Trailer Bridge Inc

By: Bubbajunk.com

Trailer Bridge was founded in 1991 and has adapted what works best on water with what works best on the highway, linked the two of them together to drive down costs and shared a portion of that value with customers. It is based on a single network system that provides single-carrier responsibility across the United States and on to Puerto Rico.

Malcom P. McLean - the founder of the company, invented containerization more than forty years ago and thus created Trailer BridgeÂâ€Ã¢„¢s unique combination of over-the road and over-the-water transportation. It became a public company in 1997and its stock offering has placed Trailer Bridge in an excellent position to expand its innovative transportation system in both current and new markets, listed on the NASDAQ as TRBR.

The company has the largest fleet of 53-foot high cube containers available in the trade and our Triplestack Box Carriers are the first vessels to be built in over 15 years, designed specifically for Puerto Rico; the combination of which means lower per unit shipping costs for products. The company was the first to bring Puerto Rico the 53-foot high cube container and their commitment to innovation has continued since. It is also the first carrier to employ its own drivers and operate and operate its own trucks, equipment, vessels and marine facilities.

There is a full and fair disclosure to investors and the company has established certain procedures for the confidential, anonymous submission of concerns about the company by employees regarding questionable accounting, Internal accounting controls or questionable auditing matters.

Apart from this whistle blower policy that works well to bringing concerns of the employees to the forefront, the company also offers a benefit package at par with industry standards. This includes Health insurance and prescription drug benefits for low monthly contribution, employees and dependents, Company paid dental insurance for employees and dependents, Company paid life and disability coverage for employees, Vision plan for employees with a small monthly contribution for dependents an Employee Assistance Program, Paid time off and holidays, a Tuition Reimbursement program as well as the 401(k) plan with company match. Trailer Bridge Inc. thus assures its employees of the same level of commitment towards their development and security as the stability and growth the employees extend to the company through dedication and reliable, effective and timely services.