Averitt Express, Cookeville, Tenn., has opened a new service center in Harlingen, Texas.

Averitt officials say the new facility will offer less-than-truckload and full-truckload ground service, emergency air freight service, and overseas freight transportation capabilities. The company will provide freight transportation services through the new facility throughout the great Harlingen area, including service to and from points in Mexico, as well as service to areas within a 90-mile radius of the city, including Roma and Rio Grande City.