Press Releases

January 13, 2014

Estes Opens North Chicago Terminal in Response to Midwest Market Growth

Estes Express Lines has opened a 34-door terminal in North Chicago to support the continuing market growth in the Midwest. Located at 316 North Roadway Lane in Lincolnshire, the terminal began operating on January 6, 2014.

"The North Chicago terminal helps us provide even more in-depth coverage to the Midwest, and assures greater capacity to serve our customers with excellence," said Estes Regional Vice President Ron Giordon.

This facility will enhance operations by providing additional support for the demand currently handled by Estes' terminals in Chicago and Elgin, IL.

Jay Schramm was named as the manager for the new terminal. For information regarding local freight service, call 224-377-3250 or email

About Estes Express Lines

Richmond, VA-based Estes is a full-service freight transportation provider offering an entire range of shipping solutions including LTL, Time Critical, Volume & Truckload, Global and Custom Solutions. Founded in 1931 by W.W. Estes and still owned by the Estes family, the company has grown from a small, local carrier into one of the most respected total-solutions providers in the industry.