Barr-Nunn Mission Statement
"We are a truckload transportation Company with a relentless commitment to anticipating and exceeding the expectations of each customer."
Barr-Nunn Transportation, founded in 1982 is a privately owned truckload carrier headquartered in Granger, IA. In addition to our Headquarters and centralized dispatch and customer service location in Granger IA, we also have Equipment Maintenance and Driver Orientation facilities in Charlotte, NC and Manchester, PA. These company facilities are supported by an extensive, nationwide outsourced equipment maintenance network as well as a number of secure drop lots.
Barr-Nunn Transportation offers full truckload, dry van services, with an emphasis on time sensitive, service intensive deliveries. In addition to our National Fleet which primarily services the eastern half of the United States, Barr-Nunn Transportation also operates distinct Regional short-haul operations centered in Des Moines IA, Chicago IL, Columbus OH, Allentown PA, and Atlanta GA. Barr-Nunn also has extensive experience in dedicated operations and has been successful in creating numerous “temporary pop-up” fleets to meet surge demands of our customer base. See some of our additional service elements below.
Available two-person driver team and expedited services
Available drop trailers
Highly qualified drivers, who have met some of the highest hiring standards in the industry
Superior safety record and a DOT “Satisfactory” safety rating
100% Qualcomm equipped Company and Owner/Operator tractors
Full EDI capabilities
One of the industry's lowest driver turnover ratios among carriers our size
Newer fleet consisting of Freightliner and International tractors
Uniform trailer fleet consisting of all 53’ air ride equipped trailers
Available single source operational contact
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