WORKING WITH GP TRANSCO
Manufacturers, distributors and other companies rely on dependable dry van shipping to get goods across the country — but supply chain demands and driver shortages create shipping delays, product shortages and displeased customers. Streamline your supply chain capabilities with GP Transco. Providing logistical solutions since 2006, we are a dry van trucking company that provides an extensive carrier network, a private fleet of experienced drivers and flexible in-house brokerage services.
GP Transco Dry Van Freight Shipping
Dry shipments vary based on the products, shipping requirements and destinations. Shipping nonperishable beverages necessitates different shipping requirements than delicate electronics or heavy machinery. GP Transco's versatile dry freight trucking provides personalized shipping services based on your shipping standards.
Vast Carrier Network
We have a trusted nationwide carrier network that has a 99% on-time delivery record, ensuring your shipments reach their destinations. With over 500+ trucks and 750+ trailers comprising our fleet, our drivers are capable of accommodating varying shipping deadlines across the continental United States.
Scalable Logistic Strategies
Do you need a driver to take on a one-time shipment of specialized freight that has to go out immediately? Perhaps you're expanding your manufacturing operations into other regional locations and require a carrier to provide ongoing dry freight shipping? GP Transco accommodates various shipping schedules. Whether you need our drivers for a day or for several months, our courteous staff will work with your operations to decide on the schedule that works best for your company.
Smart Route Planning and Shipping Transparency
Safely getting shipments to their destinations is vital for your operations. Here at GP Transco, we have state-of-the-art technologies to provide shipment location transparency and time-saving route planning. Some of our technologies include:
Automatic load status updates
Fleet safety AI
GPS tracking on trucks and trailers
Smart route optimization
Advanced load planning
With these innovations, we are able to know exactly where your shipment is going in real time. We provide instant updates regarding any delays due to weather, road construction, traffic, accidents or other unforeseen situations. Our optimal route planning capabilities allows you to select the best road to get your shipment quickly across the city or country.
Dry Van Logistics From GP Transco
Dry van freight shipping is available for a wide range of industries. Nonperishable food and beverage companies, electronics suppliers, consumer goods retailers, product manufacturers, heavy machinery companies, medical device companies and many others can take advantage of dry van logistics when they do not require refrigerated or chilled trucking solutions.
GP Transco's high standards, technological investments and single point of contact make our company the leading dry van transportation expert. Learn more about our logistical capabilities or request a quote by contacting GP Transco today.
SOME OF OUR CUSTOMERS
GP Transco has drop trailer capability, our driver's can leave (or “drop”) at a shipper's facility for unloading or loading at the receiver's convenience.
No load is too large or too small for GP Transco. Our sales department will coordinate for large shipments as well as small ones such as retail delivery.
Our trusted carrier network has the ability to load freight in one or more locations and consolidated in to load for route optimization.
GP Transco highly trained sales department is dedicated to picking the lowest cost or most efficient method of transportation of your freight.
In the delivery process, the last step is known as Last Mile. This is in reference to a package being delivered from a distribution center or facility to the recipient.
What are the requirements to drive with GP Transco?We require all drivers to have a minimum 1 year of recent and verifiable truck driving experience and a good driving record. For more specific information, please give us a call at (844) WORK4GP or send us a message in the chat at the bottom right corner of this page - a GP Transco representative will assist you.
What is home time like with GP?Home time depends on where you live - if you are from the Chicagoland area, you can be home more often than if you were from farther away. If you live elsewhere, there is no “cookie cutter” approach to home time – we do everything we can and work with you to make sure you get the most time possible. Please call our recruiting team at (800)work4gp to get information about home time for your specific situation.
I am a non-driving owner of a small fleet - can I work with you?Yes - if you own a small fleet and want to earn without having to manage it yourself, GP Transco has you covered. Maximize your earnings and enjoy an unparalleled operations service from a carrier with over a decade of experience and a large customer-base. If you'd like to learn more, give us a call at (800) 460-5071.
What’s dispatch like at GP?GP Transco connects a single dispatcher with 9 drivers on average. You will be working with one dispatcher who will get to know your preferences and work-style, while maintaining an outstanding professional relationship and having complete support from the office. Dispatch is available 24 hours, 7 days a week.
What kind of equipment do you use?We use and Freightliner, Peterbuilt, and Volvo trucks no older than 3 years. Trailers are practically new, 2-4 years old on average. Our trucks include: APU units, Fridge, Collision avoidance systems, Lane departure warning systems, Disc brakes, Power inverters, Double-bunk beds, TV hookups, WiFi hot spots, And more
I have a C-pac machine – do you supply a power inverter that I can use with it?All of our trucks either have an inverter or an APU unit, both of which can power your C-pac.
What are the benefits company drivers get?Company drivers get great benefits - you can read about some of them above, or watch the GP Transco Company Drivers Benefits video.
What are the benefits GP Transco Owner-operators get?Owner-operators who choose to drive with GP Transco earn 70% of gross profit, receive fuel discounts, and get a number of other great benefits (no trailer fees, ELD fees, tablet fees, no nonsense) - please see the Owner-Operator Compensation Packet for more information or contact us to learn more.
Does GP Transco provide health insurance to company drivers?Yes. GP Transco company drivers have access to health insurance, dental, and vision.
Can I bring riders with me?Yes. Riders must be 18 years of age or older and there's no charge for having a rider with you.
Can I bring pets with me when I drive?Absolutely! And please send us photos of you with your furry buddy on the road - we love pets.
Do you have specific fuel stops for company drivers?Our proffered fueling networks are Pilot and Flying J - these include free showers, loyalty benefits, and more. GP Drivers can use other fueling networks in emergency situations and fuel up to 50 gallons.
How often can I wash my GP Transco truck?You can wash it as often as needed, just please contact your dispatcher about it first.
What about maintenance?We provide all maintenance and repairs to company drivers at our in-house shop. Owner-operators are also welcome to use our shop for maintenance and repairs, and get priority service over non-GP customers.
I couldn't find an answer to my question(s) on here - what should I do?Please give us a call at (800) 460-5071 or send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org - we look forward to answering all of your questions Monday - Friday, 8:30AM - 5:00PM.