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Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Keen Transport

Transportation & Logistics · Private Transaction · Acquired in December 2011

Transports, services, and customizes oversize equipment for the construction, mining, and agricultural industries.

Platinum Equity Portfolio Company Keen Transport
Keen Transport maintains a diverse asset base of trucks and specialized trailers capable of transporting loads up to 160,000 pounds.

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KEY FACTS

  • Transaction included Keen Transport, Inc. and Cressler Trucking, Inc.
  • 13 facilities across the United States, many located near key US ports
  • Founded in 1968 by Harold Keen
  • Maintains a diverse asset base of trucks and specialized trailers capable of transporting loads up to 160,000 pounds
  • Offers short- and long-term equipment storage solutions as well as full-service fleet maintenance, machine assembly, and equipment customization

INITIATIVES

  • Continue organic growth strategies and identify prospective add-on acquisitions to expand the company's asset base, capabilities, and market share

NEWS

updated 05/13

“Platinum understands our business and supports the integrity upon which this company has been built.” BILL KEEN, PRESIDENT AND CEO, KEEN TRANSPORT