Memorandum of Notice: Our weekly sailing schedule has been impacted by recent weather conditions upcoming across the United States. Many consignees and shippers have restricted shipping/receiving windows due to the Weather conditions this week and have been forced to implement practices due to upcoming weather and weather related impacts, as a result deliveries will be… Read More »
Inclement Weather (Texas and other Regions)
Coronavirus – Fresh and Frozen Product
From: Blakeman Transportation Inc. Re: Fresh and Frozen product Date: March 18, 2020 Effective Immediately Blakeman Transportation’s commitment to an OTIF (On Time in Full) MABD (Made appointment by date) has and will not waiver in the shadows of COVID-19. With this being said, many consignees have restricted receiving windows due to the outbreak and… Read More »
Coronavirus – Fresh Product
From: Blakeman Transportation Inc. Re: Fresh product Date: March 18, 2020 Effective Immediately Blakeman Transportation’s commitment to an OTIF (On Time in Full) MABD (Made appointment by date) has and will not waiver in the shadows of COVID-19. With this being said, many consignees have restricted receiving windows due to the outbreak and have implemented… Read More »
Subject: Corona Virus For Release: Immediately Effective Date: March 13, 2020 As everyone is aware, the Coronavirus / COVID-19 Outbreak has impacted the world both economically and personally. The team at Blakeman Transportation holds in highest regards the freight, personnel, and the safety of all partners and communities. With this being said, Blakeman Transportation… Read More »
We at Blakeman are committed while being cautious to support our clients and carriers, currently and into the foreseeable future operating conditions/hours have not been impacted. We will update our website should any closures and or service issues arise. Please be safe and extra mindful of others in this time of uncertainty.
Blakeman Transportation is pleased to announce 6 more Brokers have now earned their CTB Certifications. This brings the total of all Dispatchers that now have their Certified Transportation Broker (CTB) certifications to 83%. We want to congratulate all our employee’s that have put in the extra effort to achieve that goal.
Congratulations to the 6 members of the Blakeman Transportation Team in becoming newly TIA CTB Certified. We are proud of the hard work and study you have applied in the time leading up to the test. We are excited as the learning and building process continues. Congratulations!!
Inclement Weather (Hurricane Dorian)
August 28, 2019 As we approach this upcoming weekend and into the next few weeks it appears that the weather and conditions on the South Eastern seaboard and Eastern United States could very well be impacted by Hurricane Dorian. Because of this, service and hours of operations for both shippers and receivers, as well transit… Read More »
Carter Blood Drive
Yesterday was a Great Day at Blakeman Transportation Inc. Thanks to the Coordination efforts of Linda Ferris and the Carter Blood Care mobile unit, the Blakeman team was able to partake in a blood drive that will impact the lives not only of those who receive blood but those who are involved in the giving… Read More »
At the end of Q2 2019 we had 11 staff members take the TIA certification exam to become a Certified Transportation Broker. We are pleased to announce that all 11 staff members that took the exam are now Certified Transportation Brokers. This brings our company percentage of CTB’s to 64 percent, job well done! Our… Read More »
TIA AWARDS 37 LOGISTICS
PROFESSIONALS COVETED DESIGNATION
For Immediate Release Alexandria, VA (July 16, 2019) – Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) has granted 37 logistics professionals the designation of Certified Transportation Brokers (CTB). The CTB allows brokers to differentiate themselves within the marketplace by demonstrating core competencies in three tested sections of: brokerage basics and basic business skills, contracts and pricing, and lastly, the… Read More »
Claims Manager adds Safety Director to Her Title
Between July 31st and Aug 3rd, Nadia Martin attended the North American Transportation Management Institutes’ (NATMI) Safety Director Certification program in Dubuque, IA. NATMI provides internationally recognized, university accredited training, and professional certification to truck management professionals. The Certified Director of Safety (CDS) program teaches candidates how to implement and manage a safety program, create… Read More »