With a network of four offices in the United States in Chicago, IL, New Orleans, LA , Houston, TX, and Lorain, OH and a warehouse operation serving the Port of Houston and surrounding area, the FML group of companies provides fully integrated transportation management and material handling services.
We have extensive experience in flat bed and breakbulk truck services, barge, rail, container drayage, vessel chartering, logistics planning and management, stevedoring, transportation management, and warehousing and provide services to a variety of corporations both large and small.
How We Do It
FML is an asset based common carrier offering flatbed truck services throughout the continental United States, Canada, and Mexico. In addition to our asset-based fleet, our Truck Brokerage Division has a vast network of over 200 supplier partners available to satisfy any of your truck freight requirements. FML moves freight via van, flatbed, truck-rail-truck, and container. FML truck services are offered both as a part of our multi-mode services and as an independent service.
The freight industry is fast-paced and continually evolving, and FML can help meet your shipping and budget needs by providing top-notch logistics management services that will ensure your freight makes it from production to market on time and on budget. Whether you are in need of origin-to-destination planning, procurement execution and management, project management, surveying, inventory control, and/or cost auditing, the FML team is well-equipped with market-leading tools to handle all of your logistics management.
Our team has an extensive background in shipping, barging, rail, trucking and is well-versed in getting your product to its destination on time and on budget. Whether you need to ship steel, nonferrous, breakbulk, project, and/or bulk cargo, FML can provide consolidated services and conveyance to efficiently meet your multimodal transportation needs.
Optimally located within 7 miles of the Houston Northside City Docks and Houston Container Terminals, FML’s warehouse is also served by the Houston Port Terminal Railroad Association, which offers direct service with both the BNSF and Union Pacific Railroads, as well as service to the Kansas City Southern Railroad for any freight that originates in or is going to Mexico. With 180,000 square feet of indoor warehouse and 10 acres of open laydown area, we are pleased to provide the following services to our clients: general commodities warehousing, a Container Freight Station, rail transloading, bulk transfer and bagging, local and regional trucking, stripping and stuffing services for imported or exported containers, container drayage, and freight consolidation. Our state-of-the-art warehouse is positioned to service steel, metals, lumber, project cargo, paper, cotton, general cargo, and free flowing bulk.
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