Coyote maintains Class I wholesale contracts and long-standing relationships with all major railroads. Combined with our cutting-edge technology and the best people in the industry, we deliver unprecedented service for your intermodal freight every time.
Coyote maintains an ever-evolving and expanding network of core drayage carriers. These relationships provide Coyote with higher visibility and allow us to offer the best customer service in the intermodal industry. Drayage carriers must meet Coyote-sanctioned requirements to be part of its Core Carrier Program, which includes on-time performance and transit updates.
Intermodal transportation is an attractive alternative to shipping truckload. Trains are fuel-efficient, moving one ton of freight 480 miles on a single gallon of fuel, according to the Association of American Railroads. Trains also clear traffic-clogged highways, carrying an average of 280 truckloads per train. Intermodal is a major source of national revenue and growth. As railroads continue to invest billions in infrastructure, network efficiency will increase, transit times will decrease, and intermodal will take on an increasingly significant role in transportation.
Not only is intermodal a cost-saving logistics solution with additional capacity, but it is an extremely environmentally friendly mode of transportation. Find out how much you’re helping the environment by shipping intermodal.
When shipments are over-dimensional, Coyote turns to rail. Coyote provides a rail-versus-truck analysis to ensure your freight moves on the right equipment for the right price. Coyote arranges the transportation of rail shipments using: