About Us

A Family Owned Company

With two locations (Springfield, Missouri and Lebanon, Tennessee), Christenson Transportation is a family-owned company that was founded by Gene Christenson 1979 as a brokerage firm. Don Christenson, now the President, started the truck line in 1995 and has the Company running in all forty-eight states. Specializing in the hauling of high-value, high-risk and time-sensitive freight including tires, pet food, paper, electronics and other general commodities.

With over 35 years in the trucking industry, Christenson Transportation has won the Truckload Carriers Association Safety Award three times and is the recipient of the Platinum Fleet Award for “Outstanding Achievement in Highway Traffic Safety”. Both are due to our commitment in working with quality drivers to provide value and safety to our customers.

We are a member of the Truckload Carriers Association and the Missouri Motor Carriers Association.

Driver Highlight: Rick Mitchell

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Rick received his 2 Million Miles Watch presented by Don Christenson.