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  • Bison’s Garth Pitzel takes home TCA award

    June 14, 2016 1:07PM by Truck West

    FORT WORTH, Texas – Garth Pitzel of Bison Transport has been presented the 2016 Clare C. Casey Professional of the Year award by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA). Pitzel is the director of safety and driver development with Bison and

  • Forbes recognizes Bison Transport as a best employer

    March 8, 2016 6:59AM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — Bison Transport has been recognized by Forbes as one of Canada’s best employers. Bison was one of 12 organizations from the transportation sector and the only trucking company to receive the award. “It’s an honour to receive

  • Bison adds another safety award to the trophy shelf

    November 10, 2015 3:52PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — Bison Transport has won its fifth consecutive National Truck Safety award from the American Trucking Associations. It won first place in the 2014 Safe Fleet Award competition, for recording the lowest US Department of Transportation recordable accident

  • Driver of the Year has the ‘Fielding touch’

    November 9, 2015 6:51PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Jack Fielding of Bison Transport has been named Driver of the Year by Volvo Trucks Canada and the Ontario Trucking Association (OTA). The award – 2015 Volvo Trucks Canada-OTA Driver of the Year – was presented to

  • Bison promotes key executives

    September 9, 2015 1:06PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — Bison Transport has announced the promotion of several of its executives. Don Streuber has been named executive chairman and CEO while Rob Penner steps up as president and chief operating officer. Damiano Coniglio has been named vice-president,

  • Feature Health & Safety


    March 17, 2015 2:19PM by James Menzies

    Congratulations are in order for Bison Transport, which was again named the safest fleet within its division by the Truckload Carriers Association. Bison has finished first in its division a remarkable nine straight times. It’s an unprecedented run. “This is

  • In-depth: How to prevent cargo crime at your facilities and on the road

    February 27, 2015 2:18PM by James Menzies

    Bison Transport v.p. of business development Norm Sneyd discusses cargo crime and how to reduce the risk of being victimized

  • Searcy Trucking buys Renold’s Transport

    December 1, 2014 2:19PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — Searcy Trucking has announced its acquisition of Altona, Man.-based specialized deck transporter Renold’s Transport. Renold provides deck transportation between the US and Western Canada, primarily for the agriculture and construction industries. The acquisition brings Searcy’s fleet to