FIRST QUARTER EQUIPMENT PURCHASE
Warren, Michigan, March 18, 2016
- Central Transport, LLC, one of the nation’s most technologically advanced less-than-truckload (LTL) carriers, has announced new 2016 equipment investments.
This week, Central Transport announced 482 2017 Peterbilt 579 tractors with MX13 engines have been purchased and are currently being customized and prepared for distribution and use throughout the network. The new Peterbilt tractors are part of the Company’s ongoing initiatives to improve service and efficiency. The units are in addition to the 1,144 units put into service in 2015, thus far bringing the two year total to 1,626 new tractors. The equipment allows for continued expansion in capacity and further market penetration in dense locales.
About Central Transport - Central Transport is a privately owned full-service asset-based, transportation provider offering supply chain solutions across North America. Central Transport provides regional, inter-regional and long-haul LTL (less-than-truckload) services, cross-docking, consolidation and pool distribution services, as well as customized value-added supply chain services. Central Transport is based in suburban Detroit and is part of the privately held CenTra, Inc., a Forbes 500 private company.