Doggett Makes $30 Million in Acquisitions to Expand in the Eagle Ford

Expansion Expands the Company's Service Center Footprint in South Texas
Doggett Group Construction Equipment

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Doggett acquired truck dealerships in Laredo, McAllen, and San Antonio in December. The deals create a network of dealerships that span the region and expand the company’s influence in the South Texas Eagle Ford oil boom.

Doggett spent $30 million to acquire three Freightliner and one Western Star Trucking dealership.

Doggett Trucking Group acquired the dealerships from Opus Kane Truck Group and one from Eddy Vaughn Freightliner. [Read more…]

Adding 10,000 Jobs to San Antonio’s Economy

The oil and gas industry is expected to add more than 10,000 Eagle Ford jobs to the San Antonio area. That’s a quote straight from the former Mayor Henry Cisneros.

Ten thousand jobs would have twice the economic effect as that of the Toyota plant and its suppliers, he said, even as he sought to tamp down enthusiasm a bit.

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