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  1. How many drivers does Gertsen Interstate Systems have?
    Gertsen Interstate Systems currently has over 70 drivers between there Melrose Park terminal and the Galesburg, Michigan terminal.
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  2. What states does Gertsen Interstate Systems operate in?
    Gertsen Interstate Systems has forty-eight state authority and is a licensed and bonded motor carrier.
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  3. How long has Gertsen Interstate Systems been in business?
    Gertsen has been in business over 100 years and is one of the oldest trucking companies currently operating in the Chicagoland area.
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  4. What is Gertsen Interstate Systems current DOT rating?
    DOT ranks all motor carriers in one of these three catagories- Satisfactory, Conditional, and Unsatisfactory. Gertsen's current DOT rating is Satisfactory which is the highest rating a motor carrier can receive.
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  5. Does Gertsen Interstate Systems operate on the weekends?
    Yes, Gertsen Interstate Systems is a seven day a week 24 hour a day operation.
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  6. How can Gertsen Interstate Systems benefit me as customer?
    Gertsen Interstate Systems is very competitive with our rates and we take pride in the quality of our services and customer satisfaction.
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  7. Does Gertsen Interstate Systems currently run any sleeper tractors?
    Yes, Gertsen Interstate Systems has sleeper tractors available for regional moves.
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  8. Does Gertsen Interstate Systems have interchanges with all of the rails,steamship lines and depot yards?
    Yes, Gertsen Interstate Systems has interchanges with every steamship line, railroad, and depot yards.
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  9. Does Gertsen Interstate Systems have more than one facility?
    Yes, Gertsen Interstate Systems currently has two terminals one in Melrose Park, Illinois and a terminal located in Galesburg, Michigan.
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  10. Does Gertsen Interstate Systems have their own chassis and can you store containers for customers?
    Yes, Gertsen Interstate Systems currently has a fleet of 50 chassis including tri-axles and can provide storage of loaded or empty containers for customers.
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