Since 1983, we have developed close relationships with a strong network of core carriers whom we depend on to meet our customers’ expectations and get the job done in a timely, professional manner. Whether the dedicated load requires an enclosed dry-van, reefer or flatbed, our group of trusted carriers are ready to perform the task to meet your timing needs.
Do you have high value or time-sensitive shipments requiring total visibility and location updates? Through our online tracking, you can view a map of your shipment’s location as frequently as every hour - Just ask to MacroPoint the load!
Have a time critical shipment? Westgate can offer solutions to solve your complex issues!
Our large network of courier providers can arrive within 2-3 hours from the time of the request for most domestic points. Cars, vans, straight trucks and 53’ enclosed vans are available to pick up ASAP with a team of drivers to run non-stop to final delivery.
If air freight is required for an urgent, next day delivery across the country, Westgate can arrange to ship your freight on a commercial flight or even charter a dedicated plane for more crucial situations.
Trust our experienced team to arrange your high, wide and specialized shipping. Over our 34 years, we have built alliances with the most reliable heavy haul carriers in the business. These over dimensional haulers have equipment ranging from standard open deck trailers & removable goosenecks to extendable drop decks and 19-axle trailers capable of hauling up to 400,000 pounds. Depending on the region you’re shipping to or from, we can align your freight with the most suitable carrier to meet your timing and budgetary requirements. Do you experience challenges arranging heavy haul shipments to/from Mexico or Canada? Not a problem! We are set up to work with just the right carriers.
Reach out to us and allow one of our Certified Transportation Brokers to provide you a quote including permitting, escort and route survey costs so your team has accurate data for planning purposes.
As an agent for Integra Logistics Services, Westgate has become aligned with the perfect partner to offer our clients seamless, cost effective solutions for long haul shipping. Integra maintains direct intermodal contracts with all Class 1 railroads, allowing Westgate’s customers to alleviate shipping costs while reducing the carbon footprint to promote a cleaner environment. Don’t let limited equipment capacity or driver shortage affect your business through uncertain fluctuations in OTR pricing. Consider the safe, reliable, and predictable alternative of intermodal transport.
Through Westgate’s strategic partnership with Donnelley Logistics Services, our customer’s benefit from best in class discounts with the all the notable LTL providers. As an additional advantage, our customer service team will pay close attention to your LTL shipments to ensure on-time carrier performance. We assist with proper freight classification of your items, claims management, and carrier disputes all on behalf of our clients. Some additional benefits provided through the DLS Worldwide, web-based tool:
- Competitive, density based pricing
- Select from multiple LTL providers to identify which carrier best fits your needs
- Get reliable rate quotes instantly
- Schedule pickups effortlessly
- Gain instant access to your shipment history
Allow Westgate to take the scheduling burdens of International Shipping away from your team. We regularly handle cross border shipments to/from Canada and Mexico, and can arrange ocean containers or air freight travel virtually anywhere in the world. Our expert partners allow us the ability to provide you all of the information and documentation that will be required prior to shipping so your freight doesn’t experience any unnecessary delays.
Whether you’re in need of assistance with a plant move, white-glove handling or a multiple truckload project, the Westgate team can coordinate the necessary services to be completed efficiently and seamlessly. Allow us to be your single contact source to plan, control and execute on your behalf any special projects or unique/out of the ordinary type shipments. We have resources available through our contact network with the ability to perform:
- Inside pickup/delivery
- Crane/rigging/trans-loading services
- Drop trailers
- Shuttle Runs
If your company ships hazardous materials, you are required to comply with the DOT or International Regulatory Standards. Westgate Global Logistics has provided Hazardous Material Training to shippers for over 20 years. Our expert trainer, Richard J. Lloyd, is a former Air Products & Chemicals employee and maintains over 35 years of hazmat experience. Westgate will provide all course material, and upon successful completion of the course, each trainee will receive a personalized certificate.
Some additional advantages include:
- Extremely competitive pricing
- Training that is 'tailored' to your specific needs and concentrates on the type of shipments, packaging and hazardous materials that your company ships regularly
- Training at your facilities to minimize employee time away from their responsibilities
- Webinar training also available for multiple location facilities
- Reminders of when updated training will be required
- Notifications on any regulatory changes that may affect your company