Cascade Carriers L.P. runs a fully integrated
operational software system that is manned 24/7 through
our central dispatch center in Calgary, AB. This system
flows through from order entry to invoicing and can be
interfaced with our client’s
This technology includes e-business solutions for customers.
For example, Cascade Carriers has partnered with Lafarge
in the use of EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) protocols
to provide bill of lading, weights, shipping and loading
Our information technology extends to the cab of our trucks
through the use of a satellite communication system, linking
our drivers with our clients. We have transformed our trucks
into mobile information centers. We utilize GPS satellites
to track vehicle locations, provide timely updates on customer
inventory, transfer load data and monitor vehicle performance
Our customers have the option to trace
their shipments on–line, anytime via the Internet.
We work closely with our customers
on implementing and integrating new technologies. We are
not simply a valuable supplier to our clients – we
are strategic partners in helping them effectively manage
their supply chain.