(I) Transportation charges, other than the charges for the stop-off service
shall be assessed at the rate applicable from point of origin to final
TCI is not bound to transport property in any particular vehicle in time for
any particular market other than to transport merchandise with reasonable
dispatch. TCI is not responsible for any loss which might be incurred as a
result of special or consequential damages.
Unless shipper makes arrangements for team drivers or special relays,
shipper understands that truckload shipments will be transported from origin
to destination by a single driver in accordance with the U.S. Department of
Transportation hours of service requirements.
The bill of lading must be noted “TCI requested to provide expedited or
These charges will be in addition to all other applicable charges.
A charge of $25 will apply for providing proof of delivery on shipments to which no
exceptions were noted.
When carrier agrees to relocate revenue equipment at the request of
consignor or consignee for shipper’s or consignee’s convenience, a charge of
$1.45 per mile will be billable to the consignor or consignee making the
request. Empty miles will be calculated from empty equipment origin to point
of equipment utilization based upon the applicable mileage guide. Carrier will
notify shipper of the location of subject equipment prior to movement.
Carrier will assess Trailer Use and Per Diem charges on TCI’s Trailers as follows:
Free Time: Day of arrival plus one calendar day.
Charges: $50.00 per calendar day.
ISSUED: June 25, 2008 EFFECTIVE: September 25, 2008
Transportation Consultants Inc.
1000 Edwards Avenue
Harahan, LA 70123
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Carrier will comply with all Equipment Interchange Agreements in accordance with UIIA provisions. However, all trailer use and per diem charges incurred will be assessed to customer to include an additional 20% administration fee with a minimum of $30.00 per invoice.