Fleet Focus: Paper Transport

Ben Treadwell - 24 November 2015

discoverDEF is conducting a series of short interviews with fleet operators as part of our new 'Fleet Focus' series. These articles will look at issues in fleet DEF consumption and logistics, including overall size of SCR fleet, total DEF consumption, purchasing strategy and storage.

Fleet Focus: discoverDEF spoke with Jeff Shefchik, President at Paper Transport. Paper Transport is a regional truck load carrier headquartered in Green Bay, WI with operations in the Midwest and Southeast. The company currently operates 530 trucks, of which 100 of which are run on CNG, with all the remaining diesel fleet equipped with SCR. At present Paper Transport purchase all their DEF directly from truck stops. This is the preferred option on the basis that their Midwest location means that storage would require the installation of heated tanks to stop product freezing in the winter months. For more information on Paper Transport please see their website http://www.papertransport.com/.

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