If you’re wondering how to find flatbed loads for owner operators and carriers, look no further. DAT’s software lets you search the largest database of available freight in the industry — in real time.
DAT has been serving the trucking and logistics industry since 1978, and our marketplace is the number one tool for helping carriers and owner operators efficiently find flatbed truck loads. Brokers and shippers post more than 887,000 new freight listings to the DAT network each business day, each of which includes detailed information like broker credit scores and client reviews to help you make strong business choices.
DAT connects carriers and owner operators with thousands of brokers and shippers looking to move freight quickly. Not only does our system make it simple to find flatbed loads, we also provide you with valuable information about broker credit scores, reviews from other freight delivery services, and average days to pay. That way, you have the tools to keep your business competitive and growing.
Load boards are the foundation for the longevity of your business because they can save you time and money during every phase of the freight finding and delivery cycles. You’ll be armed with tools and features like nationwide demand maps, the most accurate data on lane rates for more than 65,000 lanes, and triangular routing suggestions. These features help you save on operating expenses and build your business sustainably.
After you pick a subscription plan, it’s easy to start finding freight. Our dashboard is intuitive and easy to navigate, even when using our mobile app. You can search for more than 70 kinds of freight, including local flatbed loads. Our software even lets you save your favorite brokers and frequent searches, making the process of finding the next load simpler and more efficient.
We offer subscription plans at different price points, each of which is designed to provide carriers and owner operators with the most relevant tools for their budget and fleet size. All plans give you unlimited access to our freight matching marketplace and broker credit information, while the more comprehensive packages include valuable data about lane rates, triangular routing suggestions, and more.
Our load boards do more than just help you find flatbed freight loads. We provide market insights and maps that show where demand is high, in addition to plenty of other features that help minimize deadhead and improve your rate per mile.
Knowing that you can trust your freight brokers and shippers is critical when you’re looking for freight — and DAT can help provide that confidence. Each listing on our platform includes detailed information about the load itself, including whether the invoice can be factored automatically, in addition to data about broker history and reliability. We provide maximum transparency, so you’ll be able to find high paying loads.
Many of the loads on the DAT network can be factored automatically — and in many cases, you can get paid within 24 hours. Our partners at Triumph pay you in the method of your choosing, which helps ensure you have money on hand to cover expenses, while eliminating the hassle of tracking down late payments. The DAT Assurance program also guarantees that you get paid for every qualified load that you find using our network.
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 226 million loads posted annually. Find the load board package that best suits your business below.