The International Logistics Specialists
Gulf Winds is a third party logistics (3PL) provider offering industry-leading container drayage, transloading, warehousing, local and long-haul transportation and customs exam services. Our strategic locations adjacent to port and rail facilities in Houston and Dallas combined with state-of-the-art information systems provide real cost savings opportunities for our clients.
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We provide our clients with dynamic logistics solutions that result in bottom line savings opportunities. Excellent customer service, superior information processes, custom client solutions and reliable service continue to be the standard by which we operate.
As of one of the region’s largest truckload shippers Gulf Winds provides single sourced logistics solutions of cross border Mexican shipments through its network of US and Mexican partners.
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Keeping current within our industry and within our company
TRAC Intermodal to Assist Motor Carriers Servicing
Effective AUGUST 1, 2013 (Previously stated as June 1, 2013), ZIM has announced that it will no longer be providing chassis to Motor Carriers in the following locations for moves in the Gulf Region Pool:Read more...
APL no longer providing chassis
Effective April 15, 2013, Global transportation and logistics company American President Lines (APL) has announced that it will be transitioning away from providing chassis in the following markets:Read more...
ILA Dockworkers Approve Contract
As of Tuesday, April 9, The International Longshoremen's Association members ratified a six-year contract for East and Gulf coast dockworkers in a coast-wide referendum.Read more...
USMX, ILA Reach Tentative Agreement
The tentative agreement on a six-year Master Contract will prevent any disruption of port operations. The agreement is subject to formal ratification by both parties.Read more...
gwiTrack from Gulf Winds is a complete container management system that you get for FREE when partnering with Gulf Winds to move your intermodal containers. By tracking shipments from origin to final destination, gwiTrack provides detailed monitoring, tracking and management tools
- About Us
Gulf Winds International, Inc. was founded in April, 1996 by Ron Messner, Steve Stewart and Bruce Erftmier (as a junior partner).Read more...
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Truck Brokerage Services
As an asset based 3rd party logistics company Gulf Winds has the unique perspective of being both shipper and carrier. We understand our clients individual business needs and value of pro active communication.
Safety and Security. Carriers are vetted through a comprehensive qualification process to ensure safety and security are never compromised. Our system ensures insurance and authority is actively monitored eliminated the risk of using unsafe carriers.
Carrier Partners. Our diverse network of carriers provides transportation services throughout the US to and from the South-Central region. Partner carriers are an extension of Gulf Winds and thoroughly vetted for safety, security, and professionalism. We offer the service, values, and responsiveness our clients have grown to expect from Gulf Winds, while providing the capacity, resources, and solution-driven results of a nationwide logistics provider.
Technical network review. Network alignment can be one of your most valuable resources. We will find consistencies within our network load models to find best fit carriers at the best rates to pass along the savings to you.
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- Less Than Truckload (LTL)
- Dry Van
- Specialized Heavy Haul / Over Dimensional
- Nationwide Port and Rail Drayage
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