Located approximately 70 miles east of St. Louis, Missouri in the small town of Salem, Illinois. The company was founded in 1978 and incorporated in 1981. On March 1, 1990 The company operated 87 tractors and 145 temperature controlled trailers however with a good base of customers the company has increased its assets to over 400 tractors and over 550 temperature controlled trailers. All trailers are capable of handling weights up to 46,000 lbs. and temperatures ranging from +80 to -20 degrees F. The company currently replaces tractors every 36 months for an average age of 18 months and trailers are replaced every 48 months for an average age of 24 months. This trade cycle insures less breakdown potential and more on time deliveries. All company operated tractors have Qualcomm Communication Systems installed to expedite dispatch and load tracking.