Transportation has been a major priority for the Marqette Transportation Company since its founding in 1911.
Today, the company has about 60 miles of routes and more than 400 employees, including a team of about 20 that delivers and maintains the state’s rail, bus, and truck fleets.
The company also has more than $100 million in assets under management, according to the company’s website.
But for decades, the Marqtanks have been one of the best-known freight carriers in the country, with a history of reliability and a knack for delivering on schedule.
Here’s a look at the company and its remarkable history.