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March 30, 2015 10:28 AM ET

Road and Rail

Company Overview of Smithway Motor Xpress Corp.

Company Overview

Smithway Motor Xpress Corp. operates as a truckload carrier that provides transportation of freight, primarily on the flatbed segment of the truckload market. It operates over short-to-medium traffic routes transporting steel, construction materials, dry van items, heavy machinery, and other products. Smithway Motor Xpress also offers fuel surcharge, loading and unloading, equipment detention, and other accessorial services. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Fort Dodge, Iowa. As of October 29, 2007, Smithway Motor Xpress Corp. operates as a subsidiary of Western Express holdings Inc.

2031 Quail Avenue

Fort Dodge, IA 50501

United States

Founded in 1984

1,036 Employees





Key Executives for Smithway Motor Xpress Corp.

Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Age: 49
Vice President of Vehicle Operations
Age: 48
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

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