Category Archives: Transportation

Steering Towards More Truck Drivers

Steering Towards More Truck Drivers A smooth and efficient supply chain operating at ample velocity provides advantages in today’s hyper-competitive world. Trucks are the key links in that chain, carrying 70% of the freight while enabling all other modes and facilitating practically all services. In the majority of states, “truck driver” has been the most…
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Southeastern Freight Lines Promotes Keith Huggins to Vice President of Business Development and Training

LEXINGTON, S.C. (July 10, 2018) – Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced Keith Huggins will serve as vice president of business development and training. With over 24 years of experience at Southeastern, Huggins began his career as an account manager in Columbia, South Carolina. Since then, he…
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Southeastern Freight Lines Promotes Charles Parkman to Regional Vice President of Sales

LEXINGTON, S.C. (July 5, 2018) – Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced Charles Parkman has been promoted to regional vice president of sales. Parkman will lead teams in the southeast region of the United States, covering 18 service centers, spanning across Alabama, Florida and Georgia. Parkman has…
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Heidi Elliott, PE joins the Weston & Sampson Team

Heidi Elliott, PE has joined the Weston & Sampson Team in the Columbia, SC office as a project manager in our transportation department. Heidi has over 28 years of experience in highway structures design, with a proven expertise in transportation engineering project management. Heidi has a proven ability to lead bridge design teams, specifically for…
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Southeastern Receives Echo Global Logistics’ 2017 Regional Carrier Award

LEXINGTON, S.C. (April 3, 2018) – Southeastern Freight Lines, a leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, has received the 2017 Echo Global Logistics Platinum Award for Outstanding Regional LTL Carriers’ Service. Echo recognized Southeastern as a regional LTL carrier with outstanding service, performance and commitment to their clients and employees. The award is…
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Southeastern Freight Lines Promotes Trey Fudger to Regional Vice President of Sales

LEXINGTON, S.C. (March 16, 2018) – Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced Trey Fudger has been promoted to regional vice president of sales. In his new role, Fudger will lead sales for 19 service centers, spanning across North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia. With more than 15…
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Southeastern Freight Lines Promotes Joe Don Ross to Vice President of Logistics

LEXINGTON, S.C. (Mar. 5, 2018) – Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced Jon Don Ross has been promoted to vice president of logistics. Joe Don will spearhead efforts for Southeastern to develop new offerings and expand current services. With more than 28 years of experience at Southeastern, Ross started…
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Breon Walker Appointed to Airport Commission

(West Columbia, SC, February 27, 2018) Ms. Breon Walker has been appointed to the Richland-Lexington Airport Commission and will represent the City of Columbia on the Commission. Ms. Walker is a litigation attorney and partner with Gallivan, White & Boyd, P.A., in the firm’s Columbia, South Carolina office. Her practice includes defense of personal injury…
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Lourie Center Transportation Program Celebrates Expansion

The Lourie Center’s 5 Points Wheels program, established in 2008, is a downtown transportation service for seniors and adults with disabilities who need safe, affordable transportation. The Lourie Center is now offering this service five mornings per week, Mondays-Fridays from 9:30 am-1 pm. 5 Points Wheels is a 15-passenger shuttle bus providing door-to-door service to…
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