Press Releases

July 15, 2015

Estes Opens New Terminal in Norristown, Pennsylvania

Norristown, Penn (July 15, 2015)—Estes Express Lines, a premier freight transportation provider, has opened a new terminal in Norristown to accommodate increased demand for the company’s services in the Greater Philadelphia Region.

“Norristown sits at the junction of a major highway network in the Philadelphia region, and the new terminal will help us continue to meet our customers’ growing needs,” said Steve Smitherman, Estes’ director of operations planning. “The Norristown terminal will help Estes manage an increased workload while continuing to serve our customers with dependability and excellence throughout the region.”

Conveniently located near I-476, I-276, the Pennsylvania Turnpike and U.S. 202, the Norristown terminal provides 44 doors. The terminal began operations as an Estes facility on July 13, under the supervision of Terminal Manager Mike Meilinger. With the opening of the Norristown terminal, Estes now operates eight terminals in Pennsylvania.

For information regarding Estes freight services at the Norristown terminal, please call (484) 681-7010. To learn more about Estes Express Lines and the full range of freight transportation services available, please visit

About Estes Express Lines

Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, Estes is a leading, full-service freight transportation provider offering a complete range of shipping solutions including LTL, time critical, volume & truckload, global and custom solutions. Founded in 1931 by W.W. Estes and still family-owned, today’s Estes is the largest, privately held LTL carrier in the nation. With a network of more than 200 terminals across the country and a global service footprint, Estes has grown into one of the most respected total-solutions providers in the industry.