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United Road Services

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Industrial Services and Distribution


Romulus, MI





Founded in 1997, United Road Services is a leading provider of vehicle transport and logistics services in North America. The company operates a national network enabled by a sophisticated, patented logistics technology platform. Each year, coast to coast and across borders, United Road manages the transport of nearly 3 million vehicles. The company has approximately 1,200 company-owned vehicle carriers and 4,500 independent carriers serving 10,000 customers. These customers include major automotive manufacturers, leasing and rental companies, auction houses, wholesalers, new and used auto dealers, financing companies and individual retail customers.

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September 6, 2017

The Carlyle Group Acquires United Road Services, Provider of Finished Vehicle Transport and Logistics in North America

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August 14, 2016

Mark Anderson Named President and COO of United Road Services Kathleen McCann Appointed Chairman of the Board and CEO

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December 13, 2013

Charlesbank Capital Partners and United Road Services Acquire Division of Waggoners Trucking

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