44 Buck Shoals Rd, Ste H-8, Arden, NC 28704
Phone: 828-687-9280  Toll: 1-800-688-9280  Fax: 828-687-9674
Email: AVL@SpecialService.net

Operations Manager: Conrad Taylor
Email: CTaylor@SpecialService.net

Line Haul: Daily between Charlotte & Asheville

Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Outside hours by special arrangement and 24/7 on call dispatch and service

 

STATION INFORMATION

Asheville is a full-service station offering two-man service, hospital, industrial, residential, and commercial pickups and deliveries. They offer a full complement of specialized services as well, Inclusive: Inside; Unpacking; Room-of-choice; Setup and assemble; Time specific deliveries to meet install crews; Packing; Banding and shrink wrapping, and Removal of debris from the delivery.

The majority of the freight inbounds daily on a dedicated line haul truck from Charlotte, and pick-ups return the same way that evening for routing out of the Asheville / Charlotte area.

AVL utilizes a 7200 sq. ft. warehouse for servicing the pick-up and delivery needs of commercial and residential Asheville as well as the far flung surrounding areas.

Equipment includes three 26’ Straight Trucks with lift gates equipped with e-trak, straps, pallet jacks, and hand trucks, two 16’ box truck for getting into those hard to reach mountainous areas, as well as two mid-sized sprinters, and one cargo van.
The line haul Tractor / Trailer is available for some use during the middle part of the day.

Asheville services Areas A-C on daily regulars and D, E, F, as volume or circumstances require.
They regularly run out of state Hot Shots.

Facility:
7200 sq. ft. secured warehouse / 4 dock level and grade level doors
Material handling eq: Pallet jacks, Fork Lifts, dock plates, pads, dollies etc.

Services:
24/7 on call dispatch & service availability
Local PU &D, assembly & tech / logistic inside support
Expedited 48 state ‘exclusive use vehicles’
White glove 2/3/4 man crews for new & remodel installs
Convention / Arena freight trained personnel / hot shots to next location
Terminal storage &transfer handling
Military & Nuclear Power Station pick up & deliveries
Air Charter service support

Vehicles:
Boxvans for local and over the road and expedite work
Straightrucks 26′ and 16′, lift gates, straps, pads etc, and OTR /sleeper cabs
Sprinter vans & Cargo vans

Drivers:
TSA cleared Employees & Drivers
Criminal Background checks & 10 year DMV check
Mandatory Drug Testing Program

ACCESSORIALS

Asheville, NC (AVL) Accessorials
Weight or DIM applies whichever is greater
Any Pick-up or delivery requested within the next 2 hours will be charged as a 'Special'
2 MAN time starts from departure & runs until return to station
Tariffs based on $100,000 Cargo Insurance applicable if a declared value is previously declared, accepted and charged.
Insurance charge will increase if additional Cargo Insurance requested

Over Length Freight Rule: Any shipment containing a piece exceeding 12ft (144 inches) in length will be assessed a $50 'Overlength' Fee, in addition to all other applicable charges.  Any shipment containing a piece exceeding 20ft (240 inches) in length will be assessed a $75 'Overlength' Fee, in addition to all other applicable charges.
Special Service reserves the right to defer transport of such freight until suitable space is available on its equipment.

SPECIAL PICK-UP AND DELIVERY*

  AREA M-F 0800-1700 M-F 1701-0759 SAT/SUN/HOL
  A 45.15 50.30 59.10
  B 50.30 56.50 69.90
  C 59.10 64.50 86.10
  D 64.50 75.30 96.95
  E 75.29 86.10 107.75
  F 101.50 103.35 125.95

* Add these charges to the regular pick-up & delivery charges

 

LINEHAUL BETWEEN ASHEVILLE AND CHARLOTTE
(If needing linehaul and a local - just add the two together for pricing)

  LINEHAUL MIN 100 1000 2000 5000
  CLT - AVL 23.29 9.42 9.42 9.42 9.42
  AVL - CLT 23.29 9.36 9.36 9.36 9.36

 

