Silica Transport, Inc. was founded in 1969 to provide transportation to a local mining company. STI has diversified and now serves a variety of shippers.

Management:  Family owned and operated.  Jack and Carole Knight founded STI in 1969. Their children and grandchildren are active in the operation and management of STI providing customer service 24/7.

EQUIPMENT: STI  owns 45 tractors and 170 trailers including dry-bulk tanks, propane transports, flatbeds and end-dumps.  Satellite dispatch and tracking was implemented in 1989 and now all trucks are equipped with Omnitracs that enables real-time tracking, workflow and electronic onboard recording.  STI is dedicated to keeping pace with technological advances that enable better service.  All of the equipment is spec’d to provide maximum economy and payload.

REGION SERVED: Eastern half of the U.S.. from Guion and West Memphis, Arkansas





Driver Pay

$1,500 Sign on Award | Orientation Pay | 22-26% of revenue per load | up to $0.55 cents per mile | Detention pay $15.00 per hour | Monthly Fuel efficiency award $0.01 per mile | Annual Performance & Safety Award | DOT clean inspection awards $100, $150, $200 | 6 paid holidays | Vacation pay – one week after one year – two weeks after two years – three weeks after 10 years | Life Insurance paid by company | Disability paid by company | Group Health Insurance, Disability, Dental Insurance, Cancer Insurance, Vision Insurance | Flexible Benefits Plan | Per Diem | Matching Simple IRA