Drayage / Intermodal
Horizon Freight System
Horizon Freight System, founded in 1983, has become one of the country’s most stable, fastest growing and dependable intermodal carriers. The Horizon Freight System’s operating philosophy is concise: Take good care of our customers. This credo is based on three principles of services.
- Reliability: We do what we say and deliver what we promise – on time.
- Responsiveness: Our customers’ requests are handled immediately.
- Assurance. Horizon works consistently to maintain our customer’ loyalty and confidence. By performing in a timely, professional manner, we build trust with our customers.
Horizon partners with railroads, steamship companies, third-party intermodal providers, and directly with shippers to deliver freight to virtually any location in the United States. Our terminals offer a variety of services – local, regional, and long haul.
Often our customers will need to reposition their empty containers to more strategic locations to better services their shippers. Horizon can be counted on to deliver containers timely to virtually any location in our service area.
This time-sensitive service is available at all major railroad interchanges. Horizon prides itself on being the “Connecting Carrier.”
Horizon’s Special Commodity Division is adept at handling oversized, over-dimensional cargo.
Horizon specializes in recovery work. If you have just-in-time loads, Horizon has a special unit available to aid in your relief and recovery work.
Shipping with Confidence
You can rest easy when you place your business with Horizon. Horizon’s nearly two-decade record of experience instills confidence in our customers. So does our outstanding safety record. Plus, you benefit from placing your shipping with a large well capitalized company.
At Horizon, we take the role of safety and risk-management seriously. Our operators are expected to comply not only with Department of Transportation regulations, but also with Horizon standards, which significantly exceed the industry norm.
For more information contact us at 973.331.8220 or via email.