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A big Thank You to the Junior League of Richmond and everyone who came out to the 13th Annual Touch a Truck event last weekend in Richmond. Atlantic Bulk Carrier was proud to show off one of its brand new Peterbilt tractors and shiny chemical tanker for the crowds at Richmond Raceway. Hundreds of children… Read more »
Atlantic Bulk Carrier Corp., a family-owned tank-truck carrier based in Providence Forge, VA, has won the Bulk Carrier of the Year award from AdvanSix. This is the first award presented by AdvanSix. The chemical company with production facilities in Chester and Hopewell was spun off of Honeywell International in 2017. The Bulk Carrier of the… Read more »
“The Hiring and Firing Process:  Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them”    An educational meeting sponsored by the Virginia Trucking Association and the VTA Safety & Human Resources Council    The Virginia Trucking Association and the Safety & Human Resources Council will be hosting educational meetings in east and west locations. The topic for October is:… Read more »
  Ward Best, Vice President of Atlantic Bulk Carrier, has been elected chairman of the Virginia Trucking Association.The Virginia Trucking Association (VTA) is the largest and only statewide organization dedicated solely to advocating for trucking fleets and their allied vendors. The association represents the interests of the trucking industry before the Virginia General Assembly, Virginia’s… Read more »
Safety & HR Council Meeting – East When: 07/24/2018 10:00 AM, EDT Where: Thomas Nelson Community College, 525 Butler Farm Road, Hampton Bldg Room 727, Hampton, VA 23666   EVENT DETAILS: Wellness   Most of us have drivers and other employees who are in their 50’s or 60’s, lead a sedentary lifestyle, and don’t eat… Read more »
When: 07/11/2017 10:00 AM, ED Where: Atlantic Bulk Carrier, 1844 Barnetts Rd, Providence Forge, VA 23140   EVENT DETAILS: How To Defend A Workers Comp Claim Like most areas of risk management, the key to effectively managing workers compensation claims is preparation.  It is critical for employers to have good processes in place to investigate… Read more »
Women of Distinction Magazine Selects Angelique Jones as a Distinguished Professional in Her Field Angelique Jones will be featured in the upcoming edition of the Women of Distinction Magazine in 2015/2016. PROVIDENCE FORGE, VA, November 14, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ — Angelique Jones, Truck Driver/Hazardous Materials Driver Trainer for Atlantic Bulk Carrier, has been recognized as a Distinguished… Read more »
CARNEGIE MEDALS AWARDED TO 18 FOR ACTS OF EXTRAORDINARY CIVILIAN HEROISM PITTSBURGH, PA, June 30, 2015—In its second award announcement of 2015, the Carnegie Hero Fund Commission today named 18 individuals as recipients of the CARNEGIE MEDAL. The medal is given throughout the United States and Canada to those who risk their lives to an extraordinary… Read more »
Mr. Gentry was selected as the South Carolina Trucking Association April 2015 Driver of the Month!  He was chosen over other excellent drivers across the state of South Carolina because of his record of safe, courteous driving and employer’s recommendation.  “We’re proud of Chuck and appreciate the recognition for his hard work and dedication,” said… Read more »