Welcome to Our Family

Owner/operators are at the heart of our business and their success leads to our success. That's why we are committed to their economic and personal well being


Our driver turnover ratio is one of the lowest in the business, so we must be doing something right!


  • Fuel Surcharge Program
  • Fuel card program through EFS
  • Bobtail, Physical Damage, Health, Workman’s Compensation, Insurance Offered
  • Detailed settlement reports on Friday (also available on-line Wednesday afternoon)
  • Direct deposit available
  • Company paid IFTA Program


  • Independent Contractors Wanted
  • Steady work available year round
  • Diverse customer base including steamship Lines, railroads, freight forwarders and direct shippers
  • 100% Owner Operator
  • Local, Regional and OTR work

Compensation Program


  • Flat rates based on customer and locations
  • Accessorial pay competitive to industry standards
  • Drop and pick business to fill out day


  • Flat rates based on mileage bands
  • Accessorial pay competitive to industry standards

Over The Road:

  • Per mile rates paid on all loaded, empty and bobtail miles
  • Toll reimbursement
  • Accessorial pay competitive to industry standards


  • Must be at least 23 years of age
  • Must have a valid commercial driver’s license
  • Must have two years of verifiable tractor/trailer experience
  • Must have a clean driving record
  • Must be a TWIC card holder


Let’s talk to see if our freight is right for you.

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Return by submitting through the form below, or by mailing to Century Express, Attn: Brooke Deems, 810 Ford Dr., Norfolk, VA 23523.

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Our mission is to be the best in the mid-atlantic. Period.

Our mileage rates and fuel surcharge exceed most competitors.

Our varied lanes of freight allow you to stay within your comfort zone.

Our exacting payroll and expert dispatch and sensitivity to your individual circumstances are unmatched.