The perfect storm of hurricanes, driver shortages, ELD fears, and rising fuel costs have elevated freight rates to multi-year highs across the nation. A record breaking seven loads to one truck was reported for the first time ever since DAT Trend lines launched in 2010. Capacity remains tight as the industry prepares for Black-Friday’s retail [...]
Great article on DAT.com about how the market demand for van freight is on the rise. "Brokers and shippers had a harder time finding trucks last week, so they paid a premium in most major markets and lanes. Capacity was tighter because of the annual Roadcheck inspection blitz, and with the added pressure caused by [...]
AFTER 17 YEARS, SHANAHAN TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS IS MOVING TO A NEW LOCATION! Effective January 2016, our new address will be: 300 Weyman Road Suite 350 Pittsburgh, PA 15236 We look forward to many more years of success providing the service you need, when you need it!
Shanahan Transportation Systems meets new MAP-21 bonding requirement effective October 1, 2013 On July 6, 2012 the President signed legislation that requires all brokers and forwarders to increase their bond amount from $10,000 to $75,000 by October 1, 2013. Regardless of the type of business, all companies who broker loads, either as a broker, forwarder, [...]
Shanahan Transportation Systems proudly operates the Pittsburgh and Harrisburg stations of RR Donnelley's DLS Worldwide, an RR Donnelley Company. The Pittsburgh station was recognized as the premier operating office in the entire RR Donnelley's DLS Worldwide network of more than 60 stations located across the United States and Canada. And the success continued in the first [...]