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Central Transport International, Inc. Company Review

Central Transport International, Inc.

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CT does business with many of the world's largest corporations representing a broad spectrum of manufacturing, retail, and companies of all sizes, and operates a network of nearly 200 customer service centers, effectively servicing the long-haul market, all the major regional markets, and the international market..

Within the last year, CT has purchased over 1,500 new tractors and trailers (100% air-ride) for the industry's most modern fleet, with an average age of two years.

Central Transport International, Inc. Corporate Headquarters

Map of Central Transport corporate headquarters
12225 Stephens Rd
Warren, MI 48089
Phone: 1-800-331-1176
Website: Central Transport International, Inc.

Getting Hired At Central Transport International, Inc.

Minimum Hiring Qualifications

  • 21 years of age or older
  • Must possess a minimum of three months experience for city positions and six months for road positions
  • Must possess a valid CDL with Hazardous Materials endorsement
  • Must possess an acceptable Motor Vehicle Record in accordance with company standards
  • Must be able to perform freight handling duties utilizing motorized forklift and manual pallet jack/handcart
  • Successful completion of Department of Transportation physical
  • Successful completion of drug tests
  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently and/or as a team
  • Hiring Drivers With Felonies

    No information at this time
  • Hiring Drivers With A DUI

    Central Transport does not allow any DUI's

Central Transport Hiring Area

Central Transport hires from all 48 contiguous states

Minimum Age For Central Transport International, Inc.

Central Transport Minimum Age:
21 Years Old

Minimum Age Comparison

  • Salmon 25  
  • Celadon 22  
  • Crete 22  
  • AAA Cooper 21  
  • Millis 21  
  • Swift 21  
  • Central Transport 21  

Minimum Experience Required For Central Transport International, Inc.

Central Transport Minimum Experience:
3 Months

Minimum Experience Comparison (Months)

  • AAA Cooper  24  
  • Hunt  12  
  • MTS  6  
  • Central Transport  3  
  •  Falcon
    No Experience Required
  •  Swift
    No Experience Required
  •  Wil-Trans
    No Experience Required

Central Transport International, Inc. Driver Benefits

    Health, Dental Insurance 401K Benefits Paid Vacations Paid Holidays

Central Transport International, Inc. Operations

Driving Opportunities At Central Transport International, Inc.

Driver Types:

  • Solo

Freight Types:

  • Dry Van
  • LTL

Route Types:

  • Local
  • Regional
  • Dedicated
  • Line-Haul
  • LTL

Central Transport International, Inc.'s Driving Opportunities In Detail

CTI is an LTL carrier offering local pickup & delivery driving routes, dedicate road/dock combination positions, and linehaul regional driving positions.


Central Transport Operating Area

Central Transport operates all 48 contiguous states

Central Transport Company Terminal Locations

Central Transport International, Inc. terminal locations

Central Transport has 170 terminals. Here is a partial listing:

  • Sikeston, MO
  • Appleton, WI
  • Kenosha, WI
  • Jonesboro, AR
  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • Amarillo, TX
  • Rialto, CA
  • Saginaw, MI
  • Louisville, KY
  • Paris, TX
  • Kokomo, IN
  • Hayward, CA
  • Richmond, VA
  • Oxnard, CA
  • Providence, RI
  • Wilmington, DE
  • Stoughton, MA
  • Portland, ME
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Des Moines, IA
  • East Windsor, CT
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Laredo, TX
  • South Plainfield, NJ
  • Huntsville, AL
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Columbus, GA
  • Youngstown, OH
  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • Effingham, IL
  • Savannah, GA
  • Tomah, WI
  • Syracuse, NY
  • Cheshire, CT

Central Transport Yearly Miles

Central Transport: 174,058,728

Yearly Miles Comparison

  • Swift  1.87B
  • FirstFleet  185M
  • Central Transport  174.06M
  • Maverick  144.44M
  • MTS  109.77M
  • Tango  85.99M
  • Oak Harbor  3.89M

Central Transport Company Policies

  • Central Transport Home Time Options

    Central Transport has the following home time options available:

    • Daily

    CTI is an LTL carrier with local and dedicated routes, and advertises Home Daily/No weekends in regards to home time.

  • Central Transport Rider Policy

    Central Transport does not allow anyone to ride along.
  • Central Transport Tuition Reimbursement

    Central Transport does not offer tuition reimbursement.
  • Central Transport Pet Policy

    Central Transport does not allow pets.

Central Transport Company Equipment

Central Transport Number Of Trucks

Central Transport Number Of Trucks:
3,918 Trucks

Number Of Trucks Comparison

  • Swift  25,685
  • CRST  4,500
  • Central Transport  3,918
  • Trimac  2,200
  • May  848
  • Salmon  520
  • Lynden  198

Central Transport Number Of Trailers

Central Transport Number Of Trailers:
0 Trailers

Number Of Trailers Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  87,150
  • Saia  10,000
  • CR England  5,500
  • A. Duie Pyle  1,900
  • Ward  1,180
  • Wil-Trans  300
  • Central Transport  0

Central Transport Governed Speed

Central Transport Speed:

  • Carter  68 mph
  • MTS  68 mph
  • CRST  65 mph
  • Melton  65 mph
  • TMC  62 mph
  • Schneider  60 mph
  • Central Transport  0 mph

Central Transport Tractor Brands

  • Central Transport

  • Dillon

  • Maverick

  • Paschall

  • CT

  • Millis

  • Schaffer

  • Covenant

  • Swift

  • CRST

  • MVT

  • Interstate

Central Transport Transmission Types

Central Transport has standard transmissions

  • Standards
    • Crete
    • Lone Star
    • Schaffer
    • Hunt
    • MTS
    • May
  • Automatics
    • Averitt
    • Watkins Shepard
    • Maverick
    • Carter
    • AAA Cooper
    • Koch
  • Mix Of Both
    • Ozark
    • Schneider
    • Trimac
    • Millis
    • CRST
    • Dart

Central Transport APU Policy

Central Transport has trucks equipped with APU's

  • APU Equipped
    • Wil-Trans
    • Prime
    • Trimac
    • Stevens
    • Ozark
    • Hirschbach
  • Without APU's
    • Jack Cooper
    • Venture
    • CR England
    • PGT
    • Crete
    • Ward
  • Mix Of Both
    • K & B
    • TMC

Central Transport Company Training

  • Length Of Training At Central Transport

    The training at Central Transport will last approximately 0 weeks.

  • Central Transport Average Pay During Training

    You will average approximately $0 per week during your training.

  • Solo Versus Team Dispatch During Training

    You are dispatched as a team during training with Central Transport

  • Solo Versus Team Operation After Training

    At Central Transport you will run solo after training.

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