Category Archives: Logistics & Transportation

Sundance Airport soars with expansion.

YUKON, Okla. — Sundance Airport in Yukon has added 40 new hangars, a new aircraft maintenance unit and a flight school. The private airport serves petroleum company executives, media celebrities and other clients. Private airports create revenue through ...

Go north on Alaska Airlines.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Alaska Airlines has begun daily, non-stop service connecting Oklahoma City and Seattle. The airline is using a 76-passenger Embraer 175 jet for the flights. Passengers can depart Will Rogers World Airport each afternoon at 5:05 to ar ...

EAN Services serving up 214 jobs in Tulsa.

TULSA, Okla. — The Oklahoma Department of Commerce announced that 214 new jobs will be created by EAN Services of Tulsa. The company is enrolled in the Oklahoma Quality Jobs Program and qualified for maximum benefits for the expansion. EAN Services is ...

ABF Logistics opens Oklahoma City office.

OKLAHOMA CITY — ABF Logistics has cut the ribbon on its new office in Oklahoma City. The 13,000-square-foot facility will house both sales and operations teams that specialize in truckload brokerage and intermodal transport. Relocation to the new 100-se ...

Starr is star driver for Groendyke Transport.

ENID, Okla. — Groendyke Transport, along with National Tank Truck Carriers and Peterbilt Motors had the opportunity to honor a driver whose name matches his national title. James Starr, a Groendyke Transport driver and current NTTC Professional Tank Tru ...

Melton Truck Lines opens new Tulsa HQ.

TULSA, Okla. — Melton Truck Lines will hold the grand opening of its new 77,000-square-foot headquarters in east Tulsa on April 30. The new facility enables Melton to implement its 10-year growth plan, including increasing operations to 2,000 truck dr ...

Job fair at Port of Catoosa.

CATOOSA, Okla. — Tulsa Tech and the Tulsa Port of Catoosa have partnered to host a job fair on Tuesday, April 21, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Candidates looking for a new career should attend the Tulsa Tech/Tulsa Port of Catoosa Industry Job Fair. With doz ...

2014 was very good year for Port of Catoosa.

TULSA, Okla. — The Tulsa Port of Catoosa reported its fourth best year on record, with more than 2.3 million tons of waterborne cargo moving through the facility in 2014, representing approximately $1.5 billion in commerce. Shipments of inbound steel to ...

Watco Companies is right on track to Cushing.

CUSHING, Okla. — The railroad reportedly is coming back to the Cushing area. Watco Companies of Pittsburg, Kansas, will provide transportation for oil field products and items needed by other businesses. The talk is that passenger cars will be included. ...

Four industries will impact growth in Ada.

ADA, Okla. — The Ada Jobs Foundation has identified four target industries with the highest growth and success probabilities as part of the city’s long-term strategic, economic development plan. Many industries can and do thrive in Ada, and the t ...

Tinker to add maintenance center for KC-46A Pegasus.

TINKER AFB, Okla. — Tinker Air Force Base officials announced that construction is set to begin soon on a maintenance center for the Air Force’s next-generation aerial refueling aircraft, the KC-46A Pegasus. The KC-46A program at the new site is exp ...

Asco expanding, hiring in Stillwater.

STILLWATER, Okla. — Asco Aerospace USA  has begun production at its 715,000-square-foot aerospace manufacturing facility in Stillwater. The company is a world leader in the design and manufacture of high lift mechanism devices, complex mechanical ass ...

Oklahoma City receives new airline, non-stop flights.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Options for business and leisure travel continue to grow at Will Rogers Airport (WRWA). Alaska Airlines announced Nov. 25, 2014, that it will begin daily non-stop service between WRWA and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on July 1, 2 ...

2.4M tons move through Port of Catoosa.

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa Port of Catoosa achieved its fourth best year on record in 2014, despite a decrease in crude oil shipments. Inbound and outbound barges moved almost 2.4 million tons during the year. The annual volume was 14 percent below 2013,  ...