Bulk Load Board

Find bulk loads for hopper bottom and pneumatic trailers with the largest load network in the industry.

DAT is widely known as the biggest and best load board for van, reefer, and flatbed freight, but you can also find loads for bulk load trailers.

  • Find bulk loads you can trust.
  • Get the best rates for your bulk loads.
  • Receive alerts when new loads are posted.
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Find bulk loads you can trust.

Easy access to broker information means you can trust every load you find with DAT.

It’s important that you always feel secure in the businesses you work with. That’s why DAT gives you the tools you need to qualify each company on the bulk loads load board before you commit to working with them.

Just head to DAT’s bulk freight load boards to get up-to-date details on credit scores, bond information, and average days to pay. All this is right at your fingertips, so you can focus on getting back on the road.

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Get the best rates for your bulk loads.

Access details about business partners and information on lanes to make sure you’re getting the best rates.

When you use the best US bulk load board, you get all the information you need to make strategic financial decisions for your trucking business.

See company reviews and credit scores of potential business partners right from the DAT bulk load board. Then check the average market rates for each lane you’re looking at. That information can help you pick the right lanes and negotiate the rates you deserve.

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Receive alerts when new loads are posted.

The DAT mobile app makes sure you never miss a load that matches your search criteria.

With thousands of loads posted to the DAT load board daily, including some agriculture commodities (feed ingredient, fertilizer aggregates, grain, etc.) and other bulk loads, it can be tough to keep up. Luckily, DAT’s bulk commodities load board has a way for you to find the perfect match without staying glued to the screen. No matter what kind of load you’re looking for, DAT alerts will let you know as soon as a new load matching your search criteria appears. Plus, the mobile app allows you to access updates on the go.
  • Load boards are digital bulletin boards where brokers and shippers post the loads they need delivered. Carriers view the load postings through the web-based platform or mobile app, where they are able to compare loads and find the one that best fits their interests.

    Load boards also give truckers the option to post their trucks so the system can digitally match loads and truckers. The platform notifies both parties as soon as it makes a match so the freight can get on the road fast.

  • Take a moment to consider how long it would take to manually find a load that matches your equipment and desires. For each load you managed to pick up, you would have to spend a massive amount of time trying to locate a match — often coming up short.

    A quality bulk load board, like DAT, streamlines the whole process from start to finish. It helps you find loads fast while offering you the information you need to make the best possible business decisions. If you want to get on the road fast, a load board is the most efficient way to get there.

  • Bulk loads are exactly what they sound like: they are large freight loads. Bulk load trailers are typically hopper bottom and pneumatic trailers and are designed to carry a large quantity of dry or liquid freight, and can be unload via walking hopper bottoms, walking floors or conveyor.  

    Given that there are a lot of different types of bulk loads, it’s good to know what you’re looking for beforehand so you can narrow your search to a dry bulk load board or a liquid bulk load board.

  • With 623,000 new loads posted every business day by our freight brokers and shipper members, the DAT load board is the best place to find whatever freight you’re looking for whether it’s a bulk load or an LTL. Simply enter information on your vehicle and the types of loads you’re looking for in the simple search engine and let DAT find the perfect load for you.

    DAT isn’t just the largest marketplace in the trucking industry, it also offers the fastest service of any load board. Let DAT’s real-time updates help you save time and close deals faster.

  • DAT’s load boards are designed to be easy to use so carrier members pull loads instead of trying to navigate a complicated system. No matter your level of experience, you can navigate the DAT load boards. Straightforward search boxes make it easy to post your truck and search through digitally matched loads. Because DAT screens the individuals and businesses who post on the site, you can feel confident that the people you work with are trustworthy.

  • Yes! DAT has a free load board app and a free demo that lets you create an account and search for loads before you buy. That way you can see if DAT is the right choice for you before you make any kind of commitment. We want to make sure you feel DAT is the best way to grow your business.

“The DAT Load Board is the only one I use, and I really don’t see any interest in trying any other one.” 

- Brian Stone, Stone’s Trucking LLC

"DAT Load Board is awesome. They even teach you how to book a load and how to use it on your computer or cell phone app. Highly recommend DAT!"

- Francis Gatmaitan, Alpha Trucking 

Find Available Loads Today!

Get the most relevant matches for your business – the right load for the right truck at the right price, no matter where you are. DAT the largest load board, with more than 159 million loads posted annually. Find the load board package that best suits your business below.

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