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INTERMODAL

Smart, cost-effective shipping for long-distance travel.

Efficient Shipping Utilizing Multiple Modes Of Transportation

Efficient Shipping Utilizing Multiple Modes Of Transportation

We can provide more options by leveraging multiple transportation modes to help you move your freight quickly and efficiently.

We can provide more options by leveraging multiple transportation modes to help you move your freight quickly and efficiently.

Is Intermodal Freight Shipping the right logistic solution for you? Do you have more questions? Let us help guide you through the process or view the F.A.Q.’s below or talk to one of our experts today.

Is Intermodal Freight Shipping the right logistic solution for you? Do you have more questions? Let us help guide you through the process or view the F.A.Q.’s below or talk to one of our experts today.

What Is Intermodal Shipping?

Intermodal Shipping is the combination of using multiple modes of transportation to reduce freight cost. Freight is packaged in shipping containers so that it can be moved safely and easily from one form of transport to another.

Intermodal Shipping is the combination of using multiple modes of transportation to reduce freight cost.

Freight is packaged in shipping containers so that it can be moved safely and easily from one form of transport to another.

What Forms of Transport Are Used with Intermodal Opportunities?

The most common forms of Intermodal transportation are truck and rail; however, it can include air and ocean methods too.

What are the benefits of Intermodal shipping?

Utilizing Intermodal Shipping for your freight needs will help you:

  • Move more product faster
  • Smaller carbon footprint
  • More reliable delivery time notifications
  • Less accidents and damage

When Should You Consider Using Intermodal Shipping?

  • If you need to send multiple LTL shipments to the same destination, several times a week.
  • If you want to reduce your carbon footprint.
  • If your shipment is traveling longer distances (more than 200 miles).
  • If your shipment is going to and from metro areas or across borders.
  • If extra care is necessary to ensure the security of the shipment.
  • If your product has seasonal increase in shipment volumes.

Keep in mind, drayage services will be required to transport goods to their destination after arrival.

Keep in mind, drayage services will be required to transport goods to their destination after arrival.

SHC Logistics is the single-source solution for your Intermodal logistical needs.
Our comprehensive service allows you to experience peace of mind.

SHC Logistics is the single-source solution for your
Intermodal logistical needs. Our comprehensive service
allows you to experience peace of mind.

Enjoy expert management of your shipments from start to finish,
from one place, with a single point of contact.

Enjoy expert management of your shipments from
start to finish, from one place, with a single
point of contact.