Bison Transport has been recognized by Fleet Owner Magazine as a 2016 Fleet of the Year at the awards presentation held in conjunction with the 2017 Technology & Maintenance Council convention in Nashville, TN.
Fleet Owner Magazine editors interact with hundreds of fleets in the course of a year and those who are recognized with awards stand out for their management skills, successes, and for their innovative approaches to excellence in fleet operations.
Bison Transport was awarded top-honours in the for-hire truckload category for its efforts in building an outstanding corporate culture and safety record. Bison is recognized by the American Trucking Associations and Truckload Carriers Association for its outstanding safety record, is designated as a Best Fleets to Drive For by the Truckload Carriers Association, and was recognized as having one of Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Culture- the only trucking company in Canada to have ever earned this award from Waterstone.
"We are proud to be recognized by Fleet Owner Magazine. We work hard every day to empower our people, enable our customers, and elevate our business. We have great people that make a difference in our industry and make Bison a great place to work," said Garth Pitzel, Director of Safety and Development.
About Bison Transport
Bison Transport is one of the largest carriers in Canada, offering award-winning transportation solutions to the industry since 1969. Recognized by the TCA (Truckload Carriers Association) as North America's Safest Fleet, Bison is a high-service, dependable and value-creating supply chain partner. Bison offers full truckload service, full-service logistics, intermodal, LTL, dedicated fleet operations, yard management and warehousing & distribution. Bison is an active member of Natural Resources Canada's FleetSmart Program, as well as a SmartWay Transport Partner, a national and voluntary partnership of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
For more information, please contact:
Garth Pitzel - Director, Safety & Driver Development