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Calculating Transport Costs

There are a number of different ways that the cost of transporting freight can be calculated, with the method of transport and the freight type playing a role in it. Here’s a brief look at a few of the ways …

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Advantages of Door to Door Service

There is a lot of planning that goes into moving freight from one location to another, and part of that planning involves how exactly the freight is going to get onto the truck. Fortunately, with Access America Transport, you get …

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The Trend Away from Trucking

US companies will need to diversify their transportation models to compete in today’s cost-cutting climate.  Many American companies that control their shipping are being forced by market forces to reexamine how they move assets and get their product to market. …

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Why Carriers Choose to Haul with Access America Transport

Access America Transport is a third-party, non-asset based logistics company. We have loyal and dedicated customers that count on us daily to deliver their freight in a safe and timely manner, in turn we always have freight moving at all …

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7 Reasons to Outsource to a Third Party Logistics Company (3PL)

In today’s tough economy every shipper is looking to find strategic advantages over their competition. The biggest hurdle for shipping managers continues to be, how I get my product to the end user in the most cost effective, reliable way. …

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Shipping Heavy Equipment by Rail

Shipping heavy equipment by rail was once thought as too many moving parts to make it a viable solution. The alternative was shipping their freight using “hard to get” and always expensive over the road specialized equipment. Times have changed …

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