A Michigan trucking and shipping unit is suing several Texas companies for breach of contract.
Universal Truckload Inc. filed a suit June 11 in the Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas court against Dalton Logistics Inc., Hess Corp., Helmerich & Payne Inc., Nabors Drilling USA LP, Four Seasons Equipment Inc., Halcon Resources Corp., Applied Machinery Corp. and Grant Prideco LP.
According to the suit, between November 2013 and August 2014 the defendants collectively tendered more than 250 shipments to Universal for transportation in both interstate and intrastate commerce. The plaintiff is now suing the defendants for breach of contract, alleging they failed to pay and seeks damages of more than $2 million.
The plaintiff is represented by attorney Ryan Hand in Houston.
Houston Division of the Southern District of Texas 4:15-cv-01651