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Featherlite Logistics LLC

Interstate
(29 reviews) 4.9 out of 5
Houston, TX 77020
USDOT
2820143
Docket
MC940290

Carrier Ratings

Cleanliness
9.9
Communication
9.6
Timeliness
9.8

Positive Flags

Strong Dispatcher Communication
28
On Time Pickup
27
Easy to Work With
27
On Time Delivery
26
Friendly
24
Knowledgeable
22
Consistent Tracking
19
Good Delivery Condition
18
Clean Equipment
15
Strong Driver Communication
14
Easy to Onboard
14

Negative Flags

Late Pickup
1
Poor Dispatcher Communication
1
Unresponsive
1

Overview

Founded in 2015, Featherlite Logistics is a licensed interstate freight carrier in Houston. Our aim is to make logistics faster and simpler. Our key aspects of competitive pricing, exceptional customer service and specialized configuration, make us your ultimate logistics solution. We have 50+ privately owned chassis, 10 acres of storage yards, and all-in pricing. Equipped with accurate resources, up to date technology and professional drivers, we strive to provide you exceptional logistics experience.

Fleet Details

Type Tractors Trailers Trucks
Owned 24 19 0
Leased 0 0 0

Freight

  • General Freight
  • Intermodal Containers
  • Paper Products

Truck Types

  • Container
  • Dry Van
  • Deck
  • Oversized
  • Flatbed
  • Power Only

Shipment Types

  • Full Truckload
MCS-150 Mileage
2,552,000 (2023)
Electronic Tracking
62% of reviewers say the carrier uses electronic tracking

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Primary Operating Area Headquarters

Upcoming Capacity


Compliance

Authorizations

FMCSA authority status
Common Active — 11/24/2015 (8 years, 6 months)
Carrier operation
Interstate
Cargo authorization
Property

Safety Violations

Type Total Severe Out of Service Measure Percentile
Vehicle Maintenance 182 18 47 13.43 85.7%
Unsafe Driving 3 1 0 0.73 9.4%
Hours of Service Compliance 13 1 6 1.25 48.5%
Driver Fitness 8 5 7 1.01 63.7%
Controlled Substances 0 0 0 0 0%

Accident Report

Type Last 6 Months 6-12 Months ago 12-24 Months ago Total
Fatalities 0 0 1 1
Injuries 0 0 1 1
Tow-away 0 1 2 3
Crash Reports 0 1 2 3

Inspections

Type Inspections OOS Inspections OOS Percentage National Average
Driver 58 9 15.52% 6.67%
Vehicle 55 27 49.09% 22.26%

Insurance Coverage

Insurance type
BIPD (Primary)
Company name
Houston Specialty Insurance Company
Policy limit
$750,000
Policy number
RT-HSIC-CA-0000512-00
Effective date
05/11/2024

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Jheel K

November 30, 2023

“JUST WONDERFUL”

Timeliness
10/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
10/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Friendly
  • Easy to Work With
  • Clean Equipment
  • Good Delivery Condition
  • Knowledgeable

Featherlite Logistics is extremely wonderful to work with - Faisal and Paula are always cooperative, prompt in their service and very professional. They are always accommodating of my needs no matter what . They are my GO-TO drayage company for all my container needs - I do not trust anybody else. Faisal also helped me out with some advice on buying a truck/trailer for my company as well.


Lanes
Houston, TX to Houston, TX
Freight Details
Machinery, Large Objects
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
FM
Response from Faisal Merchant – Featherlite Logistics LLC
6 months ago
Thank you so much Jheel for your kind words. We truly appreciate your partnership! You guys have been an amazing customer for us.
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TX

Verified Shipper from Texas

April 25, 2024

“PRESIDENT”

Timeliness
10/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
10/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Friendly
  • Easy to Work With
  • Good Delivery Condition

ON TIME PICK UP, ON TIME DELIVERY, FRIENDLY,EASY TO WORK WITH


Lanes
Houston, TX to Houston, TX
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional
FM
Response from Faisal Merchant – Featherlite Logistics LLC
29 days ago
Thank you so much!
NY

Verified Broker from New York

April 23, 2024

“Great carrier company”

Timeliness
9/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
10/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Consistent Tracking
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Strong Driver Communication
  • Friendly
  • Easy to Work With
  • Easy to Onboard
  • Clean Equipment
  • Good Delivery Condition
  • Knowledgeable

Featherlite Logistics LLC is a great carrier company, they've done a great job with impeccable services. they have dedicated drivers and dispatchers who always prioritize our shipments and go above and beyond to deliver the shipments where they need to be, efficiently on time. I would take a moment to appreciate Paula and her team. She has done a great job with our containers. I highly recommend Featherlite Logistics.


Lanes
Houston, TX to Azle, TX
Freight Details
Metal: Sheets, Coils, Rolls
Machinery, Large Objects
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional
FM
Response from Faisal Merchant – Featherlite Logistics LLC
29 days ago
Thank you for your partnership and trust!
FH

Fazal H

April 20, 2024

“Exceptional Service”

Timeliness
10/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
10/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Consistent Tracking
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Strong Driver Communication
  • Friendly
  • Easy to Work With
  • Easy to Onboard
  • Clean Equipment
  • Good Delivery Condition
  • Knowledgeable

Their service is exceptional. Highly recommended.


Lanes
Houston, TX to Houston, TX
Freight Details
General Freight
Intermodal Containers
Tracking
Did not use electronic tracking
FM
Response from Faisal Merchant – Featherlite Logistics LLC
29 days ago
We appreciate your partnership Mr. Fazal.
GM

Gagan M

April 18, 2024

“Export Coordinator”

Timeliness
10/10
Cleanliness
10/10
Communication
10/10

What went well?
  • On Time Pickup
  • On Time Delivery
  • Consistent Tracking
  • Strong Dispatcher Communication
  • Strong Driver Communication
  • Friendly
  • Easy to Work With
  • Easy to Onboard
  • Good Delivery Condition
  • Knowledgeable

We have been working with Featherlite over 5 years and they never dissappointed us


Lanes
Houston, TX to Houston, TX
Freight Details
General Freight
Tracking
Offers electronic tracking
Tracking functional
FM
Response from Faisal Merchant – Featherlite Logistics LLC
29 days ago
Mr. Gagan, Thank you for your continued support and trust in our company!