Your international and national moving experts.

SEE FOR YOURSELF

We are a family-owned company with more than 46 years of experience providing national and international moving services.

Ward Van Lines was founded on February 25, 1969, with only a few staff members and a couple of trucks. Today we manage the whole Ward Van Lines Group of Companies: Ward Van Lines, House 360° and Larm, with more than 130 people working hard to deliver services of the highest quality.

We have become the most prestigious local and international moving company in Chile, with offices located in Santiago and the most important ports: Valparaíso and San Antonio.

Under the direction of the General Manager, Sebastián Laporta V., we serve more than 2,000 multinational and global companies, delivering the best possible price – quality ratio relationship in the market.

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Mission and Vision

We don’t move objects, we move feelings, delivering global relocation solutions that assure confidence and peace of mind to our customers.

In Ward Van Lines we strive to be consistent in everything we do, while projecting ourselves into the future through permanent innovation, as the best company in Latin America.

Organizational Values

We build trust by valuing and respecting our customers, partners and suppliers, encouraging an honest and direct communication in all relationships that we establish.

We value honesty and project ourselves as loyal, committed people, always maintaining our integrity and ethical standards.

We deliver excellence, giving our best in our work, always seeking to exceed the expectations of our clients.

We constantly seek improvement, learning from our mistakes to be better every day, and to innovate though our actions to maintain our leadership and the preference of our clients.

+ Trust

We build trust by valuing and respecting our customers, partners and suppliers, encouraging an honest and direct communication in all relationships that we establish.

+ Integrity

We value honesty and project ourselves as loyal, committed people, always maintaining our integrity and ethical standards.

+ Excellence

We deliver excellence, giving our best in our work, always seeking to exceed the expectations of our clients.

+ Improvement

We constantly seek improvement, learning from our mistakes to be better every day, and to innovate though our actions to maintain our leadership and the preference of our clients.

Discover why Ward Van Lines is your best option:

  • Because we consider that our customers are the only actors of our daily tasks, and their satisfaction is the reason behind our success.
  • Because we invest time, resources and effort so our services and the performance of our staff can constantly improve.
  • Because we are innovators in our activity, always applying the best technologies and logistic techniques to our services.
  • Because we really like what we do and we consider that being a leader is a big responsibility.
  • And the most important part: because we value the privilege of being able to work for you, your family and your company.
Sebastián Laporta Gerente General

Sebastián Laporta V.

Managing Director

sebastian.laporta@wardvanlines.com

Natalia Macari S.

Global Business Development Manager

natalia.macari@wardvanlines.com

Nelsón Valderrama T.

Traffic Manager

nelson.valderrama@wardvanlines.com

Juan Antonio Fuentes P.

Finance and Administration Manager

juan.fuentes@wardvanlines.com

Luis Caviedes M.

Human Resources Manager

luis.caviedes@wardvanlines.com

Gonzalo Ramírez M.

Operation Manager

gonzalo.ramirez@wardvanlines.com

Mónica Cáceres A.

Manager of Valparaíso Office

monica.caceres@wardvanlines.com

Marisa Zarak W.

Country Director LARM and Business Manager House 360°

chile@larmgroup.com

Marta López C.

Quality Control & Claims Supervisor

marta.lopez@wardvanlines.com

Rodolfo Burckhardt S.

Senior Relocation Advisor

rodolfo.burckhardt@wardvanlines.com

Christian Bugueño G.

Senior Relocation Advisor

christian.bugueno@wardvanlines.com

Carlos Hermosilla M.

Senior Relocation Advisor

carlos.hermosilla@wardvanlines.com

Alejandra Alvarado M.

