Military Cases


Sensitive military equipment and important supplies often need to traverse rugged terrain and arrive at their final destination in perfect working order, ready for action. So, the right protective case is incredibly important. That’s why numerous government agencies and military units have turned to Packaging Strategies Incorporated when they need to transport equipment from point A to point B and everywhere in between. Lightweight, waterproof, rugged, and shock absorbent, our Military Cases are designed to withstand even the harshest conditions, while meeting or even exceeding strict military testing requirements (Mil-Spec). 

Benefits of Military Cases from Packaging Strategies Incorporated

At Packaging Strategies Incorporated, we have formed relationships with the biggest names in the case industry – Pelican Hardigg, SKB, and Storm. These strategic relationships allow us to offer our customers some of the most popular military cases on the market at competitive prices. We also offer custom protective cases manufactured to your payload’s weight, size and vulnerability. 

When you’re in need of a custom-manufactured case to protect your sensitive military equipment, Packaging Strategies Incorporated has you covered.

    • We Are Familiar with Mil-Spec: Our engineers will work with you to ensure your custom case solution is in full compliance with Mil-Spec. Not only have we worked with multiple branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, but we are a 9001 ISO Certified and Registered company familiar with the requirements of government contracting.


  • We Do It All: Located in Baltimore, Maryland, we have assembled personnel with over 50 years combined experience in design, engineering, development, manufacturing, and sales, and we pride ourselves on offering total packaging solutions, from design and prototyping to fabrication and custom cushioning solutions. We have installed the latest in fabrication equipment and rotational molded manufacturing to better manufacture custom military cases that are durable, watertight, airtight, and impact resistant. We also utilize an in-house 3D modeling program to build custom cushioning systems for a truly snug fit and superior protection, ensuring your equipment does not shift during transit. 
  • Satisfaction Guaranteed: We promise a custom case that will go above and beyond your expectations. Each case undergoes rigorous shock and environmental testing to ensure it is up to the job. And because we control every step of the manufacturing process, we are able to guarantee on-time delivery at the lowest cost value as well. 


Common Military Specifications for Shipping Cases 

The following are some of the most common military specifications (MIL-SPECS) used by Packing Strategies Incorporated for constructing and evaluating military cases. 

  • FED STD-101 Federal Test Method Standard, Test Procedures for Packaging Materials
  • MIL-C-4150J Transit and Storage, Waterproof and Water-Vaporproof
  • MIL-HDBK-304 Military Standardization Handbook, Package Cushioning Design
  • MIL-P-116 Preservation Methods
  • MIL-PRF-28800 Test Equipment for use with Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • MIL-STD-130 Identification Marking of US Military Property
  • MIL-STD-648 Design Criteria for Specialized Shipping Containers
  • MIL-STD-454 Standard General Requirements for Electronic Equipment
  • MIL-STD-648 Design Criteria for Specialized Shipping Containers
  • MIL-STD-794 Parts and Equipment, Procedures for Packaging and Packing
  • MIL-STD-810 Environmental Engineering Considerations and Laboratory Tests
  • MIL-STD-810G Environmental Test Methods and Engineering Guidelines
  • MIL-STD-1472 Human Engineering Design Criteria for Military Systems, Equipment and Facilities
  • MIL-STD-2073 DOD Standard Practice for Military Packaging
  • MIL-T-4734 Transit Cases for Ground Electronics Equipment (USAF)
  • MIL-T-21200 Test Equipment for use with Electronic and Electrical Equipment
  • MIL-T-28800 Test Equipment for use with Electrical and Electronic Equipment

This list is not exhaustive. Our capabilities include other, less frequently used military specifications as well.

Get Your Military Cases from Packaging Strategies Incorporated

The military industry continues to turn to Packaging Strategies Incorporated because we understand the importance of full Mil-Spec compliance. We have worked closely with every arm of our country’s defense forces, and ensured that the tactical and sensitive electronics they use arrive ready for deployment.  Our expertise, qualified personnel, and on-site production facilities allow us to meet Mil-Spec requirements and ensure sensitive military equipment arrives at its final destination in perfect working order.