It will provide Barr-Nunn with a physical presence in the Midwest, giving them a base of operations for recruiting and training new employees and contractors. The new facility will serve mainly as an orientation facility, and it will include a lounge area.
Now in its 28th year of service, Barr-Nunn attributes its success ability to expand to its employees and contractors, recognizing that a trucking company is only as good as its treatment of drivers.
The new Columbus terminal is slated to open in late November. Other Barr-Nunn terminals are located in Iowa, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina.