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

Lock Out for freight dropped on our dock: Mon - Fri 17:00
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 1.75 PER MILE ONE-WAY - To CLT 250.00 PLUS FSG
VAN WAIT TIME 15.00 MIN/0.85C/MINUTE/1 HOUR FREE
  SPRINTER VAN 1.90 PER MILE ONE-WAY - To CLT 275.00 PLUS FSG
SPRINTER VAN WAIT TIME 15.00 MIN/0.85C/MINUTE/1 HOUR FREE
  STRAIGHT TRUCK 2.20 PER MILE ONE-WAY - To CLT 310.00 PLUS FSG
STRAIGHT TRUCK WAIT TIME 15.00 MIN/0.85C/MINUTE/1 HOUR FREE

*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 LOCAL & 'SPECIALS' 10.00 MIN/0.85C/MINUTE/30 MINUTES FREE
  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
CONVENTION CENTER WAIT TIME 30.00 MIN/0.95C/MINUTE / 30 MIN FREE
  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