Marten Transport Ltd: Expect the Best

By: Bubbajunk.com

Marten Transport Ltd. has more than fifty years providing  transportation services through their terminals in Wisconsin, Georgia, California, Oregon and Indiana. They provide their services to several Fortune 500 companies and employ more than 2,000 people.

This company is located in Mondovi; they are the premier suppliers of time-and temperature-sensitive transportation services, dedicated carrier solutions, regional fleet operations and full truckload, irregular route carriers. They provide these services in the U.S. and Canada. 

In order to fulfill their commitment to improve all their services Marten combines experience, trained personnel, state-of-the-art technology and customized equipment.

Their Dedicate Service specializes in providing focused capacities (similar to a private fleet); with this service customers can enjoy reliability. Other advantages of using Dedicate Service and outsourcing are: transportation cost and capital outlay reduce, freeing up lines of credit, improvement of customer service, elimination of driver/union issues, reduction or elimination to risk, increase of flexibility, efficiency to respond to dynamic business conditions.

They regularly update and maintain their equipment, they have the latest temperature control technology and more than 2,300 tractors and 3,300 trailers. Their tractors are Freightliner, Peterbilt, Kenworth and Volvo with Qualcomm satellite, permanently assigned tractors and CB hook-up provided.

Trailers include Great Dane, Wabash and Utility models, all those are 53Ââ€Ã¢„¢ space-saver refers, 99% air-ride equipped, designed to hold temperatures between -20 and 80 F.

Marten Logistics includes Brokerage and Intermodal, the first one has the capability to provide flexible and customized service options and the Intermodal offers the flexibility and efficiency of moving freight along non-congested, uninterrupted railways.

Safety is a priority for Marten for that reason their Safety Department is responsible of  caring for this. They apply  DOT inspections, citations, company security, accident prevention, drug and alcohol tests and quarterly safety bonus programs.

In addition to Safety Program they have Safety Committee which includes building security, fire drills, building evacuation plans, on-site defibrillator, fire extinguisher classes and forklift training.