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TA opens new travel center with 103 truck parking spaces in Texas

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TA opens new travel center with 103 truck parking spaces in Texas
TravelCenters of America Inc., nationwide operator of the TA, Petro Stopping Centers and TA Express travel center network, has opened a new TA Express travel center in Fairfield, Texas, located off Interstate 45, exit 198.

WESTLAKE, Ohio — TravelCenters of America Inc., nationwide operator of the TA, Petro Stopping Centers and TA Express travel center network, has opened a new TA Express travel center in Fairfield, Texas, located off Interstate 45, exit 198.

The new TA Express is a franchised location and expands TA’s total nationwide network of travel centers to 276 sites, including 45 franchised sites.

TA Express Fairfield offers fueling, convenience items, dining options and other services for professional drivers and motorists, according to a news release.

“The new 17,000-square-foot facility sits on a 19-acre property and offers a convenient stop for those traveling between Dallas and Houston,” the news release stated.

Amenities include:

  • Quick-service restaurants including Whataburger, Original Fried Pie Shop and The Deli, with hot and cold food options available
  • Store with coffee, beverages, snacks and merchandise
  • 103 truck parking spaces
  • 74 car parking spaces
  • Eight diesel fueling positions with Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) on all lanes
  • 20 gasoline fueling positions
  • Nine showers
  • Driver lounge
  • Laundry facilities

“As we continue expanding our footprint across the country, we are strategically opening travel centers in locations where our services are needed by both professional drivers and motorists,” Jon Pertchik, chief executive officer of TravelCenters of America said.

“In partnership with our franchisee, we are proud to join the Fairfield community and look forward serving both travelers and residents along Interstate 45.

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