November 26, 2007 8:30 AM, EST

TransForce to Acquire Thibodeau Group

Canadian transportation firm TransForce Income Fund said it will acquire Thibodeau Group of Companies, a less-than-truckload and truckload carrier based in Quebec.

Privately held Thibodeau Group, which had about C$80 million in revenue in 2006, operates about 1,530 tractors and trailers throughout Quebec, Ontario and the United States, TransForce said Monday.

Financial terms of the sale were not disclosed.