Where did it all start? The owners of the company have been hauling flatbed freight out of the Midwest for over 50 years. Our strengths built on years of hauling steel from the rust belt of America to processors and endpoint consumer product makers throughout every state that has hard working Americans sweating to produce the greatest products in the world! From the old days to the new, we have evolved into a modern, technology-based, transportation company, delivering building materials for the expansion of our country as well as proudly remaining one of the premier steel hauling flatbed carriers in the Midwest and South.
TLX offers a wide range of modern, fuel-efficient, low weight tractors and trailers that include conventional flats, side kits, and Conestoga aluminum trailers, all spec’d to haul the heaviest legal or permit load allowed to your customers.
Need a truck? Look to TLX for on-time, safe, claim-free capacity at a cost-effective price. Whether your load requires our 53-foot trailers or a cargo van, we’ve got you covered for the short or long haul. We serve throughout the eastern United States as well as into the southwest. TLX provides customers with personalized service and a modern fleet of tractors and trailers. Tracked with state-of-the-art vehicle communication systems.
TLX provides "On-Site" personnel and management for all of your transportation and logistics needs. We can manage your contract carriers, rail, warehousing, and inventory, while implementing your company’s core values and goals. We will provide important up to date market trends to help your company with short and long-term business planning. By conducting on-site analysis of your individual locations, we can provide feedback to reflect your "shipper of choice" position in the industry. We have many years’ experience in shuttle activity, managing yard and warehouse locations, staging outbound products, and consolidating your various shipment activities to drive down transportation costs.
Have something BIG to haul? TLX is a leader in specialized and heavy haul transportation services. Whether hauling a single shipment or managing a complex project, TLX can handle whatever type of specialized hauling you are looking to move. If you are transporting oversized plant equipment, precast building panels, industrial air conditioners or bridge beams, TLX has you covered! TLX has the experience, capacity and equipment you need. Our vast array of specialized equipment includes: Flatbeds, Extendables, Stepdecks, Double drops, RGN Units, Steerables, and Multi-axle and Lowboys up to 50 ton capacity.
Our "New" Heavy Duty Coil Trailer maximizes capacity up to 80,000 pounds, improves ease of loading/unloading, safety for the driver, customers and the public. Add to the mix our unmatched dedication to safety, and you’ll understand why TLX is the right choice when it comes to over-dimensional, heavy weight freight.