and transparent in our communications regarding servicing your moving & storage needs. Our professional relocation consultants will work diligently to offer creative solutions in the event your project is impacted by the current health crisis.


All Hansen Bros. Employees are instructed and expected to follow the guidelines provided by the CDC. This includes:

  • Staying home from work if ill, experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, or having been exposed to someone with the virus
  • Washing hands frequently with soap or using proper hand sanitizer when soap is not available
  • Maintaining a 6’ social distance from others to the highest degree possible
  • Wearing appropriate face masks when/if requested or required

Hansen Bros. continues to take the following steps:

  • Regularly refreshing and reinforcing prevention guidelines among all staff members to reduce the risk of spreading infection
  • Daily monitoring of staff for symptoms of illness and sending anyone with symptoms home
  • Offering customers the option of contact-free virtual estimate appointments – More Information About Virtual Estimates
  • Following all guidelines and protocols required by Retirement Living Communities, Apartment Complexes, Condominiums, Commercial Buildings, etc.
  • Upon request and at no charge, our crew members can wear masks while performing your move. Please simply notify your Relocation Consultant if this is your preference.

Hansen Bros. requests the following of our customers:

  • If you have a scheduled estimate appointment or booked move, please notify us immediately if you or any members of your household have been exposed to COVID-19, tested positive for COVID-19, or are experiencing symptoms including cough, fever, or difficulty breathing. Please rest assured there is NO CHARGE to reschedule your estimate or move due to illness – we will work together to find an alternate date that works for you.
  • Please use disinfectant/cleaner to wipe down commonly touched surfaces, objects, door handles, etc. at your residence.
  • Please make a sink, hand soap, and paper towels available to your outside salesperson and moving crew for handwashing during their time within your home.
  • Please keep all windows open throughout the moving process as this allows for greater airflow and reduces the containment of germs.
  • Please maintain a social distance of 6’ or greater during both your in-person estimate appointment and while moving services are being performed.

Here are some informative and helpful resources about COVID-19:

The team at Hansen Bros. is proud to continue offering our wide range of services in accordance with the necessary precautions outlined above. Whether you are planning to move your household or business down the street, across the country, or around the world, we’re here to make the process seamless & safe for you, just as we’ve done for well over a century!

~Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage  

Medical Equipment and Lab Relocation

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"Great team of guys. Professional and gave the extra effort needed to protect our furniture from damage. I have used Hansen Bros. 3 times in 12 years for local moves and all were great experiences. Save your back and let them do the heavy lifting!"

Frank F./ Seattle, WA


"Everybody at the company was very professional and gave great service. Price was competitive and the moving crew was on time and very efficient."

Clive B. / Mercer Island, WA

Laboratories undergo relocation for a variety of reasons, including program expansion, shifts in funding, or the need to renovate the existing building housing the laboratory. Whatever the reason for the relocation, the realization can be demanding and expensive. The basis of a successful medical equipment and lab relocation is meticulous planning and precise execution, and Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage is an expert in navigating these challenges. With specially trained staff for these delicate moves and superior relocation equipment, the safety of your property is in safe hands. So don’t hesitate to contact our moving planners and present your wishes and expectations!

Why Choose Us



Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage is locally owned and operated by the same family for four generations, since 1890. We have a well-established reputation for service quality and reliability with a high percentage of repeat household and commercial clients.



We’re a certified ProMover by the American Moving and Storage Association with A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, voted “Best in Western Washington” in 2009 and from 2011 to 2016 by KING5. Our company is fully licensed and insured and member of WMC and AMSA.



Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage provide free, no-obligation in-home estimate and competitive rates, including low minimum rates for shipments moving under 300 miles. We’ve set a refund policy for unused packing materials and three Puget Sound locations to help clients save on travel fee costs.

Challenges of Medical Equipment and Lab Transport

Managing the complexities of medical equipment and lab moves demands a depth of understanding and expertise. At Hansen Bros., we understand all the challenges and are well-equipped to address them by:

  • Ensuring compliance with stringent regulations to safeguard sensitive equipment.
  • Managing intricate logistics to minimize downtime.
  • Protecting the integrity of valuable research samples during transit.

We’re happy to provide you with a consultation. Contact our heavy equipment movers today and let them pave the way for a successful relocation experience.

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Depend on Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage’s expertise for safe, specialized medical equipment and lab relocation!

Benefits of Booking Hansen’s Medical Equipment and Lab Relocation Services

When you opt for Hansen Bros, you’re selecting a service with a proven track record in specialized relocations. Here are the key advantages:

  • Broad Expertise: We can successfully relocate hospitals, medical offices, laboratories, R&D facilities, schools, and other specialized institutions.
  • Systematic Planning: We underpin every move with thorough planning to ensure minimal disruption and optimal efficiency.
  • Proven Execution: Our team is trained to handle medical equipment and lab instruments, guaranteeing their safe transit and setup.

Are you a healthcare institution seeking to relocate critical medical equipment? Or maybe you are a research facility in need of precise laboratory repositioning? Don’t worry; engaging with Hansen Bros. ensures that your relocation isn’t just another move but a strategic transition tailored for precision. Reach out to us to tell us your requirements and get a free cost estimate from our specialists!

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Hansen Bros. Services Ensuring Seamless Lab Relocations

Successful medical equipment and lab relocation relies on a combination of essential moving services that ensure efficiency and safety. At Hansen Bros., we provide a comprehensive approach:

  • Storage Services: We offer secure storage facilities, ensuring that your medical equipment and lab instruments are safe when not immediately needed for setup.
  • Moving Supplies: Proper packing is crucial. We provide high-quality moving supplies that protect your sensitive equipment during transit.
  • Heavy Equipment Moving: With specialized equipment and trained personnel, we ensure that even the heaviest of your machines are moved safely and efficiently.
  • Furniture Installation: Setting up labs or medical facilities often involves more than just equipment. Our team can install furniture seamlessly, creating functional spaces ready for operation.
  • Shipping & Transport: We handle the logistics of transporting your items, whether it’s across town or across the country, ensuring they arrive in perfect condition.

With a focus on precision and efficiency, we aim to make your relocation process as straightforward as possible. Looking for a trusted partner for your medical equipment and lab move? Contact Hansen Bros. today!

Partner with Experts for Medical Equipment Transport

For over a century, Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage has been a trusted pillar in the Puget Sound community. Our deep-rooted experience in the healthcare sector means we don’t just move items—we relocate them with care and precision. Our commitment to maintain the pristine condition of your equipment guides our every step, from planning to execution. If you’re ready for a seamless transition, reach out today, partner with Hansen Bros., and experience relocation excellence.

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Let our team put together a comprehensive moving plan for you. Complete our simple free quote form or contact us at 1-888-300-7222.