WORKING WITH GP TRANSCO
Shipments don't just travel across the roads. They may also take rail or boat for some of the trip. Here at GP Transco, we offer intermodal transportation services to manufacturers, distributors and other companies. We manage the logistical strategies to ensure a driver and vehicle are ready at the specified location to pick up or drop off the intermodal container. If you are having difficulties due to high supply chain demands and need a trusted trucking company to handle your shipments, GP Transco can manage the job.
GP Transco's Trucking & Shipping Modes
As a trucking company since 2006, our dedicated staff and experienced drivers understand how it can be difficult for companies to coordinate intermodal freight travel. You need to perfectly time when shipments move from truck to rail, boat to truck, and other transportation methods. You don't want shipments sitting on boats, in truck trailers or on trains for extended periods of time.
Our intermodal logistics services are designed to efficiently move and transport shipping carriers from drayage, rail and trucking options. With our smart routing capabilities, trucking technologies and nationwide carrier network, we hold a 99% on-time delivery rate.
GP Transco's intermodal shipping technologies include truck location transparency so we know exactly where every vehicle in our 500+ fleet is located. We perform optimal time-saving route planning to ensure the smoothest and fastest trip for your intermodal containers.
Once your container is on our trailer, we can transport it anywhere in the contiguous U.S. and Canada. Whether it is headed to its first destination to take another mode of transportation, or we have picked it up from the rail or boat for the last mile of transportation service, our trusted drivers will get the work completed based on your deadlines.
We are available for one-time shipments or ongoing trucking contracts. We handle emergency freight, just-in-time shipments, specialized freight and standard intermodal freight shipping between warehouses, manufacturers, distributors, retailers and other companies.
Intermodal Trucking for Your Industry
Our intermodal logistical strategies, transportation technologies and high standards can accommodate companies in various industries. We manage trailers and intermodal containers for companies in the frozen and refrigerated food segment, nonperishable food and beverages, consumer goods, electronics, heavy machinery that doesn't require flatbed transportation, manufactured products and other industries.
A trucking solutions provider should make intermodal transportation a stress-free and safe mode of transportation for every customer. Here at GP Transco, we form solid partnerships for companies that require innovative logistical trucking services to move their containers to and from other modes of transportation. Our trusted carrier network makes it a straightforward process from start to finish. For more information about intermodal trucking services or to receive a quote, contact our company 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 email@example.com - we look forward to answering all of your questions Monday - Friday, 8:30AM - 5:00PM.