RALEIGH, N.C. – Since BMC’s humble beginning in 1987, supplying general contractors and “do-it-yourselfers” in Idaho to operating locations in 18 states, BMC – now headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina – has grown to become one of the largest building suppliers in the United States. Chances are, you’ve set foot in a building that was built with products sold through a BMC location.
North Las Vegas, NV – Kenworth Sales Company broke ground on a new North Las Vegas, NV located at 4450 Donovan Way, on December 13, 2018. It will replace the current facility on Losee Drive.
The 65,000 square foot facility will include 27 service bays, expanded parts inventory, new and used truck sales, as well truck rental and leasing. 75 employees will be at this location, creating about 20 new opportunities.
We all know the vital role truck drivers play in our national and global economy. The ongoing need for truck drivers continues to attract people of all backgrounds looking to make a good living. Kenworth Sales Company celebrates February as Black History Month and recognizes the growing diversity in the trucking industry.
Read about how the Capitol Christmas Tree began its unique journey from the Willamette National Forest in Oregon, bound for Washington, DC. This celebrated tree goes through a fascinating selection process, and the people that take part in cutting, loading and securing the tree are part of a truly special event. Read more below.
This Christmas season, a new Kenworth W990 will deliver the annual Christmas tree to our nation’s capitol.
The cross-country journey will begin on November 2nd when the tree from Oregon’s Willamette National Forest will be cut and prepared for its celebrated journey 3,000 miles to Washington D.C. A series of festive events will take place in local communities along the route, with museums, state capitols, schools, retailers, and markets all taking part in celebrating the tree’s trip. The route commemorates the 175th anniversary of the Oregon Trail by following the trail in reverse on its way east.
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW) is an important time to Kenworth Sales. We understand and value the difficult job truck drivers have. That is why we felt we needed to show our thanks by participating in this year’s NTDAW.
Kenworth Sales’ number one value is community support. We believe in being a contributing member of the community we are located in. Every year we build charitable contributions into each of our 22 stores’ budgets and require that these are given to the charity the employees at that store choose.
The 21,000 square foot facility will include 12 service bays, expanded parts inventory, new and used truck sales, rental and leasing. 6 new jobs will be created with the new building expanding the staff to 16-20 employees.
Kenworth Sales is excited to announce that it has opened its first TRP Orem store. Located at 631 North 1200 West in Orem, Utah, open 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday. TRP is your one-stop-shop for aftermarket commercial bus, truck, and trailer parts. TRP is trusted, reliable, and proven to help you get back on the road, moving your business forward.