U.S. Xpress

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U.S. Xpress Enterprises Posts Record Profits

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U.S. Xpress Enterprises reported record profits in the third quarter as the company benefited from strong freight volumes and higher rates.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
November 2, 2018
Business, Logistics, TCA, Top 100

U.S. Xpress Revenue Grows 21.4% in Past Year

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A three-year turnaround in the operations and culture at U.S. Xpress Enterprises helped the Chattanooga, Tenn., trucking firm raise more than $250 million in an initial stock offering in June and deliver its best operating ratio in two decades this spring.

Dave Flessner | Chattanooga (Tenn.) Times Free Press
August 3, 2018
Business, TCA

U.S. Xpress Raises Over $250 Million in Stock Issue

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A decade after its owners took the company private, U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc. returned to Wall Street June 14 to raise more than $250 million of equity and again become a publicly traded company.

Dave Flessner | Chattanooga (Tenn.) Times Free Press
June 15, 2018
Business, Logistics

U.S. Xpress Enterprises Announces IPO

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U.S. Xpress Enterprises has launched an initial public offering of 18,056,000 shares of its Class A common stock, the Chattanooga, Tenn.-based company announced June 4.

Transport Topics
June 4, 2018
Business

U.S. Xpress Plans to Pursue IPO

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Truckload carrier U.S. Xpress announced May 8 it intends to pursue an initial public offering of its Class A common stock, and the Chattanooga, Tenn.-based company has submitted its paperwork to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Transport Topics
May 8, 2018
Business, Technology, TCA

U.S. Xpress Sees Good Times Ahead

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U.S. Xpress reached a deal to spend more than $200 million to buy 1,400 International LT semi-tractor sleeper trucks and 265 day cabs from Navistar International Corp.

Tim Omarzu | Chattanooga (Tenn.) Times/Free-Press
October 23, 2017
Business

U.S. Xpress Laying Off 100 in Tennessee, Georgia

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Truckload carrier U.S. Xpress Enterprises said it is laying off 100 employees — all nondrivers — at two southeastern locations, citing a change in “company focus.”

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
August 3, 2017
Business

PIT Group, U.S. Xpress Launch Fuel-Efficiency Test on Multiple OEMs’ Class 8 Trucks

TUNNEL HILL, Ga. — Engineering and research company PIT Group and truckload carrier U.S. Xpress Enterprises announced they had begun the first in-service fuel-efficiency test in the United States with a variety of Class 8 trucks and various powertrain combinations to compare actual performance levels.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
November 7, 2016