W C McQuaide Inc

By: Bubbajunk.com

The company was founded in 1936 by William C. McQuaide as a one-truck operation, carrying Steel for the Apollo Steel Co in PA growing one truck at a time and became the house carrier for Bethlehem Steel CorporationÂâ€Ã¢„¢s Johnstown Plant in 1949. Two years down the line, McQuaide moved the entire operation and headquarters to Johnstown, PA, its current location
 
The company was incorporated in 1957 and from its humble beginnings as a flatbed steel carrier, McQuaide has evolved into a full service logistics provider with van, TL and flatbed service as well as other logistic services including warehousing, dedicated service, expedited service, storage trailer rental, truck and auto repair, air charter, pipeline contractor services and computer services, expanding to meet increasing customer demands. These are ably met through divisions like MTL, which caters to truckloads, MCS logistics, a division servicing truck and auto repair, computer services, a logistics unit and MST which provides storage trailers while MCS provides pipeline contractors too.

The many kinds of services that McQuaide provides are bonded, dedicated, flatbed, expedited, exclusive-use-of-vehicle, import-export including full container transport, non-dedicated, power lift-gate and Van services too. The various types of equipment include power units, straight trucks and double and triple axle tractors. The trailers are expandable flatbeds (45' to 65'), Flatbeds (45' & 48') some of which have removable sides with air ride vans measuring 28', 45', 48' and 53' which may be provided on a month-to-month or long-term rental basis.

The company is in the course of currently performing Tractor & Trailer repair services for several commercial and private fleets and has two locations in Pennsylvania, which provide round the clock emergency road service or in-shop repairs. With over 60 years of experience under its belt, W. C. McQuaide, Inc has been servicing equipment while providing excellent service at competitive prices- the reason for its success and continual development.