Profile: Knight Transportation Inc (KNX)
25 Nov 2015
Knight Transportation, Inc., incorporated on August 31, 1989, is a provider of multiple truckload transportation and logistics services, which involve the movement of trailer or container loads of freight from origin to destination for a single customer. The Company operates in two segments: Trucking and Logistics.
The Company’s Trucking segment is comprised of three operating units: dry van truckload (Dry Van); temperature-controlled truckload (Refrigerated), and drayage services (Drayage). Trucking segment provides truckload transportation, including dedicated services of various products, goods and materials. The Company operates a tractor fleet and use independent contractors to provide various asset-based solutions, including multiple stop pick-ups and deliveries, dedicated equipment and personnel, on-time expedited pick-ups and deliveries, specialized driver training and other truckload services. As of 2014, Trucking segment operated an average of 4,173 tractors
The Company’s Logistics segment consists of two operating units: freight brokerage services (Brokerage) and rail intermodal (Intermodal). The Brokerage and Intermodal operating units of Logistics segment provide a multitude of shipment solutions, including additional sources of truckload capacity and alternative transportation modes. The Company also provides logistics, freight management and other non-trucking services to its customers through the Logistics business. Logistics offerings meet the customers' transportation needs by providing a range of shipping alternatives from its network of third-party capacity providers and its rail providers. As of December 31, 2014, the Logistics segment had transportation services contracts with approximately 19,122 carriers.
Knight Transportation Inc
5601 W Buckeye Rd
PHOENIX AZ 85043-4603