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Artur Express Named Transport Topics Top 100 For-Hire Fleets

Hazelwood, Missouri, June 20, 2022 – Artur Express is proud to announce, we have been named a 2022  Transport Topics Top 100 For-Hire Carrier. “This is a tremendous honor to be named among some of the most respected trucking companies in the country,” said Artur Express President Artur Wagrodzki. ”The companies featured on the list […]


Three Artur Express Leaders Named ‘Top Women to Watch in Transportation’

Plover, WI – March 14, 2022 – The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) announced today its fifth annual list of Top Women to Watch in Transportation. The editorial staff of WIT’s Redefining the Road, WIT’s official magazine, selected these individuals for their significant career accomplishments in the past 12 to 18 months, as well as their efforts […]


Former Artur Express Employees Leave the U.S. to Assist the Ukrainian Army

Two former Artur Express employees have headed to Ukraine to assist the Ukrainian Army in the unproved war with Russia. Andriy Penchak, former Artur Express dispatcher, and Valentin Drobakha, former Artur Express driver, headed to war-torn Ukraine on Friday, March 4 to help their homeland in the fight against Russian forces. Drobakha’s son Arsen has […]


Artur Express, Inc. Ranks 144 on First-Ever FreightWaves Top 500 Largest For-Hire Carriers List 

Hazelwood, Missouri, January 11, 2022 – Artur Express is proud to announce we have been named a Top 500 For-Hire Carrier by FreightWaves. Artur Express debuted at 144 on the FreightWaves inaugural list. “It’s an honor to be named among some of the most trusted and respected carriers. We attribute our growth to our diversified […]


Artur Express Participates in Wreaths Across America

Artur Express driver Lamont Starks was getting ready to deliver his load when he got a call from his dispatcher about his next load. Starks was surprised when he found out his next load wasn’t your traditional reefer load — his next load was something far more meaningful to Starks. He learned he’d be hauling […]


Artur Express Driver Runs Third St. Jude’s Marathon

Trucking is a sedentary lifestyle. Drivers spend up to 11 hours a day, 6 days a week sitting behind the wheel, which doesn’t leave a lot of time for exercise, but Artur Express driver Mickey Wilkerson has found a way to integrate his love of running into his daily life. “I do most of my […]


Artur Express Receives US EPA 2021 SmartWay Excellence Award

Award Recipients are Top Environmental Performers and Leaders for Freight Supply Chain Efficiency Artur Express was honored with a SmartWay® Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as a true industry leader in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy efficiency.  Artur Express adopted the Driver Habits program to save fuel and reduce carbon […]


Artur Express Once Again Named ‘Top Company for Women to Work For’

For the third consecutive year, Artur Express has been named by the Women in Trucking Association a Top Company for Women to Work For in Transportation. According to Ellen Voie, president and CEO of WIT,  Redefining the Road magazine created the award in 2018 to support an element of WIT’s mission: to promote the accomplishments […]


Artur Express Driver Named Highway Angel

August 10, 2021 was a normal day for Artur Express driver Donnell Harris. He had just delivered a load outside Sulphur Springs, Texas and was headed northbound on I-30 when, just ahead of him, he saw billowing smoke in the grassy median. At first, Harris thought it was a grass fire, but as he got […]


Top-Paying Trucking Company Announces Higher Team Driver Pay and East Region Bonus

Hazelwood, Missouri, October 5, 2021 Artur Express, Inc. today announced its industry-leading team driver pay package, as well as an East Coast bonus for solo, company over-the-road drivers. Effective October 15th, OTR company drivers (both van and reefer) will receive a rate increase when they originate or deliver in our Eastern division. On all loads […]