Solution: In the local marketplace multi-axle trailers were the solution which allowed an increase in trailer weight capacity as well additional units operating 24/7.The "truck-rail-truck" approach in the same marketplace allowed the customer to increase transit time versus bulk rail since an intermodal train was being utilized.
Results: By insuring timely pick-ups and meeting rail cut off times, these two modes allowed our customer to meet their demands while maintaining budgeted transportation costs.
About the Solution Provider: Universal is a leading asset-light provider of customized transportation and logistics solutions. We provide our customers with supply chain solutions that can be scaled to meet changing demands and volumes. We offer a comprehensive suite of services for your entire supply chain including transportation, value-added, intermodal and specialized services.
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