Relocation Consultant

alejandra.alvarado@wardvanlines.com

  • We are constantly improving our vehicles and equipment to optimally handle all kinds of loads.
  • Our entire fleet of trucks is equipped with GPS system, this way we know exactly their location 24 hours a day throughout the whole Chilean territory.
  • You can follow your moving process thanks to our Tracking System, the coordinator is permanently updating your moving status online, this way, with an access key, you can find out the location of your goods at every moment.
  • We implemented Moveware, a software specially manufactured for the moving industry, this software allows us to save time and maximize each service since the beginning. It includes a customer relationship management system CRM, estimates at home with iPads, safe access online and inventory with bar code system.
  • Each item taken from your address is labeled with a tag showing the customer name and bar code, this way, it can be constantly tracked. This system maximizes the space in our warehouses and assures that every item entering warehouse can be controlled when exiting it.
  • We have a 7.000 m2 warehouse with permanent security 24 hours a day, especially designed to store your belongings.
  • We own a large fleet of trucks and vehicles in order to meet any requirement.
  • Our offices and warehouses are located in the same facilities, this allows us to keep a smooth communication between departments.
  • We have offices in Valparaíso and San Antonio, with better “in situ” control capabilities during the customs process.

Ward Van Lines builds alliances with international agents to help you to move towards your new life.

MEMBERSHIPS

Global Alliance of Professional International Moving and Relocation Companies (FIDI)
Headquartered in Belgium, this is the only Alliance of the industry that rules the quality standards required for a moving company.

Overseas Moving Network International (OMNI)
This is a corporation based in London that groups the best moving companies at worldwide level (only 260 companies in 70 countries). Its mission is to provide the best service available, through the close collaboration between its members.

Latin American and Caribbean International Movers Association (LACMA)
LACMA is the Latin-American association represented in FIDI. It is the leader organization, respected in the industry for its firm resolutions and character, it’s very attractive because the services provided are always being innovated, it addresses continuous improvement; the strong bonds that unite its members are the symbol of this association.

International Association of Movers (IAM)
It’s the biggest association in the world. It includes 1,800 companies in 160 countries.

CERTIFICATIONS

FAIM Plus

As member of FIDI, we are requested to get the approval of an external audit conducted by Ernst & Young. Once approved, the company achieves the certification FAIM Plus (www.fidi-faim.org), which is equivalent to ISO 9000, focused only on this type of industry.

WARD VAN LINES is the first company that achieved this accreditation in Chile, demonstrating one more time our commitment as leaders in providing excellence.

ISO 9001:2008

By the beginning of 2013, the quality systems Swiss certification body SGS, granted us the ISO 9001:2008 certification, we became the first international Relocation and Moving services company in the nation to obtain this acknowledgment.

This certification implies an improvement process that allows us to increase the quality standards, establishing at the same time, a touchstone for excellence and efficiency to measure organization’s performance, in order to continuously improve our customer service.

CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE

These institutions allow us to be close to communities and commercial activities in each country, helping us to understand the needs and traditions of every customer better.

Ward Van Lines is a member of:

ALLIANCES

LATAM Pass

When moving within Chile or to or from any city in the world, you can earn LatamPass Kms, which you can use to travel and discover new destinations. Find more information here.

+ WHY CHOOSE US

Discover why Ward Van Lines is your best option:

  • Because we consider that our customers are the only actors of our daily tasks, and their satisfaction is the reason behind our success.
  • Because we invest time, resources and effort so our services and the performance of our staff can constantly improve.
  • Because we are innovators in our activity, always applying the best technologies and logistic techniques to our services.
  • Because we really like what we do and we consider that being a leader is a big responsibility.
  • And the most important part: because we value the privilege of being able to work for you, your family and your company.
+ OUR TEAM
Sebastián Laporta Gerente General

Sebastián Laporta V.

Managing Director

sebastian.laporta@wardvanlines.com

Natalia Macari S.

Global Business Development Manager

natalia.macari@wardvanlines.com

Nelsón Valderrama T.

Traffic Manager

nelson.valderrama@wardvanlines.com

Juan Antonio Fuentes P.

Finance and Administration Manager

juan.fuentes@wardvanlines.com

Luis Caviedes M.

Human Resources Manager

luis.caviedes@wardvanlines.com

Gonzalo Ramírez M.

Operation Manager

gonzalo.ramirez@wardvanlines.com

Mónica Cáceres A.

