About Us

Harry “Bud” Murray was a lifelong resident of East Liverpool, Ohio.  At the young age of 16 he began his life’s work in the trucking and transportation business.  Bud would haul coal in the winter and in the summer hauled loads of roofing.  He founded Murray Trucking at its original headquarters in Chester WV and later expanded the business to its’ present location in East Liverpool, Ohio with other terminals in New Martinsville WV., Lorain, Ohio and Newell WV. Today, Murray Trucking encompasses other subsidiary companies including ACE Freight Lines, H & F Trucking, Murray Transportation Services and Murray Leasing.

Boasting one of the best-maintained fleet of trucks in the valley, The Murray Group is composed of Murray Trucking and two affiliate companies, H&F Trucking of Newell, West Virginia, and Ace Freight Lines of Youngstown Ohio. The corporate office of The Murray Group, which Murray Trucking is the largest part, is located just off route 11 North of East Liverpool, Ohio.

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Why Work for Murray?


Competitive Wages


Annual Bonus
Road Inspection Incentives
Safety Incentives


Our six bay repair facility, located on 50 acres of suburban land provides fuel and repairs for the 150 company owned trucks and more than 50 owner operators that are leased on with Murray Trucking and have access to our facility.

We are in the heart of the tri-state area serving a wide radius which includes the state of Ohio and reaches into all states that border on Ohio. Two additional terminals located in New Martinsville, West Virginia, and Newell, West Virginia place our trucks well proportioned over the area we serve.

Murray hauls every kind of flatbed freight such as building materials, wallboard, shingles, wood.  Steel products, alloys, machinery, landscaping stone, and fertilizer.  Murray is known for its on time delivery by the Murray professional courtesy drivers.

Murray’s fleet is comprised mainly of late model internationals and Freightliners.Some of the features offered in the equipment:

  • Power heated mirrors
  • 10 speed transmission
  • Qualcomm satellite systems
  • Power steering
  • Heated bunks
  • Cruise control
  • Air ride suspensions
  • Anti-lock brakes
  • Equipment is assigned to you.

Murray’s equipment is maintained buy one of the best maintenance shops this side of the Mississippi. The mechanics are dependable, safety minded, and they take to pride in their work.