October 16, 2013- Blackhawk Transport and Logistics is proud to announce the winners of the 1st Annual Blackhawk Transport Truck Rodeo. Blackhawk’s top drivers from across the country were on hand to represent their fleet in the competition. Proceeds of the Rodeo benefitted Project 16:49, a local non-profit group aiding unaccompanied homeless teens in the Rock County area.
Taking first place was Mark Audrey, Beloit WI, second place went to James Robertson, Beloit WI, and Bill Passon of Beloit WI took third. Ty Anderson won the Managers division.
The event was held recently at Blackhawk Technical College outside of Beloit WI. The competition was comprised of two parts. The first part being a Pre-Trip Safety Inspection of the tractor and trailer. The second component of the competition was a 6 station driving skills test.
About Blackhawk Transport, Inc.
Founded in 1990, Blackhawk Transport, Inc. is an asset-based dedicated contract transportation company. Blackhawk’s client list includes Nestle, Georgia Pacific, Wal-Mart, PODS and Maglio Produce, Shale-Inland Holdings LLC and James Hardie Ind Ltd. A sister company, Blackhawk Logistics LLC, focuses on freight management and design solutions. Together, the companies provide customers a complete supply chain solution. For more information about Blackhawk Transport& Logistics, visit www.blackhawktransport.com.