Chattanooga, Tennessee is centrally located. The area is well served by over-the-road, rail and barge carriers. The JIT Steel Service complex in Chattanooga is situated on the Tennessee River, within minutes of the Interstate system and is served by Norfolk Southern Railroad to offer virtually unlimited transportation options.
Over the Road:
Common carrier systems provide service to the Southeast U.S. via Interstates 75, 24, 59 and 65.
Chattanooga is a major hub for Norfolk Southern, with rail service to and from all points of the compass.
Eleven common carriers operate on the Tennessee River. Shipments originating in the northern U.S. may be routed to Chattanooga via the Illinois, Mississippi and Tennessee Rivers. The 253 mile, ice-free Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway has created a shorter, more direct route between inland ports and the Gulf of Mexico at Mobile, Alabama.