As the nation's largest and most experienced Arms, Ammunition & Explosives/AA&E transporter, Tri-State prioritizes safety above all else, ensuring peace of mind for our valued clients.


Transportation Solutions for Sensitive Freight

Whether it's transporting highly sensitive government freight or essential equipment for commercial mining production, we possess the expertise, processes, equipment, and certifications necessary to handle your most critical freight needs. Our clientele spans aerospace, government, and commercial sectors, providing secure transportation and tailored solutions for hazardous, sensitive, or high-value shipments.


Most Trusted AA&E Trucking Company

When it comes to AA&E freight, trust matters. While approximately 800 trucking companies are approved as DOD service providers, less than ten stand out as Tier 1 carriers for AA&E transportation. We are proud to be first among this elite group. We are proud to be the first among this elite group.


In addition to maintaining impeccable safety records, our management and ownership undergo thorough background checks, ensuring the highest level of security for your shipments.

Our commitment to excellence extends to every aspect of our operations:

800 background-checked and government-secured drivers

Exceptional on-time delivery rate of 99.7%

24/7 Operations Center and real-time load tracking

Cutting-edge transportation and communication technology

Professional team drivers, rigorously screen and certified under HME, Quebec Explosives, DOD, TSA, C-TPAT, FAST, SMARTWAY, and MCEP


From coast to coast, including Alaska and Canadian provinces, we provide high security transportation for both government and commercial truckload and LTL shipments.

Your cargo's safety and timely delivery are our top priorities. Experience the Tri-State Motor Transit difference

—let us handle your AA&E freight needs with precision and care.


Transportation Protective Services

Tri-State is approved by the Department of Defense and Department of Energy

  • Dual Driver Protective Service (DDP)
  • Constant Surveillance Service (CIS)
  • Protective Security Service (PSS)
  • Extra Driver (EXD)
  • Satellite Motor Surveillance Service (SNS)
  • Security Escort Vehicle (SEV)
  • Trailer Tracking Service (DCS)

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