Con-Way Southern Express, Ann Arbor, MI, is moving its Longview, TX, service center operations to Tyler, TX, effective May 1, 2000. The company cited increased business as the reason for the move.
The Tyler facility, located at Highway 155 and Interstate 20, will replace CSE's current Longview facility on Highway 31, though operations will still be conducted under the Longview name. Modifications of the existing building on the five-acre site in Tyler will be completed in
The 17,000-square-foot building will include 3,000 square feet of offices and 14,000 square feet of docking space along with 36 dock doors. Daily freight handling capacity will more than double from 257,000 pounds to 576,000 pounds.