Tucker Freight Lines
We Know Open Deck Transportation
Art Pape Transfer is a specialized trucking company based in Dubuque in Eastern Iowa. We have been providing our customers with a better shipping experience for over 50 years. We have the best drivers in the industry, and an experienced office staff that knows trucking inside and out. The result? Your shipment arrives on time and damage free, every time. This is true whether it is palletized freight shipped in a van trailer, building materials on a flatbed, or an over sized piece of machinery on a step deck or RGN.
We're here to serve all your Open Deck  Transportation needs.....
With over 62 years in the transportation industry, Tucker Freight Lines is knowledgeable and experienced in providing transportation solutions across all industries. We pride ourselves in our commitment to training and development which allows us to provide our customers with the most safe and innovative services. 
Full Truckload (FTL) Open Deck Transportation Services
Tucker Freight Lines FTL services provide our customers with transportation solutions for partial and full truckloads. Trailer configurations available as per load specification. We move a large volume of heavy equipment to and from the Port of Baltimore. We are always looking for new opportunities.
Less Than Load (LTL) Open Deck Transportation Services
LTL shipment services provide our customers with an affordable option for small item delivery by sharing a portion of the shipment cost with another customer. This service is ideal for items requiring less than a regular truck load capacity.
Over-Dimensional and Overweight Open Deck Transportation Services
Tucker Freight Lines specialized open deck transportation division provides leading transportation solutions for over-dimensional and overweight loads across Midwest and the lower states of US. Our experience ranges across industries, with expertise in port shipments, farm equipment, single piece movements, and multiple truck projects.
  • Heavy Haul: We can transport single pieces of heavy equipment upto 60,000lbs.
  • TWIC: All open deck drivers have TWIC cards allowing access to U.S. Ports.
  •  Tarping: All of our open deck drivers carry tarps to protect your cargo from the elements.
  •  Storage: We have both indoor and outdoor storage available at our Dubuque terminal.
  •  Short haul: Across town or across the state; we gladly move your short haul shipments at a reasonable cost.
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Nothing leaves our yard until it's Safe...
Safety is our number one priority when hauling, over size/dimentional loads.
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