A Bulk Tranport rig at the Novus International Chocolate Bayou plant south of Houston TX. Bulk Transport has served as Novus International’s dedicated tank truck carrier since 1993. The carrier currently operates 35 tractors and 38 tank trailers for Novus.
Bulk Tranport driver Mickey Wilson kneels next to the metered delivery system.
Novus now has 310 tankcars that are used to transport bulk liquid feed products to distribution hubs. Product can be transloaded from the tankcars.
ALIMET and SANTOQUIN are produced at the Chocolate Bayou plant.
Newer tractors have compressors for pressuring off liquid bulk loads.
Tank trailers in service for Novus are built to DOT407 code and have a 6,000 gallon capacity. ALIMET weighs 10.25 pounds per gallon.