Dupré Logistics LLC announced a new crude oil hauling contract with a major oil producer in the Eagle Ford shale play, a growing energy sector in southwest Texas. The carrier launched the operation in November 2011 and now has 24 crude oil transports in service.
As part of the agreement, Dupré will provide truck and driver capacity along with on-site management. Dupré management say they believe they have a unique approach in shale play logistics services. While other service providers are merely transactional, and have little personnel or infrastructure in the area, Dupré is committed to providing a full range of services with hands-on support.
Dupré’s President and COO Tom Voelkel says: “We have a comprehensive approach to providing solutions for each of our clients, no matter the situation. Partnerships in this growing energy sector have needs that go beyond day-to-day hauling. We feel we can meet our client’s needs for transportation that emphasizes safety, quality, collaboration, and scalability.”
Dedicated trucks and drivers will allow the Dupré partner to plan further ahead and ensure high utilization. The carrier offers a full range of services in addition to hauling pipes, equipment, mats, water, sand, and, chemicals. All operations are all managed on-site, ensuring smooth operation and efficiency. Dupré tailors its solutions and safety procedures to each client, using the latest technology and innovations to deliver the highest level of service. Dupré incentivizes their drivers to value safety, which helps make Dupré an industry leader in safety and retention.