Manager of Valparaíso Office

monica.caceres@wardvanlines.com

Marisa Zarak W.

Country Director LARM and Business Manager House 360°

chile@larmgroup.com

Marta López C.

Quality Control & Claims Supervisor

marta.lopez@wardvanlines.com

Rodolfo Burckhardt S.

Senior Relocation Advisor

rodolfo.burckhardt@wardvanlines.com

Christian Bugueño G.

Senior Relocation Advisor

christian.bugueno@wardvanlines.com

Carlos Hermosilla M.

Senior Relocation Advisor

carlos.hermosilla@wardvanlines.com

Alejandra Alvarado M.

Relocation Consultant

alejandra.alvarado@wardvanlines.com

+ TECHNOLOGY
  • We are constantly improving our vehicles and equipment to optimally handle all kinds of loads.
  • Our entire fleet of trucks is equipped with GPS system, this way we know exactly their location 24 hours a day throughout the whole Chilean territory.
  • You can follow your moving process thanks to our Tracking System, the coordinator is permanently updating your moving status online, this way, with an access key, you can find out the location of your goods at every moment.
  • We implemented Moveware, a software specially manufactured for the moving industry, this software allows us to save time and maximize each service since the beginning. It includes a customer relationship management system CRM, estimates at home with iPads, safe access online and inventory with bar code system.
  • Each item taken from your address is labeled with a tag showing the customer name and bar code, this way, it can be constantly tracked. This system maximizes the space in our warehouses and assures that every item entering warehouse can be controlled when exiting it.
+ INFRASTRUCTURE
  • We have a 7.000 m2 warehouse with permanent security 24 hours a day, especially designed to store your belongings.
  • We own a large fleet of trucks and vehicles in order to meet any requirement.
  • Our offices and warehouses are located in the same facilities, this allows us to keep a smooth communication between departments.
  • We have offices in Valparaíso and San Antonio, with better “in situ” control capabilities during the customs process.
+ ALLIANCES

Ward Van Lines builds alliances with international agents to help you to move towards your new life.

MEMBERSHIPS

Global Alliance of Professional International Moving and Relocation Companies (FIDI)
Headquartered in Belgium, this is the only Alliance of the industry that rules the quality standards required for a moving company.

Overseas Moving Network International (OMNI)
This is a corporation based in London that groups the best moving companies at worldwide level (only 260 companies in 70 countries). Its mission is to provide the best service available, through the close collaboration between its members.

Latin American and Caribbean International Movers Association (LACMA)
LACMA is the Latin-American association represented in FIDI. It is the leader organization, respected in the industry for its firm resolutions and character, it’s very attractive because the services provided are always being innovated, it addresses continuous improvement; the strong bonds that unite its members are the symbol of this association.

International Association of Movers (IAM)
It’s the biggest association in the world. It includes 1,800 companies in 160 countries.

CERTIFICATIONS

FAIM Plus

As member of FIDI, we are requested to get the approval of an external audit conducted by Ernst & Young. Once approved, the company achieves the certification FAIM Plus (www.fidi-faim.org), which is equivalent to ISO 9000, focused only on this type of industry.

WARD VAN LINES is the first company that achieved this accreditation in Chile, demonstrating one more time our commitment as leaders in providing excellence.

ISO 9001:2008

By the beginning of 2013, the quality systems Swiss certification body SGS, granted us the ISO 9001:2008 certification, we became the first international Relocation and Moving services company in the nation to obtain this acknowledgment.

This certification implies an improvement process that allows us to increase the quality standards, establishing at the same time, a touchstone for excellence and efficiency to measure organization’s performance, in order to continuously improve our customer service.

CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE

These institutions allow us to be close to communities and commercial activities in each country, helping us to understand the needs and traditions of every customer better.

Ward Van Lines is a member of:

ALLIANCES

LATAM Pass

When moving within Chile or to or from any city in the world, you can earn LatamPass Kms, which you can use to travel and discover new destinations. Find more information here.