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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Foster Fuels Expands in Campbell County

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RUSTBURG, VA - The Campbell County Board of Supervisors proudly announces an expansion of Foster Fuels in Rustburg. Foster Fuels established a new headquarters location on Calohan Road to grow their propane operations.
 
Established in 1921, Foster Fuels operates out of Brookneal, Virginia. Foster Fuels brings recognition to Campbell County for their first rate service in providing a variety of heating fuels to distributors, businesses, and homes alike.
 
 Their nationwide operation also supports emergency-response fuel delivery and logistic companies. In 2003, Foster Fuels started the Emergency Response Division, which services government, military and Fortune 500 companies nationwide. Likewise, in 2010 the Fuel Quality Division was created to ensure and maintain top quality fuel and equipment for customers, as well as assess risk management services for long-term fuel preservation. The Mission Critical Division was awarded the largest emergency fuel contract in 2019 for a five-year term to support emergency fuel delivery to all 50 states, Guam, American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
 
 Campbell County proudly celebrates Foster Fuel’s expansion as they continue in their 100th year in operation. This is a tremendous accomplishment!
 
 “Foster Fuels, Inc. really appreciates Campbell County’s support of our business. As a family business that has been investing in the local community for 100 years, we are very proud to continue the tradition of steady growth, through local employment,” stated Mr. Watt R. Foster, President and CEO, Foster Fuels.
 
 Mr. Jon Hardie, Campbell County Board of Supervisors Chairman and Rustburg Representative stated, “Foster Fuels is a fantastic employer that is dedicated to providing tremendous services to their customer and quality workplace opportunities in Campbell County. In addition, Foster Fuels and their Mission Critical Team provide essential support to communities across the globe in the midst of disaster and the Watt Foster Family Foundation provides unparalleled scholarship opportunities to youth in our community. Campbell County is honored and proud to have Foster Fuels home office founded and
 located in Brookneal, VA. Rustburg and Campbell County are so appreciative that Foster Fuels is expanding their operations in the Rustburg Area providing additional jobs and services to the families in our community.”
 
 Campbell County Board of Supervisors Brookneal District Representative, Mr. Charlie Watts stated, “We are excited to see the continued growth of Foster Fuels. They have been around for generations, and continue to grow, providing hundreds of jobs for Campbell County and the surrounding areas. I would like to thank Watt Foster and his staff for continuing their efforts in Campbell County. People in this region should know that Campbell County is open for Business!”
 
 For more information about Foster Fuels, visit their website at www.fosterfuels.com, or one of their locations around the Campbell County Community.