Present

Present

Present Day – A Nationwide Leader in Transport Today, Crete Carrier Corporation has grown into a transporter of virtually any product and operates more than 5,000 tractors and over 13,000 trailers throughout the continental United States. While this makes us one...
1999

1999

1999 – Branching Into a New Market With a new millennium on the horizon Crete Carrier Corporation added a new line of service with the purchase of Omaha-based Hunt Transportation. Hunt provides open deck and specialized transportation services throughout the...
1987

1987

1987 – Acquisition Fuels Steady Growth Crete Carrier Corporation expanded the dry van fleet by acquiring Hilt Truck Lines based in Council Bluffs, Iowa. The move boosted Crete Carrier into a position among the leaders of the American trucking...
1979

1979

1979 – Our Expansion Continues In 1979, Crete Carrier Corporation continued our expansion into refrigerated trucking with the purchase of Sunflower Carriers, a refrigerated trucking company out of York, Nebraska. The Sunflower line was then eventually merged...
1974

1974

1974 – Crete Carrier Goes Cool In 1974, Crete Carrier Corporation acquired Shaffer Trucking, a temperature-sensitive carrier based in New Kingstown, Pennsylvania. Since joining Crete Carrier Corporation in 1974, Shaffer Trucking has continued to build on its...
1973

1973

1973 – Putting Down Our Roots In 1973, the Acklies relocated Crete Carrier Corporation to our current corporate headquarters in Lincoln, Nebraska. The Acklie family purchased a 5-acre plot of hard-surface parking for a West Lincoln terminal. According to Duane,...