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

Manager: Conrad Taylor
Email: CTaylor@SpecialService.net

Line Hauls:
Daily between Charlotte, NC & Asheville
Daily between Greenville, SC & 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  dedicated line haul trucks running either from Greenville, SC or from Charlotte, and pick-ups return the same way that evening for routing out of  Asheville to Charlotte, or the next morning back to Greenville.  Asheville also services the North-Eastern part of Tennessee on a hot-shot/dedicated truck basis.

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 four 26’ Straight Trucks with lift gates equipped with e-trak, straps, pallet jacks, and hand trucks, four 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
Actual Weight or 200 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
$100,000 Cargo Insurance only applicable on freight if a value is previously declared, accepted and charged, otherwise normal Terms & Conditions of Carriage apply

We strongly discourage rugs/mattresses/kayaks and other loose freight that’s awkward to move and lacking packaging protection to be tendered to us for transport.
If tendered, we reserve the right to turn down a damage claim if packaging is found to be insufficient.
Insurance charge will increase if additional Cargo Insurance requested AND formally accepted and charged for (See Terms & Conditions of Carriage).

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 55.15 60.30 69.10
  B 60.30 66.50 79.90
  C 69.10 74.50 96.10
  D 74.50 85.30 106.95
  E 85.29 96.10 117.75
  F 111.50 113.35 135.95

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

 

BETWEEN ASHEVILLE AND CHARLOTTE (LINEHAUL)
(If needing linehaul and a local - just add the two together for pricing)
  LINEHAUL MIN 100 1000 2000 5000
  CLT - AVL 25.67 10.23 10.23 10.23 10.23
  AVL - CLT 25.67 10.23 10.23 10.23 10.23
BETWEEN ASHEVILLE AND GREENVILLE (LINEHAUL)
(If needing linehaul and a local - just add the two together for pricing)
  LINEHAUL MIN 100 1000 2000 5000
  AVL - GSP 28.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00
  GSP - AVL 28.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00

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

SECOND MAN
AREA
A 115.00
B 155.00
C 195.00
D 235.00
E 275.00
F 315.00
G 385.00
Out of Area (e.g. TN) 90.00 / Hour Runs from departure time to return time.

