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Point of View: Managing Sensitive Freight
Landstar EVP Justin Norman discusses what an individual should consider when it comes to shipping sensitive freight.
Landstar #4 on the 2023 Transport 50 Index by International Cranes and Specialized Transport
Landstar Transportation Logistics Inc. has ranked fourth on the International Cranes and Specialized Transport (IC&ST) Transport 50 Index for 2023, the highest ranking US-based company and up two positions from the 2022 index ranking. The 2023 index was announced in the publication’s August edition.
Four Mistakes That Can Derail Your Specialized Freight Shipment – And How to Avoid Them
Don't make these four specialized freight shipment mistakes! Here are four mistakes that can derail your specialized freight shipment - and how to avoid them.
Moving an All-Electric Garbage Truck
A massive garbage truck loaded on a double-drop RGN is a sight to see, especially when it happens to be color-coordinated. Learn more about how Danny Anderson of independent Landstar agency Taylor Shipping Solutions managed the oversized load.
Independent Landstar agents John Henderson and Hal Gagliano connected to take on a complex international project. Click to read about their use of heavy haul, ocean, hazmat, cranes, and on-site delivery in their customized solution.
Landstar Tops ACTtransport50 Again in 2022
Landstar Transportation Logistics, Inc. continues to maintain its No. 1 ranking on the American Cranes & Transport (ACT) 2022 ACTtransport50 list. The magazine’s annual ranking of North America’s largest specialized transportation companies was published in December.
After a year and a half of canceled events, concerts and shows, the live entertainment business hit a high note in 2022. Find out how Landstar’s unique capacity network helps to ensure that “the show goes on.”
Carving Out a Business Niche
Independent Landstar Agents have the freedom to run their businesses their way, with the support of a reputable leader in the industry. For Landstar agent Thomas Osco and Landstar BCOs Jeff Thompson and Mike Keinz, focus is helping their businesses thrive.
Cooking up a Memorable Delivery
Landstar BCO Joshua McCord says he got plenty of interesting looks from other drivers as he moved a 14,360-pound Lodge® cast-iron skillet on his platform trailer between Alabama and Lodge headquarters in South Pittsburg, Tennessee.