Latest C.R. England Inc. Stories

2014-06-12 08:20:47

COLTON, Calif., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England, one of the nation's largest refrigerated carriers, today celebrated the opening of a new terminal at 2250 South Riverside Avenue in Colton, CA on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. Also announced at the event was the addition of 10 new LNG trucks to the company's Southern California fleets. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140612/117295 "We are excited about the facilities that we are offering our drivers and staff and we are pleased...

2014-02-26 08:20:18

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England, a Salt Lake City-based global transportation provider, has recognized seven drivers for professional driving excellence. Six drivers were selected as C.R. England Drivers of the Year and one as C.R. England Trainer of the Year. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140226/SF71623) "We are pleased to acknowledge these drivers as examples of excellence in our industry," said Brandon Harrison, Chief Operating Officer. "We honor...

2014-02-12 08:20:54

World's Largest Refrigerated Trucking Company continues integration of natural gas trucks into its fleet by signing sizeable LNG fueling agreement with Shell. SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zach England, Chief Operating Officer of C. R. England, announced today a multi-year liquefied natural gas (LNG) bulk fueling agreement to be supplied by Shell. C.R. England will replace existing diesel trucks with LNG powered trucks utilizing the new 12 liter spark-ignited ISX...

2014-02-04 16:21:53

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England has opened a new IdleAir facility at its terminal at 8422 Amparan Road in Laredo, TX. The 24-space IdleAir facility provides C.R. England drivers with in-cab services that provide heating and air conditioning, Internet connectivity, television, and 110-volt electrical, completely eliminating the need for idling. An open house marking the opening of the facility was held on February 4, 2014. IdleAir developed a customized...

2014-01-29 08:20:30

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- C.R. England has awarded a 2014 Harley-Davidson Sportster Iron 883 to Gerry Blake, one of its top company drivers, for showing improvement in miles per gallon average and average idle percentage for the fourth quarter 2013. This is the 11th Harley-Davidson awarded to drivers by C. R. England in this fuel efficiency promotion. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140129/SF54460) Blake drives a 2013 Freightliner Cascadia, for...

2013-12-27 16:20:09

BEAUMONT, Texas, Dec. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Judge Donald Floyd released a Beaumont, Texas jury of their duties on Monday, December 23 after six days of trial. A confidential settlement was reached between the Leggio family and C.R. England, Inc. regarding the Thanksgiving Day 2012 accident that resulted in the death of Vincent and Debra Leggio, residents of Pearland, Texas. The Leggio family was represented by Joe Jamail and Provost Umphrey attorneys Walter Umphrey and Chip...

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