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Partnership Spotlight: Padget Technologies

Here's the story of how we began a partnership with one of our newest customers, Padget Technologies.

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Freight Demand and the Impact on 3PLs

Freight demand is rebounding in a big way. After months of diminished freight volume, the resurgence of freight demand is a welcome sign. 

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Leveraging Your Import/Export Team Dynamic

Without a well-oiled import/export team, it’s a mystery how anything gets done at a 3PL. Here's an inside look on how to leverage this team for success.

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How We Get the Job Done — The Ascent Specialized Process Explained

When it comes to specialized logistics, there isn’t a formula or one-size-fits-all solution. Here's a look at how we handle specialized 3PL.

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The Future of Supply Chain

Here’s a look at the challenges and opportunities facing specialized trucking in the time of COVID-19.

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How'd They Do That? Video Series

How'd We Do That: 98,000 Pounds to Norfolk, VA [VIDEO]

Superloads come with a super specialized shipping plan. See in this video how we managed to move an oversized load on time.

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The Right Rig for the Right Configurations

Our specialty is specialized freight. And we know a thing or two about finding the right rig for non-standard configurations. 

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How'd They Do That? Video Series

How’d We Do That: Shipping a Super Load [VIDEO]

Shipping a super load can take a fair bit of, well, logistics. Watch this video to find out how we helped one client get from Point A to Point Z.

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Meet Our Logistics Team: The Specialists Behind Specialized

At Ascent Specialized, our logistics team is full of talented, passionate people who thrive on the challenges presented by the specialized logistics.

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How’d We Do That: Shipping Wind Turbine Components [VIDEO]

We expect 2020 to be a big year for installing (and hauling) wind turbines. Watch this video to see how we managed logistics for one client.

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The supply chain and logistics industry certainly aren't immune to the current COVID-19 crisis. Here's how Ascent Specialized is reacting and recommitting.