Tacoma Shipping Terminal

Tacoma Shipping Terminal

Tacoma Shipping Terminal Address:

Tacoma Trucking Terminal Receiving Hours:

General Hours

Mon – Fri: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Dock Receiving Hours

Mon – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday – 8:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday – 8:00am – 8:00pm
Friday – 8:00am – 4:00pm

Yard Receiving Hours

Monday – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday – 8:00am – 2:00pm
Thursday – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Friday – 8:00am – 2:00pm

Home Depot – appointment only

To schedule an appointment, please email: TacomaAppointments@carlile.biz

Carlile's Trusted Trucking & Logistics Services in Tacoma, WA

Carlile Transportation has been a trusted name in the logistics and freight transportation industry for over 40 years. Our shipping terminal in Tacoma is crucial in providing outstanding services to businesses and individuals throughout Alaska and beyond

As a leading provider, we pride ourselves on offering unparalleled service, cutting-edge technology, environmental responsibility, and a commitment to safety.

Tacoma Shipping Terminal: Secure and Efficient Operations

Our state-of-the-art Tacoma shipping terminal in Washington is designed to handle many cargo types and shipping requirements. Our Tacoma facility features

  • Modern, climate-controlled indoor storage options
  • Highly trained and experienced staff
  • 24/7 security with advanced surveillance systems
  • Spacious, secure, and well-lit outdoor storage areas
  • Comprehensive truck maintenance and repair services

Customized Freight Solutions to Meet the Unique Needs of Tacoma

We understand that every client has unique shipping requirements. At Carlile Transportation, we offer customized freight solutions to accommodate your needs, including

Safety & Compliance: Prioritizing Tacoma Cargo & Our Team

At Carlile Transportation, we take safety and compliance seriously. Our Tacoma Team’s commitment to these values is evident in our

Advanced Technology: Streamlining Processes & Enhancing Visibility

We leverage the latest technology to optimize our Tacoma operations and give customers real-time shipment visibility. Our technological capabilities include

  • GPS tracking and route optimization systems
  • Electronic logging devices for driver compliance
  • Automated inventory management and warehousing solutions
  • Customer portal for easy shipment tracking and updates

Industry-Leading Customer Service in Tacoma, Washington

Our dedicated customer service team at our Tacoma shipping terminal is available around the clock to address any questions, concerns, or special requests. We strive to exceed your expectations by

  • Troubleshooting and resolving issues promptly
  • Offering personalized, attentive service from start to finish
  • Providing timely updates and transparent communication
  • Fostering long-term partnerships built on trust and reliability

Minimizing Our Impact on Tacoma with a Commitment to Environmental Responsibility

The Tacoma shipping terminal team is committed to minimizing our environmental impact through various initiatives, such as

Community Engagement: Supporting Tacoma Businesses, Residents, and Organizations

At Carlile Transportation, we are deeply committed to giving back to Tacoma and our communities. The team at our Tacoma trucking terminal actively participates in local events, charities, and sponsorship opportunities. We strive to

Why Choose Carlile Transportation for Your Logistics Needs in Tacoma?

Carlile Transportation is preferred for Tacoma businesses and individuals seeking top-quality shipping and logistics services to Alaska.

Our dedication to excellence is evident in our

  1. Active engagement in supporting local communities
  2. Industry-leading customer service focused on your satisfaction
  3. A comprehensive range of freight solutions tailored to your needs
  4. State-of-the-art shipping terminals designed for efficiency and security
  5. Unwavering commitment to safety, compliance, and environmental responsibility
  6. Cutting-edge technology for streamlined operations and enhanced shipment visibility

Delivering Unrivaled Logistics Solutions in Tacoma, WA

With over four decades of experience, Carlile Transportation is Tacoma, Washington’s go-to choice for logistics and freight transportation services.

Our state-of-the-art shipping terminal, customized solutions, and unwavering commitment to safety, customer service, and environmental responsibility make us the ideal partner for your shipping needs. 

Ready to partner with Carlile Transportation for your shipping and logistics needs in Tacoma? 

Contact our team today to discuss your requirements and receive a customized shipping quote. 

Experience the difference that comes with choosing a trusted leader in the industry! 

