Since the beginning of Trans Load Limited Inc. in 1986, our slogan has been "Service is Our Only Business".
To this day, this slogan still holds true. We are a transloading facility with Reloading, Shipping, and Warehousing capabilities both by truck and rail throughout the United States and Canada. With approximately 30 acres inclusive of 130,000 square feet of enclosed warehouse space, we are located within two miles of the major highways and interstates in Birmingham, Alabama.
Trans Load Limited Inc. is served and switched by the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad with reciprocal lines Norfolk Southern and CSX. We have two rail spurs that have the capabilities of eight boxcar spots and twelve combined centerbeams and flat car spots.
Twelve forklifts ranging from 5,000 lbs. to 36,000 lbs. handle products, as well as a pettibone pipe machine, a 710 series prentice load rigged for coil steel, wire coils, and other products needing the use of a crane for loading and unloading.
Trans Load Carriers Inc., a sister company located on the premises in the Birmingham, Alabama, handles transportation by truck. A good working relationship with regional truck carriers assures that there is a consistent flow of product for our customers' requirements inbound and outbound.
The equipment, size of warehouses, and outside storage area provides endless product capabilities. Examples are lumber, sheetrock, coil steel, coil wire, all aluminum products, bagged products, steel products inclusive of I-Beams, flat sheet and foundry castings, building supplies, loading and unloading of heavy machinery and pipe products.