Two drivers and one truck or a three truck three driver relay--we understand your needs and sense of urgency for expedited service. We provide safe, time-sensitive delivery in the major East Coast and Midwest markets. Whether it’s a last minute schedule change or an emergency shipment that must arrive on time, you can count on Smith Transport.
If you need pricing stability, surge protection, a high level of service, and a business partner that understands your needs, Smith Transport Dedicated Service is the solution. We offer:
- Customized Solutions to Meet Your Business Needs
- Understanding of Your Costs, Offering Variable and Fixed Pricing Solutions
- Proven Track Record of 99%+ On-Time-Service
- An On-Site Management Option
- Continuous Improvement Program That Allows You to Share in the Savings
- A Commitment to Safety
- Pop-up Fleets to Meet Short Demand
- Yard Jockey Service and Shuttle Services
We provide cost effective business solutions to our business partners.
Logistics and Brokerage
When you don't have time, the budget is tight, and you don’t have the resources, let Smith Logistics go to work for you. We will find the capacity at the right price with the on-time service you need from our list of 1,500 carriers to service your needs. We offer:
Specialized Transportation Solutions, including:
- Step Deck
- Heavy Haul
- Vacuum Tank
- Log Trailers
Warehouse Solutions, including:
- Short or Long Term Square Footage
- Pick and Pack
- EDI, RFD, or Online Inventory Control
- A Commitment to Safety
Whether it is a single load, a short-term project, or a long-term solution you need, our experienced, trained professionals are ready to tackle your toughest challenges.
If service matters, Smith Transport is the carrier you need. With our fleet approaching 1,000 tractors, 2,700 trailers, and 1,000 of the best professional drivers in the industry, we are ready to deliver for you. We offer:
- Around the Clock Coverage, 24/7/365, by an Experienced Team of Professionals in Our Roaring Spring Headquarters That Constantly Monitor Your Shipments
- Award Winning Service
- The Ability to Trace and Track Your Shipments
- The Ability to Transmit All EDI Sets for Data Integrity and Notification
- An Experienced Fleet of Professional Drivers
- Service That Includes Metro New York and New England
From our inception in 1987, Smith Transport Warehouse has remained a privately owned, asset-based Third Party Logistics provider. Currently, Smith Transport Warehouse owns and operates 2,000,000 square feet of warehouse space, offering the option of prime food grade storage in two key logistical states (Pennsylvania and Indiana.) We have over 25 years of experience in warehousing and distributing food/nonfood products.
Smith Transport Warehouse has the capability to customize our services to meet your demands. We will take every aspect of your operation and integrate it into our own methodology as we specialize in transparent distribution.
The Smith Transport Operations Center is a state-of-the-art facility designed with digital wall maps and graphs displaying the latest operational information for our customer service and operations personnel. The Operations Center is the central hub for all order booking, tracking, and driver communication. We offer EDI (electronic data interchange) for electronic order tenders, status, and billing. All of our trucks are equipped with satellite mobile communications to provide constant up-to-date truck locations, on-time status, route compliance, and detention monitoring. Our real-time web-based tracking offers our customers the ability to track their orders. Also, we offer document imaging and indexing, and a weather forecasting map to assist us in avoiding severe weather which could impact service.
Mobile Satellite Communications Systems
Smith Transport equips trucks with mobile satellite communication for automatic vehicle positioning with two way text and data communications. These items promote improved fleet management, streamlined communication while increasing the security, and safety of the fleet.
We house, maintain, and operate driving simulator unit at our Roaring Spring, PA, facility. This unit is state-of-the-art technology that enables us to replicate the hazards and risks of the road without exposing our drivers to danger. The machine is highly functional, allowing us to operate in a multitude of 2D and 3D environments. Infinite combinations of truck, engine, transmission, trailer, load weight, and more are instantly available to our instructors. We have the ability to build and run our own custom scenarios based on past experiences or upcoming weather events. We are proud of this technology as it places Smith Transport on the cutting-edge of industry training.