About Us

An Employee and Family Focused Company

At Sewell Motor Express we are a family owned and operated dry van and flatbed trucking company in Wilmington, Ohio. We routinely transport the following:

  • General freight
  • Building materials
  • Paper products
  • Air freight
  • Steel rods
  • Other dry bulk commodities


Nearly a Century of Trucking Experience

Since our founding in the 1920’s, Sewell Motor Express has grown from a small LTL (Less Than Truckload) and household moving company to our present day flatbed and dry van fleet. Our current fleet consists of 65 tractors and over 160 trailers. In recent years we’ve also expanded into commercial warehousing and storage trailers to better serve our customers’ needs.

Let Our Family Help You Support Yours

We haven’t forgotten our family oriented roots. Thanks to the hard work of our employees and the successful leadership of Sewell’s three generations of company presidents, our company has grown and evolved over nearly a century of operations.
Sewell Motor Express believes that the key to our long-term company success is a good work life balance for our employees. We attract the best drivers by focusing on shorter runs that allows our employees to get home sooner to their friends and family. We place a lot value on our employees by offering

  • Increased home time
  • Great salary and benefit packages
  • Long-term career advancement opportunities

Our long-term goal is to have the most satisfied employees and customers in the industry.
We are constantly looking to expand our fleet, attract new clients, and hire high quality drivers. If you’re looking for an experienced and stable transportation company to help your business or are looking to advance your career, stop your search at Sewell Motor Express.

We are a SmartWay Transport Partner

We are dedicated to reducing our vehicle’s emissions and reducing fuel consumption. We invest in technologies to improve our vehicles performance, increase driver efficiency, and keep our roads safe.


A Proud Member of the Ohio Trucking Association

Sewell Motor Express actively works to innovate, improve safety, and promote the professional image of the trucking industry. We respect our drivers, and encourage their professionalism.

“To enhance the public image of the trucking industry by promoting safety, innovation, professionalism and economic growth of our members.”
-Ohio Trucking Association Mission Statement


Let’s Do It Right.

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