Transport Designs Inc.


Transport Designs, Inc. was co-founded in 1985 by Michael Hogan and Leonard Korbel. They were a successful match from the starting, with Mike's background in economics & finance, while Leonard concentrated on day to day operations and possessed an in depth knowledge of maintenance.

The company has been built on providing quality truckload service to service-sensitive shippers. Their primary market is between the Midwest and West Coast. Their customer preservation is a trait they pride themselves in. Presently, the company continues to work for the same customers that they started out with in 1985. Their professional staff will coordinate and monitor customer shipments to delivery. The company has offers such as fleet of 250 late model tractors, Competitive Pricing, Air-Ride Dry Vans, 550 trailers, Solo and Team Service, Terminal in Salt Lake City, UT.

Mike and Leonard, have built Transport Designs, Inc. from a two-truck operation to a successful company providing over 280 families with a stable, ever-growing work environment. The company began as a diverse company with multiple methods of service including like a local, regional, and long haul routes, using flatbed, refrigerated and dry van trailers.

The company operations department works very hard to keep their Drivers and Owner Operators constantly moving. Their dispatchers cover geographic territories, as opposed dispatching their own specified group of drivers. This is a benefit to their drivers because the dispatchers develop strong relationships and constancy with customers within their territories.
Transport Designs, Inc. stays current on the industry standards. The company feels that by belonging to various organizations, they can better serve their customers and offer greater industry knowledge to their drivers. Some of the wonderful organizations that Transport Designs, Inc. belongs to are CA Transportation Club, Denver, Los Angeles, Minnesota Transportation Association, Southern Minnesota Transportation Association, Truckload Carriers Association CO Transportation Club, Mid-Central Minnesota Transportation Club, Transportation Club of Minneapolis and St. Paul.

The company is currently providing over 280 families with the quality of life hard working people expect and deserve. The company emphasize communication between drivers/contractors, customers, and their office and shop staff to constantly struggle for perfection. The company is looking for career drivers and work hard to gain driver input and focus on the retention of the highest quality of drivers.