Melton Truck Lines is one of the largest, most experienced international flatbed carriers in North America. With nearly 70 years of experience, we take pride in our reputation of being a leader in the flatbed industry. We service the United States and Canada, as well as offer through-trailer service to Mexico with top-of-the-line trucks and 100% air-ride flatbed trailers. We can provide you with customized solutions to meet your flatbed transportation needs through responsive customer service, advanced technology, and our modern, expanding fleet. 

We are proud of our international services and have won several awards for exporting. We know you expect professionalism, proper handling, and on-time delivery of your freight. That is why Melton hires drivers that meet stringent safe driving and service standards.

At Melton, you will have a dedicated account team that is available for you 24 /7, providing personalized service when you need it. Melton has received the prestigious Quest for Quality award from Logistics Management 16 out of the last 19 years. We continue to look for innovative ways to keep a competitive edge and uphold our long-standing tradition of quality domestic and international flatbed services.

In 1980, Melton pioneered through-trailer service to Mexico and continues to be a leader in the industry. We serve all 48 contiguous states with primary traffic lanes east of the Rockies. Our domestic and international services include through-trailer service to and from Mexico and Canada minimizing cargo claims, bilingual sales, customer service, and equipment control and strategic interchange agreements with leading Mexican carriers.

Whether your business consists of one load or many loads, we can handle it.

Melton flatbed truck parked outside of the Tulsa headquarters building


Reliability & Safety


Melton Truck Lines is known for its signature blue trucks, but it is what’s under the hood and who’s behind the wheel that separates Melton from the competition. Our expanding fleet of impeccably maintained late-model, air-ride equipment reflects the pride we take in serving our customers. Melton hires over-the-road drivers that meet stringent safe driving standards. Our drivers are further supported by Melton’s nationally recognized safety program.

  • Each driver undergoes a rigorous screening process and is required to attend intensive safe driving and securement training programs.
  • Drivers continuously receive safety, operations, and maintenance training at all terminals.
  • Over 98% on-time delivery
  • On-site safety and securement officer at each terminal.
What an honor to be recognized for Melton’s continued dedication to provide quality flatbed transportation services. We value the strong relationships we’ve built with our loyal customers and are proud of our outstanding employees who continue to work proactively and diligently. The excellent work from our office staff along with consistent, safe, and productive performance from our drivers upholds our reputation as an industry leader in flatbed transportation.
Spence Slaymaker

Director of Sales, Melton Truck Lines



Melton is a two-time President’s “E” Award winner, which is a prestigious honor recognizing excellence in exporting. The President’s “E” Award is the nation’s highest honor for achievement in exporting and attests to the professionalism that Melton demonstrates in its cross-border operations. Not only is Melton known for its excellent international services, our domestic customer base has awarded us a 16 time Quest for Quality winner in Logistics Management Magazine, as well as an Inbound Logistics Top Carrier 9 out of the last 10 years.

Melton delivers the total package with quality service that reaches beyond borders while providing reliable, safe transportation solutions without sacrificing competitive price and service. Our services reflect your company. That is why for nearly 70 years Melton Truck Lines has been a leader in the flatbed industry with dependable on-time pick-up and delivery. We provide customers with customized solutions to meet individual needs, minimizing cost and maximizing efficiency.