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We apply smart solutions that add value and help our customers discover new standards of excellence. Below you can read the latest news about what is happening at Loadstar.



HOW LOADSTAR CAN HELP YOU

HOW LOADSTAR CAN HELP YOU

At Loadstar, our team utilizes decades of combined experience to develop product handling and on-site logistics solutions for chemical plants, refineries, terminals and barge lines. Our knowledge, values and safety standards have earned us the trust of leading companies across the industry and a 99.9% rate of incident-free operations with growth and expansion to all […]

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WHAT IT’S LIKE TO BE A LOADSTAR TANKERMAN

What it’s Like to be a Loadstar Tankerman

At Loadstar, we aim to be the premier provider of product handling and site logistic services in the industry. To achieve this, we continuously strive to provide a superior employee experience that transfers over to outstanding customer service. That means ensuring a healthy work-life balance, implementing innovative training resources and prioritizing the growth and safety […]

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WHAT IS A TANKERMAN?

in-plant tankerman, what is an in-plant tankerman?

  By providing product handling services to refineries, chemical plants, barge lines and terminals, tankermen play a critical role in the petroleum and chemical shipping industry. At Loadstar, our tankermen are specially-trained, Coast Guard-licenced professionals responsible for the transfer of chemicals on the inland waterways.  In this field, there are different types of tankermen, one […]

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THE WHO WHAT WHEN AND WHERE OF A LOADSTAR TANKERMAN

Loadstar Tankerman, THE WHO WHAT WHEN AND WHERE OF A LOADSTAR TANKERMAN

  What is a Tankerman? A tankerman is a professional in charge of ensuring the safe transfer of chemicals on the inland waterways. Under U.S. Coast Guard regulations, tankerman serve as the person-in-charge (PIC) of the vessel for cargo transfer operations involving tank barges. Transfers involve all types of liquids, including oils and refined products, […]

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