OUT OF AREA SPECIALS

TRANSPORT CHARGE
  VAN 1.55 PER MILE ONE-WAY - To CLT 225.00 PLUS FSG
  SPRINTER VAN 1.70 PER MILE ONE-WAY - To CLT 257.00 PLUS FSG
  STRAIGHT TRUCK 1.97 PER MILE ONE-WAY - To CLT 282.00 PLUS FSG

*Add .50c per mile for team drivers

 

ACCESSORIAL CHARGES

ACCESORIALS CHARGE
  SECURITY & COMPLIANCE FEE 1.00 PER HAWB
  C.O.D. OR F.C.C.O.D. 15.00 OR 1% OF AMOUNT (MAX $50.00)
  ISSUING A CHECK 10.00 to $100/35.00 to $1000/OVER $1000 - CFQ
  DECLARED VALUE 0.75 PER $100 OR 5.00 MIN
  PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN/EMAILED 5.00 PER SKID/3.00 ADDITIONAL PICTURE/ANGLE
  HAZMAT 50.00 - 2000LBS / 100.00 - 10,000, 10,001+ CFQ
  AIRPORT DROP OR RECOVERY 10.00
  PREPARE AIR BILL 3.50
  FAX COPY 1.00
  PALLET JACK 10.00
  DECLARED VALUE 0.75 PER $100.00 OR 5.00 MIN
  INSIDE PICK-UP & DELIVERY 15.00 MIN OR 2.00 PER CWT
  PERSONAL OR RESIDENTIAL 20.00 PER SHIPMENT
  TRANSFER FEES 3.50 OR 1.50 PER CWT
  WAITING TIME 50.00 PER HOUR
  LIFT GATE 45.00
  HOSPITAL 25.00
  HOTEL 20.00/2.00 CWT
  AIRPORT DROP 10.00
  MALL P/U OR DELIVERY 20.00
  STORAGE 10.00 MIN OR 0.25 CWT PER DAY
  TSC FEE (INBOND SERVICE CHARGE) 45.00 PER BILL CLEARED
  CROSS DOCK FEE 1.5 C/LB IN AND 1.5C/LB OUT
  ONE FLIGHT OF STAIRS OVER 50LBS 25.00
  STADIUMS & ENT ARENAS 25.00 MIN. OR 2.50 CWT
  MILITARY BASES 25.00 MIN. OR 2.50 CWT
  SECURITY CLEARANCE 25.00 MIN. OR 2.50 CWT
  UNIVERSITY/SCHOOLS 25.00 MIN. OR 2.50 CWT
  CONVENTION CENTER 30.00 MIN. OR 2.50 CWT
  AIR CHARTERS 50.00 PER TAIL #
  AIRPORT RECOVERIES 2.00 MIN OR 1.00 CWT
  OVER THE COUNTER 40.00 MIN. OR 4.00 CWT
  SECOND MAN 45.00 HR - SEE AREA MINIMUMS ABOVE
  SECOND DRIVER - EUV 0.75 PER MILE
  CUTTING BILLS 5.00 EACH
  PACKAGING (PALLET/SHRINK WRAP) 35.00 PER SKID
  BANDING OR BLACK SHRINK WRAP 5.00 EACH/PER PALLET
  UNCRATE 35.00
  DETRASH 45.00 MIN/2 std skids/25 ea add'n skid, RFQ Crates
  GOVERNMENT PUBLIC HOLIDAYS WEEKENDS & ACCESSORIALS +10%
  DIMENSIONAL WT WILL BE APPLIED DIM FACTOR OF 194
 OVER-LENGTH RULE 12'-20' 50.00/ OVER 20' 75.00
POINTS SERVICED

