June 3, 2013 - Industry News
Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company announced the opening of Ocean Trailer’s new location in Delta, British Columbia.
Founded by the Keay family in 1981, Ocean Trailer is one of over 100 Utility independent dealerships across the Americas.
Tags: Dealers, expansion, Utility Trailer
Pilot Flying J is expanding its nationwide network to include a Pilot Travel Center in Canton, Texas, featuring full amenities for professional drivers and the traveling public.
Tags: Pilot Flying J, expansion
May 21, 2013 - Industry News
Penske Truck Leasing held a grand opening event in Phoenix to introduce a new facility.
The $6 million building provides full-service truck leasing, consumer and commercial truck rental and contract truck fleet maintenance services.
Tags: Penske, expansion
Con-way Freight announced a major investment in the Fond du Lac, Wis. community with plans to build a new 96-door, 47,000-square-foot freight service center in the city.
Tags: Con-way Freight, expansion
May 20, 2013 - Industry News
TravelCenters of America, operator of the TA and Petro Stopping Centers travel center brands, has announced the acquisition and rebranding of the newest TA travel center, located at I-40, Exit 170 (1670 U.S. Hwy 601 North) in Mocksville, N.C.
Tags: TCA, expansion
Papé Kenworth has opened new parts and service locations in Klamath Falls and Tangent, Ore., and Kelso, Wash.
Tags: Kenworth, expansion
May 16, 2013 - Industry News
Rush Enterprises Inc. announced that its subsidiaries have acquired certain assets of Piedmont International Trucks, which operates commercial truck dealerships in North Carolina.
Tags: Rush Enterprises, expansion, Mergers & Acquisitions
May 13, 2013 - Industry News
Pilot Flying J announced it is breaking ground on a new Pilot Travel Center in Odessa, Texas. The travel center will feature full amenities for area residents, professional drivers and the traveling public.
May 6, 2013 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Stops opened a new travel stop in Weimar, Texas, at Interstate 10, Exit 682 on April 25.
Tags: Love's Travel Stops, expansion
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. opened a new container drayage facility that will serve rail heads, container yards and ports in the Birmingham, Ala., area.
Tags: expansion, Old Dominion
May 2, 2013 - Industry News
Yokohama Tire Corp. signed an agreement to build a commercial truck tire plant in West Point, Miss.
The facility, which is expected to produce one million tires starting in 2015, will have an initial capital investment of $300 million and potential plant expansions could reach up to four times the original employment and investment levels.
Tags: Yokohama Tire Corp., expansion
April 4, 2013 - Industry News
Old Dominion Freight Line opened a new service center in Salinas, California, to accommodate increased demand in California’s Central Coast region as well as relocated its Des Moines, Iowa Service Center to a facility more than twice the size of its previous service center.
MHC Kenworth officially opened its new dealership in Topeka, Kan.. after undergoing construction to create a new building designed with green technology.
Tags: expansion, MHC Kenworth, Kansas, Dealers
April 3, 2013 - Industry News
Allstate Peterbilt of Grand Forks is open for business.
The parts-only location is the newest of three recent store additions in North Dakota by Allstate Peterbilt Group. The Grand Forks location boasts an inventory of OEM and aftermarket parts for medium- and heavy-duty trucks and trailers.
Tags: expansion, Allstate Peterbilt
March 20, 2013 - Industry News
Cascade Sierra Solutions announced its newest Green Truck Center location in Dallas, Texas. Its staff will provide educational outreach and financial services to commercial trucking businesses.
Tags: expansion, Cascade
March 18, 2013 - Industry News
As part of an ongoing effort to improve service to customers and maintain an efficient network throughout the Northeast, UPS Freight reopened its service center in Nanuet, N.Y.
Tags: expansion, Fleet news
March 11, 2013 - Industry News
Melton Truck Lines, an air-ride flatbed motor carrier, will soon officially break ground on new corporate offices that will accommodate the company’s planned growth of several hundred new jobs over the next eight years.
March 1, 2013 - Industry News
Allstate Peterbilt of Williston has moved to a brand-new facility and has expanded its operation to include parts, service and truck sales.
Vigillo LLC announced that ongoing growth is leading to a more than 25% increase in its data analytics, engineering and customer support staff.
Tags: Leadership, expansion
February 26, 2013 - Industry News
Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. increased its presence in Billings, Mont., moving to a larger facility.
Tags: Old Dominion Freight Line, expansion
February 25, 2013 - Industry News
Great Dane is adding Rocky Mountain Great Dane (also known as S&P Brake Supply) to its full-service dealer network. The company is headquartered in Billings, Mont.
Tags: Great Dane, expansion
Southeastern Freight Lines, a provider of regional less-than-truckload transportation services, announced the opening of a second service center in Houston, Texas in response to growing business in the region.
Tags: Southeastern Freight Lines, expansion
February 21, 2013 - Industry News
Universal Lubricants announced the opening of a new 52,000-square-foot oil warehouse and distribution center in leased space in Dallas. When fully staffed, the center will create over two dozen new jobs and house more than 35 employees.
Tags: Universal Lubricants, expansion
February 20, 2013 - Industry News
Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. opened a new service center in Tomah, Wisc.
Con-way Truckload and Con-way Multimodal, two subsidiaries of U.S. freight and global logistics company Con-way Inc., announced the launch of a new North American intermodal product that integrates the capabilities of both organizations to deliver a offering for intermodal shipping.
Tags: expansion, Con-Way
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