April 1, 2008
TransX Group of Companies announced that it acquired Big Horn Transport Ltd. (“Big Horn”). Big Horn has locations in Calgary, Edmonton and Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada and provides flat deck services to Saskatchewan, Alberta and BC.
Big Horn specialized in Super B-Train and Tri-Axle service in Western Canada and the Western United States. They also provided local service in Calgary, Lethbridge and Edmonton, Alberta.
This acquisition will compliment the existing services of TransX’s flat deck division, DeckX, and expand its North American scope and capacity with the addition of 50 trucks, 100 trailers and over 50 skilled drivers.
DeckX has grown from its inception in 1995 to its current level of 200 trucks and drivers, and 300 flat deck trailers operating across Canada and the United States. DeckX has a variety of trailer configurations and that, combined with its specially trained drivers, make it a preeminent provider of flat deck services.