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ABOUT US

ABOUT US

Fore Transportation is one of the leaders in the Chicago intermodal industry and has the best drivers, and Owner Operator fleet and is complemented by a great knowledgeable staff, that has been with the company for many years.

Our trucking company operates its business from a 30-acre facility located in Harvey, IL, right next door to the Canadian National Railway’s terminal. Fore Transportation owns the real state, where the company operates its business out of and have own the property and terminal for six years.

Fore Transportation is fully bonded and insured, and has an Excellent rating from Dun and Bradstreet and the Better Business Bureau.

Fore Transportation also operates a fleet of refrigerated trailers, fully equipped with the latest satellite tracking systems, that allow to monitor shipments and adjust the temperature at a moment’s notice. All Fore company equipment has Rand McNally GPS and Electronic Logs which enables us to have complete control of our fleet and helps our drivers to stay in compliance with all DOT Hours of Service Regulations.

Key Attributes

Fore Transportation has been the house carrier for many Chicago area shippers for over 20 years. Fore Transportation is the exclusive local drayage provider for many freight forwarders, shippers, custom house brokers and manufacturers in the Chicago area. Handling international drayage shipments is the primary business for Fore Transportation and is mostly local business around the Chicago area. Fore Transportation has 100 drivers every day in the city and can handle last minute shipments at a moment’s notice. Our operations are a 24 hour a day, 7 days a week.

Fore Transportation prides itself on providing personalized service for all of its customers at a very competitive price.

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Fore Transportation Inc.

Address: 250 E 167th Street, Harvey, IL 60426
Phone: (708) 362-5657
Fax: (708) 362-5656

Year Established: 1994
Annual Sales (2013): $30 Million
Officers:
James A. Apa — President /CEO
Michael R. Apa Sr.  —  Chairman
Number of Drivers:
150 (90 company drivers and 60 owner operators)
Terminal Locations:
Harvey, IL —  Main Terminal and Corporate Headquarters
Operations:
24 hour a day, 7 days a week

Core Business:
• International container drayage
• Contract dedicated cartage
• Logistics and truckload brokerage
• Dry and refrigerated truckload services
• Container storage and repair