If you need to ship products or equipment that requires specialized handling — things like oversized loads, temperature-sensitive goods, or high-value items — it can be very helpful to understand the nuances of specialized deliveries, especially concerning costs, timing, and safety.

Specialized transportation caters to cargo that requires equipment and techniques above and beyond standard shipping processes. These services are about more than just moving goods from point A to B; they involve careful planning, uncommon equipment, and expert handling to ensure that your freight reaches its destination safely, efficiently, and on schedule.

The Need for Specialized Transportation

When standard shipping methods won’t suffice for unique or challenging cargo, specialized transportation fills the gap. Industries such as aerospace, healthcare, automotive, and art rely on these customized services to handle their one-of-a-kind transportation situations.

Specialized Transportation Solutions for Diverse Needs

At Beitler Logistics Services, we’ve worked with countless customers who require exclusive solutions for their unique cargo requirements. We address a wide variety of specialized transportation needs, including:

Oversized and Heavy Loads

For cargo that exceeds standard size and weight limits, we provide heavy haul transportation with equipment like flatbeds, double drops, and multi-axle trailers.

Temperature-Controlled Shipments

Essential for pharmaceuticals, food, and other perishables, our temperature-controlled transportation services ensure your products maintain their integrity during the entire journey.

High-Value and Fragile Items

We offer secure transportation solutions with added safety measures for electronics, fine art, antiques, and other sensitive items.

Hazardous Materials

Transporting hazardous materials demands strict adherence to safety and regulatory standards. Our team is trained and equipped to handle these materials responsibly.

Specialized Transportation Services: The Beitler Advantage

Choosing Beitler Logistics Services for your specialized transportation needs comes with several advantages:


Our team possesses the knowledge and experience to handle a wide range of cargo types safely and efficiently.

Advanced Equipment

We use advanced equipment and technology to track and monitor the safe and timely delivery of your goods.

Customized Planning

Each shipment receives personalized planning to get it exactly where it needs to be, exactly when it needs to be there.

Compliance and Safety

Beitler is equipped and prepared to remain in full compliance with all regulations, ensuring the safe transportation of every shipment.

Your Trusted Source for Specialized Transportation Services

Beitler Logistics Services is a third-party logistics (3PL) provider based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. We offer a wide range of logistics services, including warehousing, distribution, transportation. BLS has been driving across the country’s highways for more than 100 years and is well-known throughout the industry for our attentive, top-tier service. 

We provide a comprehensive range of specialized transportation solutions, offering the expertise and resources to handle them effectively, no matter how unique or challenging your shipping needs. Our dedicated team of specialists are experts in handling specialized transportation. We also have a large network of partners that allows us to access a variety of specialized equipment and transportation options. 

Let us help you navigate the complexities of specialized transportation. Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can assist with your specific transportation needs.