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Shipping a Viking Ship

Landstar Heavy Haul

The careful coordination needed to move a replica Viking ship across the country required an expert in heavy/specialized transportation.

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Awarding the Star of Quality

Star of Quality

Each month, deserving business capacity owners (BCOs), operators and agents earn Landstar’s Star of Quality Award.  The award, for members of the Landstar family who ago above and beyond the call of duty, recognizes their extra efforts and

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Transporting Specialized Freight Across the U.S.-Mexico Border

Bridge Crane in Laredo, Texas

Heavy or specialized loads present their own unique set of challenges for shippers handling cross-border trade. Pre-trip planning on this type of freight is critical.

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Moving Marilyn Monroe

Over-dimensional Freight

Moving this 26-foot tall, 34,000-pound statue of Marilyn Monroe, called for just one owner-operator with many years of experience.

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Deliver to Win Truck Giveaway Winner Gets His Birthday Wish!

Landstar BCO Rosemberg Villarreal

Landstar Business Capacity Owner (BCO) Rosemberg Villarreal of Grand Prairie, Texas, won a 2019 Peterbilt 579 UltraLoft, the first of two trucks Landstar will give away to its owner-operators in 2019.

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A Winning Premonition

Landstar BCO David Zelsdorf

Landstar million mile safe driver David Zelsdorf says something magical happened at the 2018 BCO All-Star Celebration in Savannah, Georgia.

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The Landstar Link, Winter 2019

The Winter 2019 Landstar Link is now available.

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Cross-Border Freight Visibility

Tracking and Tracing

Access to data has facilitated better visibility and a qualified cross-border carrier should be able to provide shippers with shipment tracking even after their freight crosses into Mexico.

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Trucking a Ship

Heavy Haul Transportation

It would be impossible to haul an entire ship on a truck, even for the most experienced owner-operator with a super heavy duty truck, but Joe Donovan, Landstar business capacity owner (BCO), Million Mile Safe Driver and Roadstar® honoree, came close.

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Landstar’s First Truck Giveaway of 2019

Landstar’s first truck giveaway of 2019 is just a few weeks away. The annual Deliver to Win Truck Giveaway sponsored by Pilot/Flying J will happen Thursday, Jan. 24, during Landstar’s BCO Appreciation Days event in Jacksonville, Florida.

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