U.S. Bulk Transport
Total Environmental and Industrial Transport Solutions
Left to right: U.S. Bulk Transportation Professionals: Controller Miriam Thomas; Chief Operations Manager Craig Goodelle; President Gary Goodelle and Recruiting Manager Chris Kavala.
By Steve Pollock
ERIE, PA…Since it was founded by Gary Goodelle in 1991; U.S. Bulk Transport, Inc has been on a pace of steady and controlled growth. U.S. Bulk is a 100% owner-operator company that operates all semi-dump trailers to haul commodities that serve the steel and other heavy industrial manufacturers as well as environmental hazmat and hazardous waste.
U.S. Bulk has grown to be the nation’s leader in semi-dump hazard waste hauling. They maintain the largest semi-dump network of terminals and logistics offices (20) that are located east of the Mississippi as well as in Omaha, Nebraska and Hammond, Louisiana (Baton Rouge). The offices are managed by experienced professionals who all have an average of 20 years in the semi-dump industry. This extensive network provides a large and diverse customer base for semi-dump freight. No matter where you haul a U.S. Bulk load, all the companies’ resources are utilized to ensure that the best load is waiting for you. U.S. Bulk has built a reputation with their semi-dump customers for reliability, dependability and excellent service that have made them the carrier of choice for industrial and hazardous waste customers.
Because of the expansive nature of their freight hauls, U.S. Bulk can lease owner-operators throughout the United States. Owner-operators are welcome with our without a Hazmat endorsement. U.S. Bulk offers Hazmat training and certification. Their Safety Managers are qualified to offer Hazmat training and to certify drivers. As the largest semi-dump hazardous waste hauler in the nation, U.S. Bulk can offer Owner-operators excellent rates. Owner-operators are paid 80% of the gross and U.S. Bulk’s fuel surcharge is paid on 100% of the gross. Settlements, including the fuel surcharge, are paid each week. U.S. Bulk also believes in transparency. Settlement statements are simple and easy to understand. You will know exactly what you are making on each load you haul. U.S. Bulk strives to offer Owner-Operators the very best choices of semi-dump freight, whether it is industrial, hazmat or hazardous waste. The company schedules Owner-operators home on weekends and of course there is no forced dispatch. Weekend work is sometimes available if you choose.