Highway Transport opens $11 million service center as enhanced Midwest hub serving customers across U.S. and Canada

Highway Transport has opened an $11 million flagship service center located in Chicago and serving as a Midwest hub for its current and growing customers across the U.S. and Canada. As an American family-owned and operated business, Highway Transport is a leader in bulk transportation of specialty chemicals and is recognized in the industry for safety and effectiveness. Highway Transport … Read More

Highway Transport repeats as Responsible Care® Partner of the Year Award for outstanding safety

In back-to-back years and for the third time overall, Highway Transport has earned the Responsible Care® Partner of the Year Award, which the American Chemistry Council (ACC) presented during its Responsible Care® and Sustainability Conference in March. Responsible Care® is the chemical manufacturing industry’s environmental, health, safety and security performance initiative. The 2022 Partner of the Year Award recognizes ACC … Read More

Highway Transport achieves recruiting and retention goals for professional drivers

Highway Transport, a leader in bulk chemical transportation, has achieved a record number of professional drivers on staff thanks to the company’s recent and continued efforts to celebrate, support and reward its elite team of tanker truck drivers. The company is achieving its 2022 goals for driver count, through both recruiting and retention, by enhancing Highway Transport programs that support … Read More

Highway Transport announced driver pay increase to begin immediately

Highway Transport, a bulk chemical transportation company, is implementing an immediate pay increase for drivers that will apply to both hourly and mileage pay across all 14 of the company’s service centers. “Our drivers are our most crucial asset, and we are committed to rewarding them for their commitment to quality and safety for our customers,” said Marshall Franklin, President … Read More

Highway Transport launches enhanced MyHighway Customer Portal

TempTrack™ provides customers access to real-time cargo location and temperature Highway Transport has launched the enhanced MyHighway Customer Portal to provide expansive functionality, including live updates on cargo location and temperature 24 hours a day through TempTrack™. The portal, which is now available to all Highway Transport customers, is a one-stop digital storehouse of past and present load activity, important … Read More

Highway Transport earns Responsible Care® Partner of the Year Award for outstanding safety

For the second time in three years, Highway Transport has earned the Responsible Care® Partner of the Year Award, which the American Chemistry Council (ACC) presented today during its virtual Responsible Care® and Sustainability Conference. Responsible Care® is the chemical manufacturing industry’s environmental, health, safety and security performance initiative. The 2021 Partner of the Year Award recognizes an ACC partner … Read More

Highway Transport joins nonprofit aimed at supporting women in trucking

Highway Transport becomes a Women in Trucking Association corporate member Highway Transport is now a corporate member of the Women in Trucking Association, a nonprofit that encourages and supports women’s employment in the transportation industry. According to the American Trucking Association, the number of female truck drivers increased by 68% between 2010 and 2018. While more women continue to get … Read More

Highway Transport opens $12.5 million flagship service center in Geismar

Highway Transport has opened a $12.5 million flagship service center in Geismar, Louisiana, which will serve the needs of its current and growing customers across the Gulf Coast region and lead to the creation of 150 local jobs. The new service center expands the chemical transportation company’s presence in the Gulf Coast, positioning Highway Transport to serve several nearby prominent … Read More