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Tacoma, WA Shipping & Logistics Service FAQs

Where is Carlile's Tacoma Shipping Terminal located?

Carlile’s Tacoma Shipping Terminal is at 2301 Taylor Way, Tacoma, WA 98421.

How can I contact Carlile's Tacoma Shipping Terminal?

You can contact the terminal at 253-874-2633 or toll-free at 800-478-1853. Alternatively, you can reach out via email at CustomerService@carlile.biz.

When can I drop off or receive goods at Carlile's Tacoma Trucking Terminal?

Hours of operation at Carlile’s Tacoma, WA terminal are as follows:

General Hours

Mon – Fri: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Dock Receiving Hours

Mon – 8:00am – 4:00pm

Tuesday – 8:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday – 8:00am – 8:00pm
Friday – 8:00am – 4:00pm

Yard Receiving Hours

Monday – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday – 8:00am – 2:00pm
Thursday – 8:00am – 4:00pm
Friday – 8:00am – 2:00pm

Home Depot – appointment only

To schedule an appointment, please email: TacomaAppointments@carlile.biz

What makes Carlile's Tacoma Shipping Terminal stand out?

The Tacoma Shipping Terminal features advanced security systems, climate-controlled indoor storage, comprehensive truck maintenance services, and skilled and trained staff.

What types of shipping solutions does Carlile offer in Tacoma?

Carlile offers a range of solutions, including LTL shipping, flatbed services, expedited deliveries, FTL shipping, temperature-controlled transportation, and oversized/heavy haul cargo services.

How does Carlile ensure the safety of shipments and operations at the Tacoma Terminal?

Safety is paramount at Carlile. Our rigorous driver training programs, comprehensive vehicle maintenance, ongoing safety audits, and strict adherence to transportation regulations reflect this commitment.

How does Carlile leverage technology at the Tacoma Terminal?

Carlile uses advanced technology such as GPS tracking, electronic logging devices, automated inventory management, and a customer portal for easy shipment tracking and updates.

What environmental initiatives does Carlile's Tacoma Shipping Terminal support?

The terminal is dedicated to reducing waste, promoting paperless billing, sustainable synthetic dunnage initiatives, and implementing fuel-efficient practices.

How does Carlile Transportation engage with the Tacoma community?

Carlile actively participates in local events, supports local businesses, fosters relationships with community partners, and encourages employee involvement in local causes.

What is the Carlile MyConnect service?

Carlile MyConnect is a business-to-consumer shipping solution designed to facilitate the transportation of hard-to-get items to Alaska. The service is available at five Alaska shipping terminals: Anchorage, Fairbanks, Kenai, Kodiak, and Prudhoe Bay.

To get a shipping estimate for this consumer package forwarding service, check out our MyConnect FAQs or our shipping calculator.

How long has Carlile been in the logistics and freight transportation industry?

Carlile Transportation has been a trusted name in the industry for over 40 years.

Where else does Carlile have terminals?
Who founded Carlile and when?
What is Carlile's relationship with Saltchuk?

Carlile joined the Saltchuk family of companies in 2013, sharing values of safety, reliability, and commitment.

How has Carlile grown since its inception?

From starting with two tractors, Carlile has grown to become one of Alaska’s largest trucking companies.

Why should I choose Carlile Transportation for my logistics needs in Tacoma?

Carlile is renowned for its commitment to safety, excellence in customer service, cutting-edge technology, community engagement, and a wide range of freight solutions tailored to unique needs.

Does Carlile have any recognition or awards for their community engagement?

Among various engagements, a Carlile employee was awarded the NAWIC Member of the Year.

How does Carlile ensure environmental responsibility?

Carlile is committed to minimizing environmental impact through initiatives such as the Willow Project, paperless billing systems, sustainable dunnage initiatives, and fuel-efficient transportation practices.

Can I get a customized shipping quote for my shipping & logistics needs in Tacoma, WA?

You can contact the Carlile team in Tacoma to discuss your requirements and receive a customized shipping quote.

What industries does Carlile primarily serve?

Carlile provides supply chain solutions to support Alaska’s retail, oil and gas, mining, construction, healthcare, military, retail, and commercial fishing industries.