Our Transload Services in Portland & St. Louis
Transloading, also known as “
Bridgetown Trucking has been
How Transloading Works
- Goods arrive on truck A.
- Goods are offloaded into a dock area.
- Goods are reloaded onto truck B for transportation.
Transloading can be a complex process depending on:
- The particular goods’ weight and dimensions
- The variety of goods involved
- The number of separate destinations they will be shipped to
At Bridgetown Trucking, our process is organized and streamlined. With nearly two decades of experience, we have the knowledge and expertise to skillfully handle even the most difficult
Devanning and Consolidation
Transloading can also include the devanning of an ocean freight shipping container. In other words, the container’s contents may need to be unloaded and segregated onto various pallets before we load them onto trailers for final transport.
For example, you might have a large container of imported goods scheduled to arrive via ocean freight in Portland, OR. If necessary, Bridgetown Trucking can separate the
The devanning process also commonly works in reverse. This consolidation happens when multiple smaller shipments arrive at the dock, and then need to be loaded onto a single unit for shipment to their next destination.
Our Cross Dock Facilities
Our facilities are conveniently located in close proximity to local airports and major local ports.
- Our Portland, OR Location: Bridgetown Trucking operates three facilities (212,000 sq. ft. total) within 3 miles of Portland International Airport.
- Our St. Louis, MO Location: We operate a 22,000 sq. ft.
multi-purposefacility in the heart of St. Louis, between the airport and downtown.
Each of our facilities operates with a high level of security, including cell connected security systems, 24/7 state-of-the-art video monitoring with 30+ day retention, and patrolled yards.
Are you importing goods from overseas? Handling imports
Whether we load your goods immediately or store them for a few days, you can rest assured that your goods are safe and secure at Bridgetown Trucking facilities.
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Bridgetown Trucking was built on reliability and outstanding service. We’re proud of our reputation for flexibility in accommodating our clients’ requirements and schedules.