Asheville, NC (AVL) Pick-Up & Drop

CITY ZIP AREA CITY ZIP AREA
ALEXANDER, NC 28701 C HAZELWOOD, NC 28738 D
ALMOND, NC 28702 F HENDERSONVILLE, NC 28739 B
ANDREWS, NC 28901 F HENDERSONVILLE, NC 28791 B
AQUONE, NC 28781 F HENDERSONVILLE, NC 28793 B
ARDEN, NC 28704 A HIGHLANDS, NC 28741 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801 A HORSE SHOE, NC 28742 B
ASHEVILLE, NC 28802 A HOT SPRINGS, NC 28743 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28803 A JONAS RIDGE, NC 28641 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28804 A LAKE JUNALUSKA, NC 28745 D
ASHEVILLE, NC 28805 A LAKE LURE, NC 28746 D
ASHEVILLE, NC 28806 A LAKE TOXAWAY, NC 28747 E
ASHEVILLE, NC 28810 A LANDRUM, SC 29356 D
ASHEVILLE, NC 28813 A LEICESTER, NC 28748 C
ASHEVILLE, NC 28814 A LINVILLE, NC 28646 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28815 A LYNN, NC 28750 D
ASHEVILLE, NC 28816 A MAGGIE VALLEY, NC 28751 D
BAKERSVILLE, NC 28705 F MARBLE, NC 28905 F
BALFOUR, NC 28706 B MARION, NC 28752 D
BALSAM GROVE, NC 28708 D MARS HILL, NC 28754 D
BANNER ELK, NC 28604 F MARSHALL, NC 28753 D
BARNARDSVILLE, NC 28709 C MICAVILLE, NC 28755 E
BAT CAVE, NC 28710 C MILL SPRING, NC 28756 D
BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC 28604 F MILLS RIVER, NC 28759 B
BILTMORE LAKE, NC 28728 B MONTEZUMA, NC 28653 F
BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC 28711 C MONTREAT, NC 28757 C
BLOWING ROCK, NC 28605 F MOUNTAIN HOME, NC 28758 B
BOONE, NC 28607 F MURPHY, NC 28906 F
BOSTIC, NC 28018 E NAPLES, NC 28760 B
BRASSTOWN, NC 28902 F NEBO, NC 28761 E
BREVARD, NC 28712 C NEWLAND, NC 28657 F
BRYSON CITY, NC 28713 E NORTH COVE, NC 28759 E
BURNSVILLE, NC 28714 D OLD FORT, NC 28762 D
CANDLER, NC 28715 C OTTO, NC 28763 F
CANTON, NC 28716 D PENLAND, NC 28765 E
CASHIERS, NC 28717 E PENROSE, NC 28766 C
CEDAR MOUNTAIN, NC 28718 D PINEOLA, NC 28662 F
CHEROKEE, NC 28719 E PISGAH FOREST, NC 28768 C
CHIMNEY ROCK, NC 28720 D PLUMTREE, NC 28664 F
CLIFFSIDE, NC 28024 E RIDGECREST, NC 28770 C
CLYDE, NC 28721 C ROBBINSVILLE, NC 28711 F
COLUMBUS, NC 28722 D ROSMAN, NC 28772 D
CONESTEE FALLS, NC 28712 D RUTHERFORDTON, NC 28139 E
CROSSNORE, NC 28616 F SALUDA, NC 28773 C
CULLOWHEE, NC 28723 E SAPPHIRE, NC 28774 E
DANA, NC 28724 B SCALEY MOUNTAIN, NC 28775 F
DILLSBORO, NC 28725 D SKYLAND, NC 28776 A
EAST FLAT ROCK, NC 28726 B SPINDALE, NC 28160 E
EDNEYVILLE, NC 28727 C SPRUCE PINE, NC 28777 F
ELLENBORO, NC 28040 F SWANNANOA, NC 28778 B
ENKA, NC 28728 B SYLVA, NC 28779 D
ENTOWAH, NC 28729 B TOPTON, NC 28781 F
FAIRVIEW, NC 28730 B TRYON, NC 28782 D
FINES CREEK, NC 28721 D TUSKASEGEE, NC 28783 F
FLAT ROCK, NC 28731 B TUXEDO, NC 28784 C
FLETCHER, NC 28732 A UNION MILLS, NC 28167 E
FOREST CITY, NC 28043 E WARREN WILSON COLL, NC 28778 B
FRANKLIN, NC 28734 F WAYNESVILLE, NC 28786 D
GERTON, NC 28735 C WEAVERVILLE, NC 28787 C
GLENVILLE, NC 28736 F WEBSTER, NC 28788 D
GREENMOUNTAIN, NC 28740 F WEST JEFFERSON, NC 28694 OOA
HARRIS, NC 28074 D WHITTNER, NC 28789 E
HAYESVILLE, NC 28904 F ZIRCONIA, NC   28790 C