The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

April 23, 2013

Groendyke Transport named safety award winner by Dow Chemical

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Groendyke Transport has won the North American Gold Road Carrier Safety and Security Award presented by Dow Chemical.

The award recognizes success in achieving zero serious, moderate or minor carrier-caused incidents while transporting Dow products. Groendyke previously has received the award.

“We are proud to receive this prestigious award and share it with all our drivers and support personnel,” said Greg Hodgen, president of Groendyke. “Our safety program is firmly footed upon professionalism, responsibility and integrity. And, above all, striving for the absolute pinnacle of safety performance, every mile, every day and every load.”

Groendyke also has been recognized for excellence in safety and performance from a number of state motor carrier associations, including Colorado, Louisiana, Kansas and Oklahoma.

Becky Hodgen, public information director for Groendyke, said Dow is a longtime customer of Groendyke, which hauls liquid chemicals.

Groendyke Transport provides transportation services and bulk logistics. The company is a six-time Heil Trophy winner for best overall safety record and program in the country. Groendyke is a privately held, family owned company with headquarters in Enid.