Special Service Transportation was founded in 1946 with one truck used as a contract carrier hauling raw materials for the Ohio Match Company in Wadsworth, OH.  Over the course of the next seven decades, the company has grown to a fleet of trucks all of which are dedicated to delivering consistent and reasonably priced services to our customers.  

Special Service Transportation is a family-owned motor carrier company.  Our goal is to deliver products for our customers  throughout the world safely, cost effectively and on time.  SST offers both asset and brokerage truckload and LTL services within the continental United States.  Our regional fleet has among the safest drivers in the nation and one of the lowest CSA scores measured by the federal government.  

Special Service Transportation maintains its global headquarters in Brunswick, OH.  We maintain a diversified portfolio of transportation services that include dedicated, medium to long-haul, regional and

local van capacity, expedited, temperature controlled and flatbed services.  Special Service Transportation's Value-Added Services portfolio includes freight management, truck brokerage, intermodal, load/mode and network optimization and freight forwarding.  

Mission Statement

To deliver value to our customers through leading edge global supply chain solutions that exceed expectations and promote safety while we remain customer focused and asset-backed.  

Our Governing Values

We serve the customer..  We understand that wee are a service business dedicated to getting our cusomter the service he or she requires without exception.  Consistent with our company values, we will do whatever it takes to get the job done.  

We operate an honest business.  Each day we strive to be up front with people and clear about our intentions.  We comply with the laws of our government.  We do not mislead our customers, vendors, or fellow employees.  

We respect each other.  We speak to each other in a manner consistent with this value.  We do not swear, raise our voices, or ever conduct ourselves in a manner inconsistent with this value.  

We practice teamwork.  We look out for each other and try hard to pull together.  We understand that by working together there is not much we cannot achieve.  

We are a safe company.  We put safety first each and every day.  We conduct daily inspections of our equipment and work areas to ensure we are working in a safe environment.  We look out for the safety of our fellow employees.  

We welcome innovation and change.  We recognize that there is always room for improvement and that nothing ever stays the same.  We understand that to be innovative and a force for change is to be a leader in our industry and our community.  

We live by our principles.  We recognize that if we do not stand for something we stand for nothing.  We will work together each day to live up to our governing values as outlined herein.