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The people behind the Billings Chamber of Commerce/CVB had a vision to honor the wonderful residents, organizations and businesses that make Billings such a great place to live, work and play.  In order to give well-deserved recognition, the Roche Jaune … Continue reading

Larry Spiekermeier

Hauling specialized equipment with a payload of 100,000 to 130,000 pounds is second nature for Whitewood Owner Operator Larry Spiekermeier.  Larry leased to Whitewood in June, 1999.  Larry’s career in trucking began in his early twenties.  In the early years … Continue reading

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Merle Clizbe joined the Whitewood fleet in January 1999, after running for several years under his own authority. His interest in the trucking industry began when he was 10 years old riding with his uncle, and led to a life-long … Continue reading

Stacey Hemming receives Safety Director Awards

Stacey Hemming was awarded the 2010 Montana Safety Director of the Year from the Motor Carriers of Montana and went on to receive the Safety Supervisor of the Year at the Rocky Mountain Regional Safety Rendezvous (RMRSR) held in McCall, … Continue reading

The Chase Hawks Memorial Association (CHMA)

The Chase Hawks Memorial Association (CHMA) is a Montana non-profit corporation raising money in Montana, Wyoming and the Dakotas to disburse to families in crisis. In September of 1994, a six-year-old Montana cowboy named Chase Hawks was killed in a … Continue reading

Pictured is the steel remnant of the World Trade Center enroute from New York to Kennewick, Washington transported by Jack Heffern

Whitewood Transport Inc. hauled a large steel remnant from the September 11, 2001 destruction of the World Trade Center. The crippled steel was loaded Tuesday June 21st at the New York Port Authority in route to Kennewick, WA. The shipment … Continue reading

David Stanley

David Stanley and Jack Heffern represented Whitewood Transport in the Montana Truck Driving Championships on June 11, 2011 at the Holiday Inn Grand Montana in Billings, MT. They competed with more than 35 professional truck drivers who came to Billings … Continue reading

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Story courtesy of Billings Gazette Towering cranes and heavy equipment — “anything big and ugly that’s hard to move” — are Whitewood Transport’s usual hauls, but the company’s owners have also volunteered their acumen to move such things as a … Continue reading

2010 Grand Trophy MCM Carrier of the Year

MOTOR CARRIERS of Montana is pleased to announce that Whitewood Transport from Billings, Montana, has won the prestigious Grand Trophy award sponsored by Great West Casualty Company for the fourth consecutive year. The Grand Trophy Award winner is chosen by … Continue reading