Intermodal Services


Empire Truck Lines began its Intermodal Operations in Houston, Texas in August of 1975. Our current Intermodal Operation spreads throughout our seven terminals and spans 48 states. Our Intermodal Service operates more than 350 Customs Bonded Trucks. 

We have a unique blend of trucks specializing in local drayage, intermediate, and linehaul. 

We Specialize in maximizing cargo loading capacity in 20' and 40' containers. Empire Truck Lines owns custom designed equipment offering shippers the capability of loading up to 52,000 pounds on a 40' container and 47,000 pounds on a 20' container (See: Maximum Payload). 

Contact our Ratings Department to find out if Intermodal Service with Empire is right for you!

Phone: 713-300-4191