Dupré Logistics’ maintenance management team oversees a network of 15 repair shops, including one that is certified to handle code tank repairs. Members of the management team include Chester Pommier, area maintenance manager; Stephen Choate, maintenance director; David Hebert, area maintenance manager; and Donald Manuel, Baton Rouge (LA) shop manager.
Widebase tires are the preference for petroleum distribution and over-the-road operations.
About 500 tractors and trailers in the fleet have Stemco's AirBat RF tire-pressure monitoring system.
Alberto Guerra Jr makes a gasoline delivery at a c-store in Alvin TX. Petroleum hauling was the start of what has evolved into Dupré Logistics LLC. Petroleum hauling remains a cornerstone of the operation, but the company also has developed a diverse and growing portfolio of customized transportation and logistics services.
Lafayette LA-based Dupré Logistics LLC has forged a commitment to be “The safest transportation and logistics company in North America. Senior managers include Doug Place, chief financial officer; Thomas G Voelkel, president & COO; and Reggie Dupré, chief executive officer [not pictured].
A skilled management team has enabled Dupré Logistics to build a diverse portfolio of services. Among the managers are [front row]Terri Adams, Energy Baton Rouge (LA) terminal manager; and Tony Becnel, Site senior operations manager. In the back row are Jeffrey McCollum, Energy Chalmette (LA) terminal manager; Jeff Owens, Energy east area operations manager; and Dale Owens, Site area operations manager.
Computer-based training is a critical component in the Dupré Logistics safety program. The safety team includes Grady Hunt, field safety representative; Margaret Richard, orientation coordinator; and Al LaCombe director of safety & training.
This Freightliner Cascadia and Brenner DOT407 trailer provide dedicated service to a Houston TX-area chemical plant as part of Dupré Logistics’ Site and Private Fleet Services division.
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