Prestera Transportation Incorporation


Prestera Trucking was established by Michael Prestera in the mid 1960’s. For many years Prestera Trucking served the Virginia intrastate market only.The company's chief customer was the Radford Army Ammunition Plant in Radford, VA.At that time the company expanded the authority to 48 states and began servicing the Maryland, Virginia and Tennessee markets. The company’s base of operation was located in Virginia.
 
By October 1991 Prestera had began operating nationwide as a specialized carrier for the Department of Defense.  This was a continuance of the company's heritage and Mr. Jeffries experience.  Currently they operate as one of only a few motor carriers qualified to move commodities.
 
The company’s accident rate, driver and tractor out of service rates are all well below industry averages.  Over the past two years Prestera has had no tractors removed from service and the accident rate has averaged 0.24 per million miles. Must have or be able to obtain a security clearance from the United States Department of Defense.

The company offers the team of Top quality hazmat freight, No hazardous waste,1.63 to 2.08 dollars per loaded mile, including fuel surcharge, All dispatch miles paid, empty or loaded, Minimum truckload pay, Satellite and Prepass furnished, Paid cargo and liability insurance, Weekly settlement and direct deposit, Driver recruitment and safety bonuses, Insurance programs available.
 
They believe that safety and security will continue to be a hallmark of their company.  Prestera employs a safety specialist and has implemented programs to remind their drivers of the importance of safe driving. Compliance with all rules and regulations, enhanced through the company's safety programs, including driver safety meetings, safety bulletins and substance abuse prevention, and highly qualified, professional drivers, allows them to greatly reduce accidents and cargo claims.