ACCESSORIALS

  SECURITY & COMPLIANCE FEE 1.00 PER HAWB
 PP&E FEE 1.50 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
  DROP OR RECOVERY 2.00 MIN/1.00CWT
  AIRPORT RECOVERY 2.00 MIN/1.00CWT
  AIRPORT DROP 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
 USED MATRESS HANDLING/DISPOSAL 65.00 PER UNIT
  TRANSFER FEES 3.50 OR 1.50 PER CWT
 WAIT TIME ST LOCAL & 'SPECIALS' 30 MIN FREE/15.00 MIN/60.00 PER HR
 WAIT TIME T/T LOCAL & 'SPECIALS' 1 HR FREE/20.00 MIN/75.00 PER HR
  LIFT GATE 45.00
  HOSPITAL 25.00
  HOTEL 30.00/3.00 CWT
  MALL P/U OR DELIVERY 20.00
 POD OR STORAGE UNIT PU&D 15.00 PER HAWB
  STORAGE 10.00 MIN/0.25 CWT A DAY STD 40"X48"/OTHER - CFQ
  TSC FEE (INBOND SERVICE CHARGE) 45.00 PER BILL CLEARED
  CROSS DOCK FEE 5.00 MIN/1.5 C/LB IN AND 1.5C/LB OUT
  ELEVATORS/1 FLIGHT STAIRS OVER 50LBS 25.00
  STADIUMS & ENTERTAINMENT 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/0.95 CENTS MINUTE / 1ST HR FREE
  AIR CHARTERS 50.00 PER TAIL #
  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) 40.00 PER SKID
  BANDING OR BLACK SHRINK WRAP 5.00 EACH/PER PALLET
  UNCRATE 40.00
  DETRASH 45.00 MIN/2 std skids/25 each add'n skid, Quote Required on Crates
  GOVERNMENT PUBLIC HOLIDAYS WEEKENDS & ACCESSORIALS +10%
  DIMENSIONAL WEIGHT WILL BE APPLIED DIM FACTOR OF 200
 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
AFTON, TN 37616 F JONESBORO, TN 37659 F
ALEXANDER, NC 28701 C KINGSPORT, TN 37659 F
ALMOND, NC 28702 F KINGSPORT, TN 37660 F
ANDREWS, NC 28901 F KINGSPORT, TN 37663 F
AQUONE, NC 28781 F KINGSPORT, TN 37664 F
ARDEN, NC 28704 A KINGSPORT, TN 37665 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28801 A KINGSPORT, TN 37669 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28802 A KODAK, TN 37764 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28803 A LAKE JUNALUSKA, NC 28745 D
ASHEVILLE, NC 28804 A LAKE LURE, NC 28746 D
ASHEVILLE, NC 28805 A LAKE TOXAWAY, NC 28747 E
ASHEVILLE, NC 28806 A LANDRUM, SC 29356 D
ASHEVILLE, NC 28810 A LEICESTER, NC 28748 C
ASHEVILLE, NC 28813 A LIMESTONE, TN 37681 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28814 A LINVILLE, NC 28646 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28815 A LOWLAND, TN 37778 F
ASHEVILLE, NC 28816 A LYNN, NC 28750 D
BAILEYTON, TN 37743 F MAGGIE VALLEY, NC 28751 D
BAILEYTON, TN 37745 F MARBLE, NC 28905 F
BAKERSVILLE, NC 28705 F MARION, NC 28752 D
BALFOUR, NC 28706 B MARS HILL, NC 28754 D
BALSAM GROVE, NC 28708 D MARSHALL, NC 28753 D
BANEBERRY, TN 37890 F MASCOT, TN 37806 F
BANNER ELK, NC 28604 F MICAVILLE, NC 28755 E
BARNARDSVILLE, NC 28709 C MIDWAY, TN 37809 F
BAT CAVE, NC 28710 C MILL SPRING, NC 28756 D
BEAN STATION, TN 37708 F MILLIGAN, TN 37682 F
BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC 28604 F MILLS RIVER, NC 28759 B
BILTMORE LAKE, NC 28728 B MOHAWK, TN 37810 F
BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC 28711 C MONTEZUMA, NC 28653 F
BLAINE, TN 37709 F MONTREAT, NC 28757 C
BLOUNTVILLE, TN 37617 F MORRISTOWN, TN 37813 F
BLOWING ROCK, NC 28605 F MORRISTOWN, TN 37814 F
BLUFF CITY, TN 37618 F MORRISTOWN, TN 37815 F
BOONE, NC 28607 F MORRISTOWN, TN 37816 F
BOSTIC, NC 28018 E MOSHEIM, TN 37818 F
BRASSTOWN, NC 28902 F MOUNT CARMEL, TN 37645 F
