Lawrence Companies


Lawrence Companies is a remarkable company that has evolved into a powerhouse in the transportation and construction industries. Founded in 1932 as Lawrence Transfer and Storage by Weldon T. Lawrence, the company quickly became a founding member of United Van Lines in 1942. Over the years, it expanded its operations, opening facilities in Waynesboro, Virginia, and Greensboro, North Carolina, and becoming the premier distributor of CASE Construction Equipment in Virginia. The company reached a significant milestone in 2004 when it became 100% employee-owned, fostering a culture of accountability and dedication. Today, Lawrence Companies offers a comprehensive range of services, including freight transportation, moving and storage, construction equipment, work truck bodies, container service, and more.