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Searcy Trucking wins Volvo Trucks Safety Award

October 21st, 2015

Searcy Trucking wins Volvo Trucks Safety Award
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — A Canadian fleet has once again been recognized by Volvo Trucks as one of the safest in North America.
Searcy Trucking was named a winner of the 2015 Volvo Trucks Safety Awards at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition. It receives $25,000 to put towards its safety programs, courtesy Volvo and co-sponsor Michelin Americas Truck Tires. Searcy, a Bison Transport subsidiary based in Winnipeg, Man., won the division for fleets travelling less than 20 million miles per year. Winner of the 20 million mile-plus category was Ruan Transportation of Des Moines, Iowa.

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Bison Transport Appoints New President at Searcy Trucking

Friday Sep 11, 2015

WINNIPEG, MB – Bison Transport is pleased to announce the appointment of Norm Blagden to the
position of President at Searcy Trucking.

"Over the past two years, since our acquisition, Norm has been instrumental in successfully transitioning
Searcy Trucking into the Bison family." says Rob Penner, Bison Transport’s President and COO.

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Searcy Trucking acquires Manitoba based Renold’s Transport

Thursday Nov 28th, 2014
 
WINNIPEG, MB – Searcy Trucking Ltd. is pleased to announce the acquisition of Renold’s Transport Ltd. based in Altona, MB. Renold’s was established in 1984 and is an owner managed specialized deck transport company. They provide transportation services between the U.S. and western Canada, primarily for the agriculture and construction industries. Combined, Searcy Trucking and Renold’s Transport operate 110+ trucks, 150 trailers and they employ over 130 people. Searcy, a member of the Bison Transport group of companies, and Renold’s will continue to operate as stand-alone companies over the next year. Click here to read more...
 
 

WINNIPEG, MB – Bison Transport is pleased to announce the acquisition of Winnipeg based Searcy Trucking and its distribution division, Universal Reload. Searcy Trucking was established in 1969 and is a family owned trucking carrier that specializes in flat deck transportation services. Universal Reload manages 12 acres of outside storage, 24,000 square feet indoor storage, and specializes in open-deck freight handling logistics. Click here to read more...