Drayage Capacity Tight in the Port of Mobile? Streamline Your Services
The Port of Mobile suffers from a drayage capacity shortage and expensive container rentals and chassis.
BR Williams professionals can help you with cost-effective solutions. Once your container arrives at the Port, we have the capacity to locally dray the container directly to our Mobile, AL Distribution Center & Warehouse.
For your palletized products, we will provide 53’ vans to your location and bring the products to our Mobile location. Our professionals will trans-load or cross-dock your palletized shipment to a container and then return the container to APM Terminals. This option ensures your containers are loaded and delivered to the Port of Mobile, with no extra cost.
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Key Features of Intermodal Trucking & Drayage Services
Superior Customer Service
We treat our carriers, better than they would like to be treated. Our shipper customers benefit from a higher percentage of on-time pick-ups and deliveries, less volatile rates, less volatile access to capacity, and lower claims ratio.
We offer unparalleled customer access to the tracking information and documents that they need. Our tracking portal gives direct access to all loads, past present and future as well as current status and location history.
White Glove Care and Appreciation
Our core values of Honesty, Integrity, and Service are the heart of our company. Every driver that picks up and delivers a customer’s freight cares for it like it’s their own.
Shipment Status and Tracking
Customers can check on the status of their shipments through our online customer load tracking system so you can always see where your products are!
With complete visibility throughout your supply chain, we use our WMS Portal to enter all units/parts and track all inventory as it comes in, while it is in our facility and when it is shipped out.
We provide customized warehousing and distribution solutions to meet the needs of all our customers. From one box to thousands of individual parts or pallets, we can handle all aspects of receiving and order fulfillment based on the unique demands of your business.
I want to let you know that thus far BR Williams – Mobile has truly done an OUTSTANDING job handling our material. I could not be happier honestly. We have had accounts with over 40 different 3PL’s and I can honestly say so far, BR Williams has been the most organized! I look forward to doing a ton of business with BR Williams.
Ryan Hensley, President, The Andec Group
BR Williams is an excellent trucking company and service provider for our company. We use them for flatbed moves to container stripping and everything in between. They are always competitive and the service is outstanding.
Steven Ochs, Operation Manager, Mid West Projects, UTC Overseas, Inc.
Tricord International depends heavily on the transportation services and inventory management services that BR Williams so effectively provides. Our business runs smoother because of their partnership
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Frequently Asked Questions
- Is BR Williams asset based or non-asset?
- How much cargo liability insurance do you have?
BR Williams carries up to $500,000 in liability insurance.
- What kind of equipment do you have?
BR Williams is a dry van only fleet, but we do move flatbeds everyday with our contract partner carriers (Logistics Division).
- Do you have cold storage in warehousing?
No. However, we do broker cold storage trucks through our Logistics Services.
- Do you have load tracking?
- Are you a bonded warehouse?
No. BR Williams is not a bonded warehouse.
- Can I view my warehouse inventory online?
Yes. Our customers can access their inventory by logging into our WMS Portal on our website.
- Is BR Williams Trucking, Inc. ISO 9001:2015 Certified?
YES! ISO 9000 is a series of quality standards that outline the requirements for quality management systems. They were developed to promote worldwide standards for management of quality. We received our initial certification April 10, 2002 by our registrar NSF International Strategic Registrations, LTD. and are currently in good standing. An auditor from NSF-ISR conducts surveillance audits and Re-assessment audits periodically to examine our quality system for compliance. The certification is utilized within BR Williams to develop, implement, and improve the effectiveness of the processes and procedures to assure consistent quality service to our customers.
Tier-1 Automotive Supplier Case Study
“As Director of Logistics for a large automotive concern, logistics issues are normal daily events, but when a container of new machinery arriving at the Port of Mobile was accidentally dumped on the terminal yard, a whole set of unfamiliar problems arrived on my desk. Although I wasn’t an existing customer, the team at BR Williams treated our organization like we may well have been their only customer! With white-glove attention to detail, BR Williams coordinated cranes, assisted with recovery of the damaged goods from port, provided drayage services, trans-loaded and warehoused the damaged goods, hosted the salvage surveyors, trans-loaded the good materials to previously contracted carriers—essentially acted as our 3PL working well beyond normal business hours to help make a bad situation better. They earned my professional respect in just a few short days and can rest assured that they have earned a spot in my book of trusted suppliers of quality logistics services. Kudos!”
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