Our DriversYour boat will be in the hands of drivers who pick up and deliver your boat to it's destination while keeping you informed of their progress. With over 50 years of combined experience, we strive to provide timely service, too, the kind our customers have come to expect!
Henry Nelson - DriverA hard working gentleman who always looks at the bright side and enjoys the beautiful moments of the day.... he travels with his dog Ariel. Originally from Brooklyn, NY, Henry is one of the few drivers who knows his way around the city of New York. Now based in New Jersey, his black 2004 freightliner tractor pulls a wide beam Aldura tandem tire, dual axel, 53' trailer, rated for boats weighing up to 40,000 lbs. His sailboat loading skills have been praised by manufacturers like Beneteau USA and Tartan-C&C and he enjoys the challenges of difficult loads like the 16' wide and 45'long custom wooden sport fishing boat once sunk off of Long Island, NY going to Oklahoma as a rehab project. He is truck # 15 and carries $500,000.00 cargo insurance for the biggest of our transports.
Howard Tobeck - Owner OperatorOriginally from Detroit Michigan, Howard has been involved with all facets of boating from working in the crew pit for Popeye's Racing Team, years ago. He owns a Hatteras and now lives in St Augustine, Florida . He has been trucking boats over the road for 30 years. Mechanically inclined, Howard keeps his teal freightliner running smooth and maintains his latest trailer, a 53' 1999 Aldura. He is especially knowledgeable with wooden boats and loading the old timers. He has been recommended by Palmer Johnson yachts and was written up on yacht world's bulletin board by several wooden boat owners. Methodical and thorough regarding the small details, he has a following of repeat customers. Howard was the first big truck that started with us as Fastglass Transport, Inc., in 1996 when we ran some smaller trucks and has remained with us through our growth and changes. Now the he's the #1 Truck of Ship to Shoreline, Inc., and carries $250,000.00 cargo coverage for the standard yachts we carry.