2017 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 largest Private Carriers in North America
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Rankings

Top Petroleum/Chemical Carriers

Rank Company Tractors
1 Halliburton Energy Services 4243
2 C & J Energy Services 3196
3 Schlumberger Limited 3137
4 Baker Hughes Inc. 2282
5 Basic Energy Service 1620
6 Gibson Energy 1300
7 Calfrac Well Services 1270
8 Weatherford International 1136
9 Pilot Flying J Inc. 1084
10 Helena Chemicals 1004
11 Key Energy Services 917
12 Plains All American Pipeline 820
13 Univar Inc. 721
14 Gemini Motor Transport 684
15 Cudd Energy Services 638
16 Brenntag North America 636
17 Energy Transfer Partners 626
18 Nuverra Environmental Solutions 623
19 MDU Resources Group 559
20 Globe Energy Services 529
21 Select Energy Services 407
22 Sentinel Transportation 352
23 Patterson UTI 341
24 Eastex Crude 337
25 Nexeo Solutions 335
26 NGL Energy Partners 254
27 Stallion Oilfied Services 238
28 Carpenter Co. 225
29 Convenience Transportation 177
30 Pilot Thomas Logistics 175
31 Nine Energy Services 172
32 Marathon Petroleum 160
33 Growmark 113
34 RelaDyne 106
35 HydroChem 88
36 Targa Resouces Partners 86
37 Mapco Express 42
38 Delek U.S. 26
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On the Bubble

Bimbo Bakeries USA (386 tractors), operates more than 60 bakeries, employs more than 22,000 associates and distributes products through 11,000 sales routes throughout the United States.
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Top 100 News
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Breakthru Beverage Group to Merge N.J. Business With Allied

Breakthru Beverage Group, a major distributor of wine and spirits with operations in 15 states, is merging its business in New Jersey with Allied Beverage Group, the state’s largest distributor of alcoholic beverages, company officials said.

Daniel P. Bearth | Transport Topics Senior Features Writer
September 18, 2017
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Averitt Training Program Approved for Veteran Benefits

Averitt Express announced that it’s offering an on-the-job training program that is approved for veterans benefits, as the carrier commits to hiring 1,200 military veterans by 2020.

September 18, 2017
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August 14, 2017
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Anheuser-Busch: A Timeline

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Daniel P. Bearth | Transport Topics Senior Features Writer
August 14, 2017
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Interactive Map: Where The 2017 Top 100 Private Carriers Are in North America

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August 14, 2017
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Takeaway: Embracing Innovation

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August 14, 2017
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Transport Topics
July 12, 2017
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Takeaway: Gearing Up for Growth

The nation’s top for-hire carriers are taking steps to shore up capacity in anticipation of increasing demand for freight hauling and a tighter market for drivers.

Dan Bearth | Transport Topics Staff Writer
July 10, 2017
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July 10, 2017
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Investing In Safety

Private carriers are doing more to promote safety.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Features Writer
August 29, 2016

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