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October 29, 2018

Omnitracs Builds on 25 Year Relationship with Covenant Transport Services Through New Technology Integrations

Omnitracs, LLC, a global pioneer of fleet management solutions to transportation and logistics companies, today announced that Covenant Transport Services, a company with more than 30 years of expertise and leadership in truckload and managed transportation services, has strengthened its existing partnership and solution portfolio with Omnitracs. Covenant Transport Services will install Omnitracs Intelligent Vehicle Gateway (IVG) and Omnitracs Navigation across its fleet of 3,500 trucks over the next 12 months. This forward-looking partnership will allow Covenant Transport Services to continue deepening integration activities down the road, providing a single-source user experience and LTE connections across fleets.

Covenant Transport Services and Omnitracs have worked together for over 25 years, with both companies committed to supporting a driver-first mission through innovative technology. With the goal of continuing to keep their fleet safe and compliant, Covenant Transport Services added Omnitracs’ next generation telematics solution and navigation app to their existing suite of Omnitracs’ applications. As the trucking landscape continues to change, Omnitracs and Covenant Transport Services will work together with a mutual objective of transforming the industry through technology and insight.

“In a market that is rapidly evolving, it is our goal to drive innovation, not only to meet the customer demands of today but to stay ahead of future advancements on this journey to digital transformation,” said Ryan Rogers, chief transformation officer at Covenant Transport Services. “We’ve worked with Omnitracs for 25 years because our companies both share a vision and a culture of putting others before ourselves. Omnitracs gives us the next generation technology to make our vision a reality, and we look forward to this continued partnership.”

The partnership also extends beyond technology as Covenant Transport Services and Omnitracs collaborate on broader initiatives that further the transportation industry. Covenant Transport Services is a member of Omnitracs’ customer advisory board, working with Omnitracs leadership and other customers to move ideas forward and provide valuable feedback.

“We pride ourselves on the continuous evaluation and delivery of the most advanced and adaptable technology solutions for our customers,” said Ray Greer, chief executive officer at Omnitracs. “Teaming up with Covenant Transport Services for the past two decades is proof of this commitment. We’re excited to build upon our existing relationship as we continue to collaborate on the best solutions to propel Covenant Transport Services into the future of transportation.”

To learn more about Omnitracs’ vision for the future, join us at Omnitracs Outlook 2019.

About Covenant Transport Services
Covenant Transport Services is a registered tradename of Covenant Transport, Inc., Covenant Transport Solutions, Inc., Southern Refrigerated Transport, Inc., Star Transportation, Inc. and Landair Transport and Landair Logistics of Greeneville, Tenn. Covenant Transport Services represents more than 30 years of expertise and leadership in expedited and team truckload; temperature-controlled truckload; dedicated truckload; and managed transportation services. Covenant Transport Services is represented by a national enterprise-wide sales team. Covenant Transportation Group, Inc. (CTG) is the parent holding company for several transportation providers that offer premium services for customers throughout the United States and Mexico. The consolidated group includes operations from Covenant Transport, Inc. and Covenant Transport Solutions, Inc., of Chattanooga, Tenn.; Southern Refrigerated Transport, Inc., of Texarkana, Ark.; and Star Transportation, Inc., of Nashville, Tenn. In addition, Transport Enterprise Leasing, LLC, of Chattanooga, Tenn. is an integral affiliated company providing revenue equipment sales and leasing services to the trucking industry. CTG’s Class A common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select market under the symbol, “CVTI.”

About Omnitracs, LLC
Omnitracs, LLC is a global pioneer of trucking solutions for all business models. Omnitracs’ more than 1,000 employees deliver software-as-a-service-based solutions to help over 12,000 customers manage nearly 1,100,000 assets in more than 70 countries. The company pioneered the use of commercial vehicle telematics 30 years ago and serves today as a powerhouse of innovative, intuitive technologies. Omnitracs transforms the transportation industry through technology and insight, featuring best-in-class solutions for compliance, safety and security, productivity, telematics and tracking, transportation management (TMS), planning and delivery, data and analytics, and professional services.