Full-Service Towing and Truck Repair Business For Sale. Established in 1967, this profitable family-owned company has long-time relationships with UPS, USPS, FedEx, YRC, Old Dominion and other Over The Road Trucking companies that operate along the I-90 and I-15 corridors in the vicinity of Butte, MT. Regular customers also include numerous government agencies such as the US Forest Service. The operating territory extends along I-90 from Missoula to Bozeman and along I-15 from Helena to Idaho. Drivers and personnel are fully AAA certified. RV and Auto Tows supplement the commercial business. A full inventory of equipment in good working condition is available for inspection.
The company is headquartered in a modern 6,000 sq. ft. steel building with 16 ft. clearance and infra-red heating. The partially paved, fenced 3.1 acre impound yard is police and state patrol approved and includes a modular residence, fully operational for overnight stays if needed. The repair shop has 3 overhead lifts and an in-floor mechanic's trench and numerous shop tools and service equipment. A modern 900 sq. ft. office, waiting area and dispatch counter projects a friendly, business-like operation to its clients. The whole operation is situated near the outskirts of the city with easy access to interstate highways and main roads. A 24 hr. accessible fuel depot is conveniently located adjacent to the facility. The building and land are valued at $440,000 and included in the Total Price, however an attractive lease is possible to negotiate.
Highway traffic along I-90 and I-15 have been growing with the national economy and as international trade with Canada has grown. Tourism is Montana's number one industry which bring RVs, campers and outdoor adventure tourists. Unpredictable weather seems to have increased with global climate change and has increased the need for reliable tow and repair services.
Competition is moderate for the area. There are some companies about the same size and some smaller, but because of well-established history and reputation of the business there are repeat customers and contracts for maintenance that provide a foundation for future growth. A new owner is buying an ongoing stream of revenue at the crossroads of two major interstate highways poised for the growth of the national economy.
The Owner wants to retire.
Will train for 6 weeks @ no cost. Owner must meet AAA certification standards and have a clean driving record. Mechanical skills are necessary along with an ability to perform in all seasons and an appreciation for the outdoors and rugged Montana lifestyle.