Joe and Louie Kane began a company called Kane Brothers in 1949, these two men had only one truck and they hauled gasoline and fuel oil from Minneapolis to Western Minnesota and Eastern North Dakota for the next 14 years of the existence of the company. A second truck was added seventeen years later in 1966 and a third truck and four employees were added in 1972. From then on they have been adding approximately 2 trucks per year to the fleet.
Today the company has over 115 employees; Kane Transport, Inc. has shown major growth. A growth that can come only from continued business from its customers. Business that returns time and again only on the basis of past experiences with the company. Kane Transport, Inc. is now one of the largest petroleum common carriers in Minnesota. Kane Transport, Inc. strives to be an employer that offers the best wages and benefits in the industry!
With their headquarters in Sauk Centre, MN - Kane Transport, Inc. is a Minnesota based petroleum carrier providing hazardous materials and liquid bulk service to the upper Midwest. Through their 90 company power units and 120 tankers that are available to serve the liquid bulk industry, Kane Transport is capable of delivering products in a safe, fast, and efficient manner. The fuel surcharge of Kane Transport, Inc. is based on the National Energy Information Administration weekly average price for highway fuel in the Midwest Region. The company has positions for drivers and owner operators at multiple terminal locations. Kane Transport offers company driversÃƒ‚Ã¢€Ã¢„Ãƒ‚¢ health insurance, life insurance, holiday pay, 401K plan with company match, quarterly incentive bonus, and company supplied uniforms.
The company runs safety programmes that include; ?Full-Time Safety Director, In-House Training for New Employees, Safety Meetings for all Drivers & Dispatchers, ?Safety & Maintenance Field Checks of Drivers & Equipment. This safety program has resulted in the company being awarded the Minnesota Trucking Association Local and Long Distance Tank Truck Safety Award First Place Winner for the years 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998. The National Tank Truck Carriers Safety Improvement Award for four consecutive years. The National Tank Truck Carriers Personnel Safety Award (2001 & 2003). National Tank Truck Carriers Grand Safety Award (1999, 1998). Two Minnesota Trucking Association "Driver of the Month" Award. Winners (February 1999 & February 2002). And the Minnesota Trucking Association "Driver of the Year" Award Morris (Sonny) Skare - February 2002.
If an award can speak volumes of companyÃƒ‚Ã¢€Ã¢„Ãƒ‚¢s service standards then the above mentioned list reflects an encyclopedia of praise and recommendations for Kane Transportation Inc.
KANE TRANSPORT INC.Posted on Mar 14, 2006