TravelCenters of America Opens New Petro Stopping Center in Georgia
WESTLAKE, Ohio -- TravelCenters of America LLC (TA) opened a new Petro Stopping Center in Carnesville, Ga. Located off Interstate 85's exit 160, it is the 70th full-service travel center in the Petro Stopping Center chain and the 236th in the combined TA/Petro system.
The Carnesville location amenities include 250 truck parking spaces; 12 diesel lanes; 18 showers working on an automated system that is accessible through the TruckSmart mobile app; a Petro:Lube truck service shop with five service bays; a Blue Beacon truck wash; a weigh scale; a driver's lounge; and the UltraONE Rewards Program kiosk and swiping system.
Other Petro features include Wi-Fi, faxing/copying services, TripPak, check cashing, an ATM and a laundry facility, game room and designated pet exercise area.
An Iron Skillet restaurant will open in early April, and the fuel pumps will soon offer BP-branded gasoline.
"We are very happy to be adding the Carnesville, Ga., site to the Petro brand," said Tom O'Brien, president and CEO of TravelCenters, operator of the TA and Petro Stopping Center brands. "Our goal is to continue providing professional drivers with our full service offering that provides them with both comfort and efficiency in doing their job, which they have come to expect from us."