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Sioux City Kenworth Invests $5.5M in New Building

Wed September 19, 2018 - Midwest Edition #19
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Sioux City Kenworth’s new 44,000 sq.-ft. facility sits on a 12.5-acre site and features a 16-bay service department.
Sioux City Kenworth’s new 44,000 sq.-ft. facility sits on a 12.5-acre site and features a 16-bay service department.

Responding to the needs of local businesses and truck fleets and operators, Sioux City Kenworth has moved its full-service dealership to a new building located on a major truck route in Sioux City.

Sioux City Kenworth's new 44,000 sq.-ft. facility sits on a 12.5-acre site and features a 16-bay service department that provides truck diagnosis within two hours through the Kenworth PremierCare ExpressLane.

“We've invested a little more than $5.5 million in the property and building of our new location in Sioux City, Iowa. We see great things happening there, and in the region, and even greater potential for future growth,” said Bill Rush, dealer principal of Sioux City Kenworth.

The larger site will enable Sioux City Kenworth to expand as nearly two dozen development projects in the area are completed this year, driving more anticipated business growth.

Sioux City Kenworth's new site is more than double the size of its previous location, and provides plenty of room for drivers to park and maneuver their trucks. Located at 3900 Harbor Dr., just 1 mi. north of its former location, Sioux City Kenworth features convenient access to U.S. Interstate 29 via Exit 143 — Singing Hills Boulevard Exit.

“Since this new location is clearly visible from I-29, it offers local truck fleets and operators, as well as those traveling through the area, a convenient easy-to-find place to get their trucks serviced quickly,” Rush said. “When we designed and built this new location, we did so with an eye toward providing customers leading-edge support with room for a much larger parts inventory and the latest in technology to maximize their uptime.”

The location's 12,300-sq.-ft. of parts display and parts warehouse can support the needs of both local fleets and truck operators traveling through Sioux City. The dealership also has a body shop with nine stalls, a wash bay, two paint booths, and a service truck for remote servicing and emergency roadside service. A lounge with recliners, satellite television, work spaces and vending machines provides drivers with a comfortable place to relax and catch up on correspondence and paperwork while their trucks are serviced.

Kenworth PremierCare dealers, such as Sioux City Kenworth, help fleets and truck operators maximize productivity with expert factory-trained technicians, parts delivery, mobile vehicle repair service and 24-hour emergency roadside assistance in partnership with Kenworth PremierCare – 1-800-KW-ASSIST, according to the company.

Sioux City Kenworth is a division of Sioux City Truck and Trailer, which is a subsidiary of North American Truck and Trailer Inc. North American Truck and Trailer operates three Kenworth locations in South Dakota — Black Hills Kenworth in Rapid City, Sioux Falls Kenworth and Watertown Kenworth.

Sioux City Kenworth's hours of operation are 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday.

For more information, call 712/258-2444 or visit northamericantrucktrailer.net/siouxcity.htm.