BREVARD, NC 28712 C MOUNTAIN CITY, TN 37683 F
BRISTOL, TN 37620 F MOUNTAIN HOME, NC 28758 B
BRISTOL, TN 37621 F MOUNTAIN HOME, TN 37684 F
BRISTOL, TN 37625 F MURPHY, NC 28906 F
BRYSON CITY, NC 28713 E NAPLES, NC 28760 B
BULLS GAP, TN 37711 F NEBO, NC 28761 E
BURNSVILLE, NC 28714 D NEW MARKET, TN 37820 F
BUTLER, TN 37640 F NEWLAND, NC 28657 F
BYBEE, TN 37713 F NEWPORT, TN 37821 F
CANDLER, NC 28715 C NEWPORT, TN 37822 F
CANTON, NC 28716 D NORTH COVE, NC 28759 E
CASHIERS, NC 28717 E OLD FORT, NC 28762 D
CEDAR MOUNTAIN, NC 28718 D OTTO, NC 28763 F
CHEROKEE, NC 28719 E PARROTTSVILLE, TN 37843 F
CHICKEY, TN 37641 F PENLAND, NC 28765 E
CHIMNEY ROCK, NC 28720 D PENROSE, NC 28766 C
CHURCH HILL, TN 37642 F PIGEON FORGE, TN 37862 F
CHURCH HILL, TN 37645 F PIGEON FORGE, TN 37863 F
CLIFFSIDE, NC 28024 E PIGEON FORGE, TN 37864 F
CLYDE, NC 28721 C PIGEON FORGE, TN 37868 F
COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN 37662 F PIGEON FORGE, TN 37876 F
COLUMBUS, NC 28722 D PINEOLA, NC 28662 F
CONESTEE FALLS, NC 28712 D PINEY FLATS, TN 37686 F
COSBY, TN 37722 F PINEY FLATS, TN 37699 F
CROSSNORE, NC 28616 F PISGAH FOREST, NC 28768 C
CULLOWHEE, NC 28723 E PITTMAN CENTER, TN 37876 F
DANA, NC 28724 B PLUMTREE, NC 28664 F
DANDRIDGE, TN 37725 F RIDGECREST, NC 28770 C
DEL RIO, TN 37727 F ROAN MOUNTAIN, TN 37687 F
DILLSBORO, NC 28725 D ROBBINSVILLE, NC 28711 F
EAST FLAT ROCK, NC 28726 B ROSMAN, NC 28772 D
EDNEYVILLE, NC 28727 C RUSSELLVILLE, TN 37860 F
ELIZABETHTON, TN 37643 F RUTHERFORDTON, NC 28139 E
ELIZABETHTON, TN 37644 F RUTLEDGE, TN 37861 F
ELLENBORO, NC 28040 F SALUDA, NC 28773 C
ENKA, NC 28728 B SAPPHIRE, NC 28774 E
ENTOWAH, NC 28729 B SCALEY MOUNTAIN, NC 28775 F
ERWIN , TN 37650 F SEVIERVILLE, TN 37862 F
ETSU, TN 37614 F SEVIERVILLE, TN 37863 F
FAIRVIEW, NC 28730 B SEVIERVILLE, TN 37864 F
FALL BRANCH, TN 37656 F SEVIERVILLE, TN 37868 F
FINES CREEK, NC 28721 D SEVIERVILLE, TN 37876 F
FLAT ROCK, NC 28731 B SEYMOUR, TN 37865 F
FLETCHER, NC 28732 A SHADY VALLEY, TN 37688 F
FOREST CITY, NC 28043 E SKYLAND, NC 28776 A
FRANKLIN, NC 28734 F SPINDALE, NC 28160 E
GATLINBURG, TN 37738 F SPRUCE PINE, NC 28777 F
GERTON, NC 28735 C STRAW PLAINS, TN 37871 F
GLAG POND, TN 37657 F STRAWBERRY PLAINS, TN 37871 F
GLENVILLE, NC 28736 F SURGOINSVILLE, TN 37873 F
GRAY, TN 37615 F SWANNANOA, NC 28778 B
GREENEVILLE, TN 37744 F SYLVA, NC 28779 D
GREENEVILLE, TN 37745 F TALBOTT, TN 37877 F
GREENMOUNTAIN, NC 28740 F TELFORD, TN 37690 F
HARRIS, NC 28074 D TOPTON, NC 28781 F
HARTFORD, TN 37753 F TOWNSEND, TN 37882 F
HAYESVILLE, NC 28904 F TRADE, TN 37691 F
HAZELWOOD, NC 28738 D TRYON, NC 28782 D
HENDERSONVILLE, NC 28739 B TUSKASEGEE, NC 28783 F
HENDERSONVILLE, NC 28791 B TUXEDO, NC 28784 C
HENDERSONVILLE, NC 28793 B UNICOI, TN 37692 F
HIGHLANDS, NC 28741 F UNION MILLS, NC 28167 E
HORSE SHOE, NC 28742 B WARREN WILSON COLL, NC 28778 B
HOT SPRINGS, NC 28743 F WATAUGA, TN 37694 F
JEFFERSON CITY, TN 37760 F WAYNESVILLE, NC 28786 D
JOHNSON CITY, TN 37601 F WEAVERVILLE, NC 28787 C
JOHNSON CITY, TN 37602 F WEBSTER, NC 28788 D
JOHNSON CITY, TN 37604 F WEST JEFFERSON, NC 28694 O/O
JOHNSON CITY, TN 37605 F WHITE PINE, TN 37890 F
JOHNSON CITY, TN 37614 F WHITESBURG, TN 37891 F
JOHNSON CITY, TN 37615 F WHITTNER, NC 28789 E
JONAS RIDGE, NC 28641 F ZIRCONIA, NC   28790 C