What is a Dry Van Trailer?
A dry van trailer is a fully enclosed semi-trailer mostly used to ship non-perishable cargo. It is specially designed to transport boxed, palletized, or loose cargo and enclosed to protect its contents from harsh external elements. A dry van trailer is also known as a box trailer or a dry van.
Common Types of Dry Van Trailers.
If you have previously shipped or received cargo, it is most likely that your freight was transported on a dry van trailer. They come in various sizes, including:
All You Need to Know About Dry Van Trailers
Box trailers are overly versatile and can ship a wide range of consumer packaged goods from non-perishable foods, furniture, and clothing to automotive, electronics, and machinery parts. At Heavy Haulers, we boast a fleet of dry van trailers operated by a team of professional drivers to ship our clients' load across all 50 states of the nation and beyond.
While a dry van is not temperature-controlled, it also protects the freight from harsh climatic factors such as rain, excess heat, or high wings. The trailers are also lockable, which also protects the cargo from theft.
Reputable Dry Van Carriers
Dry vans are easily accessible from a variety of reputable carriers such as Heavy Equipment Transport. As such, partnering with us eliminates the extra costs that come with special operations and service extras. Whether you need to ship a few pallets or the entire van, we have the equipment and capability to serve you right at the most competitive rates in the industry.
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Meet The Team
Here are just a few leading team memebers out of 80+ Specialists.
Eddie L. Arevalo’s real world on-the-road experience has helped him catapult to the top of our sales force. Add to that his spotless customer service track record and you have the perfect combination to help transport your investment to its next destination.Eddie Arevalo Branch Manager
Jacob Mingledorff has been in the logistics industry for over 10 years and is well versed on DOT regulations, oversize and super sized loads throughout the country. This wealth of knowledge has helped customers avoid serious issues on the road along with saving the client hundreds and even thousands of dollars.Jacob Mingledorff Logistics Coordinator
Our Logistics Manager, Milos Visnijic, has excelled in every position and has always demonstrated the highest level of customer support to all of his clients. With over 10 years of experience in the logistics field, there’s nothing Milos has not seen and has not been able to overcome.Milos Visnjic Senior Logistics Specialist
Stephen Ladd has been with NTS and Heavy Haulers for over four (4) years with thousands of successfully completed deliveries and satisfied customers. Stephen has a business degree and certified in computer technology. Stephen has been praised by his customers for delivering on his promises along with offering top notch customer service, especially when working on time sensitive orders.Stephen Ladd Logistics Coordinator
Chris Kyle has been a logistics coordinator with Nationwide Transport Services since 2014 and is the branch manager of our Cape Coral, FL office. Chris specializes in moving all types of freight, both legal and over dimensional; as well as construction / agricultural equipment and personal automobiles.Chris Kyle Cape Coral, FL Branch Manager
Sam Duncan is proof that one can love coming in to work! Sam always comes in to the office with the positive energy required to get the job done and he’s never too busy to take or return a phone call to ensure customer satisfaction. Native Floridian that grew up in Miami so he's used to the fast pace hussle.Sam Duncan WPB, FL Branch Manager