TN-based Pilot Travel Centers LLC announced Feb. 10 that
it would take over 44 truckstops formerly operated by Williams
TravelCenters. The change is scheduled Feb. 27.
stretch across 15 states, including locations from Arizona
to Florida concentrated in the Ohio Valley and the southeastern
announced Oct. 30 that it would purchase 60 retail travel
centers from Williams, a subsidiary of Tulsa, OK, energy
firm Williams Co.
A. Haslam III, president and CEO of Pilot, told Land Line previously
that his company planned to sell several of the locations
involved in the deal, “either because they don’t fit into
the Pilot network or because we have duplication.” However,
he stressed that the company did not plan to close any locations.
release this week did not indicate what it planned to do
with the Williams locations not covered in its most recent
H. Reddig, associate editor