2019 Top Petroleum/Chemical Carriers

2019 Essential Management and Operating Information for the 100 Largest Private Carriers in North America
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Top Petroleum/Chemical Carriers

Ranksort descending Company Tractors
1 Halliburton Energy Services 5,771
2 Schlumberger Ltd. 3,652
3 C&J Energy Services 2,364
4 Helena Agri-Enterprises 2,054
5 Basic Energy Services 1,686
6 Cudd Energy Services 1,664
7 Keane Group 1,201
8 Pilot Flying J 1,061
9 FTS International 1,055
10 Univar Solutions 1,036
11 Energy Transfer Partners 852
12 Key Energy Services 792
13 Calfrac Well Services 780
14 Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores 765
15 Plains All American Pipeline 750
15 ProPetro Services 750
17 Select Energy Services 749
18 Brenntag North America 732
19 Nine Energy Service 702
20 Baker Hughes 649
21 MDU Resources Group 616
22 Gravity Oilfield Services 614
23 Pioneer Natural Resources 410
24 Stallion Oilfield Services 379
25 Eastex Crude Co. 299
26 Sun Coast Resources 277
27 Convenience Transportation 263
28 Sentinel Transportation 260
29 Marathon Petroleum 254
30 Pilot Thomas Logistics 234
31 Crestwood Transportation 210
32 NGL Energy Partners 201
33 Weatherford International 197
34 HOP Energy 175
35 KLX Energy Services 150
35 Carpenter Co. 150
37 Targa Resources Partners 132
38 Growmark 125
39 Gulfmark Energy 115
40 PetroChoice 96
41 Allied Universal 93
42 RelaDyne 92
43 Southwestern Energy Co. 48
43 Oil States Energy Services 48
45 Rocky Mountain Crude Oil 39
46 Forbes Energy Services 36
47 Mansfield Energy 24
47 Trican 24
47 Delek U.S. 24
50 Johnson Oil Co. of Gaylord 13
50 Exxon Mobil Corp. 13
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Top 100 News
Business, Top 100

UPS Freight Acquisition Fuels TFI’s Q4 Growth


TFI International reported gains in fourth-quarter and annual net income and revenue, helped by its acquisition of the UPS Freight operation.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
February 9, 2022
Business, Top 100

Hub Group Reports Record Q4 Revenue

Hub Group truck

Hub Group Inc. reported record fourth-quarter revenue and net income as the company benefited from high pricing caused by constraints across the supply chain.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
February 9, 2022
Government, Business, Fuel, Top 100

Price of Diesel Soars 10.5¢ a Gallon to $3.951

Diesel fuel pump

The national average price for diesel continued its rampage in the new year, surging 10.5 cents to $3.951 a gallon, according to Energy Information Administration data released Feb. 7.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
February 7, 2022
Business, Top 100

Kenan Advantage Group Acquires K-Limited Carrier

Kenan Advantage Group fuel tank truck

Kenan Advantage Group, a North Canton, Ohio-based tank truck transporter, announced Feb. 7 that it has completed its acquisition of K-Limited Carrier.

February 7, 2022
Government, Business, Technology, Safety, Top 100

Mandates, E-Commerce and Congestion Complicate Truck Parking Issues

Parked trucks at roadside

Truck parking, which affects everything from driver satisfaction to cargo security, is a top concern for the trucking industry.

Mindy Long | Special to Transport Topics
February 7, 2022
Business, Equipment, Logistics, Top 100

Yellow Reports Mixed Q4, 2021 Results


Less-than-truckload carrier Yellow Corp. reported mixed year-over-year fourth-quarter and full year earnings.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
February 3, 2022
Business, Top 100

Saia’s Annual Revenue Tops $2 Billion for First Time


Less-than-truckload carrier Saia Inc. reported large revenue and profit gains for the fourth quarter and year.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
February 2, 2022
Business, Equipment, Logistics, Top 100

ArcBest Reports Strong Q4, Year on High Demand


ArcBest Corp. reported record profits and revenue for the fourth quarter and the full year thanks to surging freight demand.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
February 1, 2022
Business, Technology, Safety, Top 100

Fleets Can Take Steps to Reduce Risk of Cybersecurity Threats

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It may not be possible to eliminate cybersecurity breaches, but with the right safeguards in place, trucking and logistics companies can reduce the risk of being hacked or falling victim to a ransomware attack, industry experts said.

Hilary Daninhirsch | Special to Transport Topics
February 1, 2022
Business, Logistics, Top 100

UPS Surges After 2022 Forecasts Exceed Wall Street’s Estimates


UPS Inc. on Feb. 1 announced record fourth-quarter and full-year financial results, as online holiday shopping boosted home parcel deliveries while an increase in medical shipments kept the company’s drivers and trucks busy.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
February 1, 2022


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