Pacific, WA: Gordon Trucking Inc. has acquired Midwest trucking company Buske Lines. Buske is currently headquartered in Edwardsville, IL.
In the deal, Gordon Trucking obtains Buske Lines' 150 power units and 375 refrigerated and dry-van trailers. Along with the assets, Gordon Trucking also acquires a 35,000 square foot shop located in Pontoon Beach, IL. This expansion will create additional truck driving career opportunities with Gordon Trucking throughout the Midwest Region.
Buske Lines was founded in 1923 and serves customers throughout the Midwest and Southeast. Like Gordon Trucking, Buske Truck Lines has served many of the Fortune 500 companies and is a SmartWay Transport Partner.
The Pontoon Beach Facility will serve as Gordon Trucking's new maintenance, driver and operating center, adding capacity to its Midwest business already operating in Indianapolis and Green Bay, WI.
Gordon Trucking is the 22nd largest truckload carrier in North America and the 64th largest for-hire carrier overall according to Transport Topics.