Metzger & Son Trucking Co Inc


Metzger Trucking was founded by Ernie Metzger in the year 50's with an International K-7. Ernie used the K 7 to haul lumber, brick, block, steel etc.
The company is located in Silver Lake; IN. Metzger Trucking is committed to excellence in Transportation. The companyÂâ€Ã¢„¢s location in North Central Indiana between South Bend and Fort Wayne gives the ability to deliver freight locally and nationwide quickly.  The company move a wide variety of cargo with its outstanding equipment comprised of air-ride flatbed, 53' air-ride van and step deck / drop deck trailers.
Metzger Trucking holds 1 million dollars worth of liability insurance and 100,000.00 dollar cargo insurance. The companyÂâ€Ã¢„¢s commercially licensed drivers pilot some of the best trucks and trailers on the road today.
Metzger Trucking's fleet is comprised of Kenworth W900L's and trailers which are among the best on the road. The freight arrives in good condition and is well represented from pickup to delivery. Flatbed trailers are generally used to haul material such as sheet steel, steel coils, sheet aluminum, aluminum coils or stainless steel coils, brick, machinery, tractors or freight that is too wide or tall to fit inside a van trailer. In addition, flatbeds are useful if you do not have a dock and must side unload the trailer using a forklift or tractor. Van trailers are generally used to haul material such as paper, palletized cargo, skidded steel coils, carbon black, skidded aluminum, insulation and many other types of similar freight.  Vans are excellent for hauling material that must be protected from the elements. The majorities of the companyÂâ€Ã¢„¢s vans are 53' and have air-ride suspensions to provide extra protection for the load. The company provides traditional trucking along with LTL and expedited service. Additionally company also provides for very sensitive material which needs an air-ride trailer or logistic straps. The company flat bed trailers are very versatile because they can be run as a traditional flatbed or with the sides up which completely protect freight from the elements.

Metzger TruckingÂâ€Ã¢„¢s growth is the result of their commitment to the clients and their customers. Every customer is important to the company, and meeting their needs is the primary focus of their business.