Founded in 1968, Keen Transport, Inc., is a large heavy-haul transportation and logistics company based in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Keen Transport serves a critical specialized market with customers in construction, agricultural equipment, and mining equipment. Keen Transport is a well-known name in transportation solutions particularly in the heavy construction equipment industry. For more than 40 years, Keen Transport was family-owned, but in 2011 it was purchased by Platinum Equity which opened new doors for growth.
KEEN TRANSPORT, INC.
Today Keen Transport has offices in Georgia, North Carolina, Texas, Arkansas, Illinois, Washington, and California – offices that are either located near key large equipment manufacturers or port cities. Regardless of the size and weight of the equipment that Keen Transport carries, this logistics company develops the solutions that meet a customer’s requirements. The Keen Transport fleet is about 95% company trucks and trailers; they contract with a very small number of owner operators. The Keen Transport fleet includes more than 500 trailers of different configurations and their superload trailers can transport up to 80 tons.