Why There’s Always a Plan B (and C and D) When Transporting Over-Dimensional Freight

When you’re dealing in the business of transportation logistics, you always have to have a Plan B. When you’re transporting over-dimensional freight; you’d better have a Plan C and D at the ready as well. That’s the name of the game at ZMac. We treat Plan A like it’s golden until we anticipate that it’s not. Then, we move full … Read More

What You Need To Know About Crossing Borders With OD Freight

ZMac Transport

As a transportation logistics broker specializing in over-dimensional freight, we move a ton of large loads (literally). While much of our work involves the safe and secure delivery of oversized loads within the contiguous United States, ZMac has made a name for ourselves as the go-to for freight that requires crossing a border into Canada and Mexico. Why are we … Read More

ZMac Honored As Three-Time Future 50 and Master Mettle Winner

2017 MMAC COSBE Future 50 Companies

For the third consecutive year, ZMac has been named a Future 50 company by the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce’s Council of Small Business Executives (COSBE). Making the list three years in a row is a rare achievement, garnering the Master Mettle title. We’re not ones to toot our own horn, but there’s only a handful of fellow Master Mettle … Read More

Dare To Be Excellent

ZMac Load of the Month - Scraper to Florida

We’ve never understood those companies who just do what’s expected; those companies that are, for lack of a better word, mediocre. Why would a company strive to be “good enough?” Why would a company make the choice not to be excellent? We simply don’t get it. Every day, we at ZMac challenge ourselves to be our most excellent, never settling … Read More

The ZMac Story

ZMac Load of the Month - Plant Machinery to Texas

People often ask us how we got started in this niche over-dimensional transportation logistics business. Oversized freight is such a specialized industry. Most people figure there’s a good story behind ZMac. And there is. The ZMac story about two friends who decided to create something excellent and not average, where employees are passionate about doing the right thing, where curiosity, … Read More

The 3 Big Changes That Transformed ZMac’s Transportation Logistics Business

Back in January in our blog, The Surprising Way Oil Prices Affected ZMac’s Transportation Logistics Business; we painted a pretty dreary picture of how the near-grinding halt of oil production caused a glut of flatbeds in the market competing for the lowest level of available loads we had ever seen. ZMac’s average revenue per load dropped over 30%. Our oversized … Read More

Load of the Month: Pop-Up Fast Food Restaurant

ZMac Fast Food Oversized Freight

Recently, ZMac had the pleasure – and challenge – of helping a major fast food chain undertake the beginning of an innovative new project. The ZMac team was approached in April to help haul a 20,000-pound prefabricated building halfway across the country. The pop-up restaurant was the first of its kind and we were excited to have the chance to be … Read More