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Beacon is hiring qualified drivers in Nashville and our surrounding service area. Please note we do not service the Northeast. Become a Driver

Service Area

We are based out of Nashville, TN with emphasis in the Southeast, Midwest, and Southwest.
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Who We Are

Our History

Beacon Transport, LLC is a Nashville truckload carrier company founded in June 2000 by Stan Pritchett and David Burns. Their goal was to create a successful truckload company by utilizing their years of combined experience in the transportation industry.

Our Mission

It is the mission of Beacon Transport to develop and maintain a respectable, profitable reputation as a valuable truckload carrier. In order to achieve this goal, the company has built an office staff that is comprised of dedicated and experienced employees who provide the best customer service and dispatch services available.

Our Company

What Our Drivers Say

Beacon Transport has partnered with the EPA SmartWay® Program in order to continue and to improve our commitment to decrease emissions. We do this by investing in the latest technologies, such as, latest engine technology, electric APU’s, diesel powered APU’s, and diesel fired cab heaters to reduce idle.

SmartWay® is an EPA program that reduces transportation-related emissions by creating incentives to improve supply chain fuel efficiency.

Latest Posts

  • An Inside Look at Weigh Stations

    New drivers or anyone interested in becoming a trucker should have some understanding of what a weigh station is and what it means. Weigh stations are checkpoints located throughout the country. The stations are designed to monitor the weight of larger vehicles and make sure they don’t compromise the integrity of the roads. The U.S. has set a maximum weight limit for each vehicle. We take a closer look at the requirements, the technology used, and what officers are looking for.
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  • Become a Truck Driver with Beacon Transport

    A truck driver is a vital part of the U.S.’s economy. They are responsible for transferring large loads of commercial goods from one area to another. Without truck drivers, grocery store shelves would be bare, restaurants would have no food, retail facilities would have no goods to sell, hospitals would have no medical supplies, not to mention other items we need and want on a daily basis.  Depending on the company, they drive locally or cross country. The need for truck drivers has not faltered over the years, giving drivers stable work and salary.
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    Our truck drivers make it possible for us to provide superior service to our clients continually. Each month, we like to honor those who have shown dedicated service and performance to the Beacon team. It’s our way of saying thank you for their excellence and helping contribute to our success!
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  • Common Trailers Used in the Trucking Industry

    There are numerous ways to transport goods. In the United States, many companies rely on the trucking industry to help haul loads and get products to consumers. Almost anyone can rely on a semi-truck for their transportation needs and to accommodate the different freight trucks use trailers to haul the load. If you’re looking for a career as truck driver it’s important to know and understand the different trailers and what they are responsible for carrying. We’ve identified some of the most common trailers used in the trucking industry.
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2017 Driver of the Year

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Ken Wylie

We are proud to announce our 2017 Driver of the Year.

Congratulations Ken!

Driver of the Month – February 2019

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Eric Emerson
We are proud to introduce the Driver of the Month for February 2019, Mr. Eric Emerson. Eric has been employed with Beacon since February 2014. He is originally from Calvert City, Kentucky. Eric enjoys riding his Harley motorcycle on his time off work. We appreciate the outstanding job Eric is doing for Beacon Transport.

Congratulations Eric!