The corporate office for Cherokee Tank Lines, Inc., is located in the beautiful mountains of Blue Ridge, GA. The companies owner is Larry Lance who has been in the trucking business for over 30 years, serving as vice president and general manager of Lance Trucking Company, Inc., a family owned business also located in Blue Ridge, GA.
As owner of Cherokee Tank Lines, Larry is driven by his passion for trucks and a commitment to the trucking industry as a whole. In the last few years he has devoted himself to building a company that serves its customers well. He wants his company to be one of distinction, a cut above the rest. Larry knows through his many years of experience that hard work, dedication and providing first rate, on-time deliveries to his customers will help him achieve this goal.
Larry believes in updating our equipment on a regular basis. Our company owned fleet of Peterbilt trucks are powered by Caterpillar engines and equipped with a PTO driven 3” Roper Pump for loading and unloading of product. Each truck has the capability of reducing to a 2” hose configuration if needed, with standard pump times ranging from 20 to 30 minutes.
The majority of our insulated tankers have a maximum capacity of 6500 gallons and have the capability of unloading from both the rear and side. Each truck -trailer combination can carry an average 46,000 lbs of product from origin to destination and at a temperature of up to 200 degrees.
We maintain a quality maintenance program at our equipment facility, located in Canton, GA, where we employee three full time mechanic's who perform routine maintenance, as well as major repairs to our equipment. This to ensure that our equipment operates in a safe and reliable manner.
At Cherokee Tank Lines Inc., we're looking to the future and hope that you'll give us the opportunity to do business with you!