About Us

Dependable Highway Express LTL ("DHE LTL")

Our Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) Freight Division



LTL Carrier Company

Dependable is an LTL carrier company specializing in efficient LTL freight movement of your standard or custom requirements throughout California, Arizona and Nevada.

As a major force in the West Coast LTL market and as one of the largest regional LTL carrier companies in California, our LTL division boasts more than 2000 tractors and trailers, more than 60-years of experience, and strategically located trucking service centers throughout the West Coast.  Our team can easily meet your standard or custom shipping requirements.


Harry Massman founded Dependable Trucking in 1950 with a single bobtail truck.  The company grew rapidly over the years by living up to our "Dependable" name and by providing exceptional and personalized service.  We remain true to our mission to continuously improving upon our services and to provide best-in-class customer service.  Today, we are a comprehensive provider of transportation and logistics solutions for many industries in the United States as well as in the Pacific Rim.  We provide increasingly specialized solutions across the supply chain spectrum through our five main transportation services:

 Contact the LTL (less than truckload) division today to see how we can meet your freight shipping needs.

Why use Dependable for your LTL freight transportation needs?

  • Safety
  • On-time delivery
  • Full-service flexibility with easy customization solutions
  • Personalized service & empowered front-line employees
  • Next-day regional service
  • CARB (California Air Resource Board) compliant fleet
  • Smart-Way certified
  • EPA compliant
  • Better than industry-average claim ratio
  • Asset-based with 60-years of transportation expertise
  • Superior safety record and on-time performance record
  • Greener freight transportation: Dependable meets SmartWaySM standard, has solar-powered service centers and much more
  • Nationwide LTL services available through our in-house brokerage