The history of Transport Couët

Founded in 1969, our company is in its third generation of leaders. The transmission of knowledge from one generation to the next, the need to contribute to the advancement of a project started by our predecessors and our passion for the profession are the elements that unite us.

Transport Couët Inc. is a transport and logistics company. We offer truck transportation service throughout the United States and Canada. Our logistics department allows us to offer our customers vast possibilities of transport and value-added services to meet their needs and budgets.

Our loyalty and dedication to our clients, our flexibility and our concern for a job well done allow us to build solid relationships with our clients. We are proud to have relationships with partners for over 40 years.

Our timeline

1969 :
Incorporation of Couët Inc by Roger Couët. The company then operates in the field of excavation, gravel transport and snow removal.

1975 :
Death of Mr. Roger Couët. The succession is then ensured by the sons Louis, René, Rock, Charles and Marc.

1984-1985 :
Following the economic change, Couët inc restructures and redirects its operations in the transport of wood chips and lumber. The company then had four trucks.

Louis takes charge of the machine shop which had been created by Roger Couët.

1985-1986 :
Purchase of three Granit Bussière trucks by Couët inc. The company then took charge of transporting the granite shipments from the factory to the United States.

1992 :
Couët inc starts transporting in Canada (Quebec, Ontario and Maritimes) for Tafisa Canada, manufacturer of particle boards in Lac-Mégantic.

1994 :
Couët inc obtains responsibility for all loads in Canada from Tafisa Canada.

2001 à 2004 :
Arrival in the company of the third generation. Stéphanie, Simon and Michaël then join the shareholders.

2010 :
Couët inc acquires equipment and dedicated transportation in the United States from René Bernard inc, a company working in the lumber sector.

2012 :
Purchases of trucks and trailers from A.L.J.R. inc.

2012 :
Purchases of trucks and trailers for Transport Nelson Lapierre.

2014 :
The company diversifies its service offering by acquiring 3 and 4 axle trailers to offer its customers higher load capacities.

2018 :
The company adds the transport intermediary service to its offering. The latter obtains its Transport Intermediary Number from the Commission des Transport du Québec.

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