July 15, 2019 10:45 AM, EDT

Pilot Flying J Expands in West Texas

Pilot Flying JThe new Pilot Flying J location in Midland, Texas. (Pilot Flying J)

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Pilot Flying J continues to grow its presence this year in the Permian Basin, announcing the opening of six new travel centers in West Texas.

The new travel centers will provide 250 truck parking spaces to meet the needs of industry traffic and offer full amenities to the local communities along these routes.

“By expanding our network in the Permian Basin, we hope to better serve the exponential growth and rising traffic in the region,” Pilot Flying J President Ken Parent said.

With the expansion, Pilot Flying J’s network of stores in Texas will grow to 92 locations, with more than 20 in the Permian Basin.

Pilot Flying J has more than 750 retail locations in 44 states, with roadside assistance available at more than 135 locations as part of its Truck Care program, 44 Goodyear Commercial Tire and Service Centers and 34 Boss Shops. — Transport Topics