Hess Trucking Co., 5737 Grayson Road, Harrisburg, PA 17111 1.800.733.2509

Hess Trucking Company is a regional LTL general commodities carrier specializing in the consolidation and distribution of candy, confectionery, snack foods, shoes, and health and personal care items. Offering competitive rates, Hess distributes freight for nationally known manufacturers requiring protective delivery service from heat or cold with temperatures maintained between 50 and 65 degrees Fahrenheit. Our centralized location enables us to serve seven states making Hess the best choice for your transportation needs. Hess's modern fleet allows us to provide top quality service to our customers.

Our Fleet Size

  • more than 90 tractors
  • 60 van trailers
  • 130 refrigerated trailers
  • 2 straight trucks

This enables next day delivery service (excluding delivery appointments) within our service area. Located in the heart of Central Pennsylvania, our main terminal is located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, along with our second located in Kittanning, Pennsylvania. We serve the entire northeast including West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and all New England states through to Maine.

Service Recognition Announcement

Hess Trucking Company is pleased and honored to be named the Phillips Van Heusen Company "Rookie Carrier of the Year" for the year 1999. The award was presented to Hess Trucking Company's president, William G. Nelson and VP of Operations, Joseph Underkoffler, at a luncheon on December 12, 2000. The award was presented for outstanding delivery service performed by a new transportation partner.

Other awards include:

  • Pool Carrier of the Year -80's, 90's to current.
  • On Time Deliveries - 2000's to current
  • Excellence in Warehousing - 90's to current
  • Partners in Logistics: - 90's to current
  • Central PA Food Bank Recognition: - 2000's to current

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