September 26, 2012 – Blackhawk Transport will provide dedicated local and regional fleet transportation operations for an Albany, NY based manufacturing company beginning October 1, 2012. Blackhawk will utilize a slipseat process for this operation, allowing 24-hour truck usage. With a slipseat process, customers realize significant savings by achieving double usage of the equipment on site. The use of lightweight, supersingle tractors will also allow for an increased payload range of 48,000-50,000 lbs.
About Blackhawk Transport, Inc.
Founded in 1990, Blackhawk Transport, Inc. is an asset-based dedicated contract transportation company. Replacing private fleets with dedicated contracts offers Blackhawk's customers several advantages, including the elimination of equipment capital costs and maintenance, DOT compliance and other regulatory requirements, and driver dispatch management. Blackhawk Transport's client list includes Nestle Foods, Nestle Waters, Georgia Pacific, Wal-Mart, and PODS, Inc. Blackhawk's sister company, Blackhawk Logistics LLC, focuses on freight management and design solutions. Together, the companies provide customers a complete supply chain solution. For more information about Blackhawk Transport & Logistics, visit www.blackhawktransport.com.