Knight-Swift Transportation Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Knight-Swift Transportation has a total of 36 patents globally, out of which 23 have been granted. Of these 36 patents, more than 80% patents are active. The United States of America is where Knight-Swift Transportation has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Canada and Mexico. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of Knight-Swift Transportation.

Knight-Swift Transportation was founded in the year 1990. The Company provides transportation and logistics services. The Company offers dry van, cross-border freight transportation, fleet solutions, consulting, brokerage, equipment leasing and temperature-controlled transport and engineering services. As of March 2023, the market cap of Knight-Swift Transportation is $9.39 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Knight-Swift Transportation which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Knight-Swift Transportation patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Knight-Swift Transportation patent portfolio.

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Knight-Swift Transportation have?

The founders Kevin P. Knight has 0 patent and  L Randy Knight has 0 patent. The CEO David A. Jackson has 54 patents.

How many patents does Knight-Swift Transportation have?

Knight-Swift Transportation has a total of 36 patents globally. These patents belong to 7 unique patent families. Out of 36 patents, 29 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Knight-Swift Transportation File Every Year?

Knight-Swift Patent Filling Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantKnight-Swift Transportation Applications FiledKnight-Swift Transportation Patents Granted

How many Knight-Swift Transportation patents are Alive/Dead?

Knight-Swift Transportation Patent Portfolio

 How Many Patents did Knight-Swift Transportation File in Different Countries?

Knight-Swift Transportation Worldwide Patent Filling

Countries in which Knight-Swift Transportation Filed Patents

United States Of America20

Where are Research Centres of Knight-Swift Transportation Patents Located?

R&D Centers of Knight-Swift Transportation

 10 Best Knight-Swift Transportation Patents

US8303025B2 is the most popular patent in the Knight-Swift Transportation portfolio. It has received 51 citations so far from companies like Paccar, Ekostinger and Strehl.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Knight-Swift Transportation:

Publication NumberCitation Count

List of Knight-Swift Transportation Patents

Knight-Swift Transportation PatentsTitle
US11352075B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US11332203B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US11299216B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US11155311B2Vehicle Aerodynamic Improvement Apparatus And System
US10829168B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US10583873B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US10442478B2Vehicle Aerodynamic Improvement Apparatus And System
US10189514B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US9975583B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US9751573B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
USD792823S1Vehicle Mudflap
US9708017B1Vehicle Aerodynamic Improvement Apparatus And System
US9211919B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US8727425B1Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US8303025B2Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US7336159B2System, Method And Device For Retrofitting Tractor-Trailer Communications Systems
US20220219767A1Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
US20220089230A1Methods And Apparatus For A Strut Assembly For An Aerodynamic Trucking System
US20220041227A1Vehicle Aerodynamic Improvement Apparatus And System
US20210009209A1Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
EP3415406B1Vehicle Aerodynamic Improvement Apparatus And System
CN108137105BAerodynamic Trucking System
CN112224292AAerodynamic Trucking Systems
WO2020181239A1Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
WO2017059023A1Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
CA2970879CVehicle Aerodynamic Improvement Apparatus And System
CA2584436CSystem, Method And Device For Retrofitting Tractor-Trailer Communications Systems
CA3096232A1Methods And Apparatus For An Aerodynamic Trucking System
CA3132676A1Methods And Apparatus For An Aerodynamic Trucking System
CA2999993A1Aerodynamic Trucking Systems
MX281510BSystem, Method And Device To Improve Tractor-Trailer Communication Systems.
MX2020011058AMethods And Apparatus For An Aerodynamic System For Trucks
MX2021010561AAerodynamic Systems For Trucks
MX2018008419AVehicle Aerodynamic Improvement Apparatus And System.
ES2794645T3Apparatus And System For Aerodynamic Improvement Of A Vehicle
DE602017011514T2Device And System For Improving Vehicle Aerodynamics

What are Knight-Swift Transportation key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Knight-Swift Transportation?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Knight-Swift Transportation in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Knight-Swift Transportation thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Knight-Swift Transportation search focus changed over the years?


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Updated on March 7, 2023

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