Odyssey Logistics & Technology acquires Linden Bulk Transportation

Oct. 25, 2016

With its recent acquisition of Linden Bulk Transportation (LBT), a top-25 tank truck carrier with full service intermodal ISO tank operations headquartered in Linden NJ, Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation is continuing to expand its bulk transportation capabilities and enhance its chemical industry logistics services.

“Acquiring Linden Bulk Transportation broadens our portfolio of services,” said Bob Shellman, president and chief executive officer, Odyssey Logistics & Technology. “Combined with our existing intermodal chemical ISO tank and North America tank brokerage businesses, this latest acquisition strengthens our position as a leader in chemical transportation.”

Odyssey provides a broad range of services to the chemical market, including chemical sample fulfillment, global logistics services, industry-leading technology, domestic intermodal chemical ISO tank services and North America bulk brokerage. The assets of LBT expand Odyssey’s offering by including:

•    Dedicated drivers

•    Large fleet of compartmented trailers

•    Temperature controlled trailers

•    Dedicated and exclusive use of trailers

•    Trailers for plant storage

•    Full service intermodal depot

•    24-hour dispatch

•    Kosher-certified cleaning in New Jersey

•    48 states, Canada, and Mexico service

Shellman said that both Odyssey and LBT are ACC Responsible Care Partners and NACD Affiliates. “We share the same values and commitment to safety, security and environmental responsibility. Our operations are in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, and seek to protect the safety of our colleagues, customers and community. This provides our customers the assurance that they’re receiving the best possible level of services.”

Odyssey’s bulk transportation businesses provide safe, reliable, and cost effective service for over the road tank truck, ISO tank for domestic and international shipments, and rail transfer services. As a single-source solution for North American distribution needs, Odyssey leverages its extensive network to provide its clients with competitive pricing and dependable services.

For more information, please visit www.odysseylogistics.com/trucking/bulk-transportation.