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52. Mullen Group Ltd.

Data through December 31, 2017

Location

Okotoks, Alberta

Stock

TSX: MTL

Leadership

Murray Mullen (Chairman, President and CEO); Stephen Clark (CFO)

Revenue (000)

$627,372

Mullen Trucking, Payne Transportation, RDK Transportation Co. (dry van TL and LTL, flatbed/heavy specialized)

Cascade Carriers (dry bulk)

Bernard Transport, Gardewine Group, Grimshaw Trucking, Hi-Way 9 Group of Companies, Jay’s Transportation Group, Courtesy Freight Systems, Hi-Way 9 Group (regional LTL)

Caneda Transport (dry van TL and LTL)

Tenold Transportation (dry van TL and LTL, warehousing, cable cutting and reel services)

Kleysen Group Ltd. (dry van TL, intermodal)

Smook Contractors Ltd. (construction services, aggregate hauling)

DWS Logistics (warehousing and distribution, acquired in February)

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Trends

Ranking reflects previous year's data.

Details

Sectors

Less Than Truckload
Truckload Dedicated
Intermodal/ Drayage
Flatbed/ Heavy Specialized
Package/ Courier
Motor Vehicle/ Driveaway
Household Goods/ Commercial Delivery
Tank Truck/ Bulk
Refrigerated (Truckload & LTL)
Air/ Expedited
Other (i.e. Brokerage/ Logistics, Mail)

Maintenance Practices

Preventive Maintenance
Engine Overhauls
Body Work on Tractors or Trailers
Trailer Refrigeration Unit Maintenance and Repairs
Tire Repairs
Auxiliary Power Maintenance and Repair
Diesel Particulate Filter Cleaning
Wheel-End Maintenance

Fuel Use

Gasoline
Diesel
Biodiesel
CNG/ LNG
Propane
Hybrid/ Electric
Electric

Technology Applications

Dispatch and Routing Software
Engine Diagnostics and Onboard Computers
In-cab Driver Video Monitoring
Tire Pressure Monitoring
Lane Departure Warning Systems
Anti-collision
Driver Management
Electronic Logging Device
Maintenance and Parts Software
Mobile Phones
Vehicle Tracking/ GPS
Speed Limiters

Fast Facts

1,252 company-owned tractors
667 owner-operated tractors
5,065 trailers
352 straight trucks
208 pickups and vans

Revenue is for trucking operations only.

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