Jan. 2, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Lynden International, a full-service freight forwarding and logistics company, opened a new service center in
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
. The new location adds a strategic link to
's North American and Canadian network and will meet the increasing demand for transportation and logistics services for
's oil and gas industry.
for many years through Lynden Transport in
and we are pleased to now introduce
's international services to our customers in the
, Lynden International's Canadian Business Development Director. "We are expanding our long-established truck transportation offerings to include import and export services, freight forwarding, customs brokerage and logistics and warehousing to support oil patch customers who are taking advantage of the booming oil sands development. We also offer customers the capabilities of
's worldwide forwarding and logistics network with its trademark customer service, advanced technologies and solutions tailored to meet customer's individual logistical needs. This service center will give new customers greater transportation options and improve service to our existing customers."
The new service center is located at the
International Airport in
. Lynden has locations all across
. As an international air and ocean freight forwarder with more than 50 locations in
offers customs clearance and works with
U.S. and Canadian customs, carriers, suppliers, vendors and buyers to arrange air, ocean or truck transportation anywhere in the world.
International is one of the
family of companies whose combined capabilities include: worldwide air and ocean forwarding,
freight shipping and logistics
, trade show shipping, truckload and less-than-truckload transportation, scheduled and charter barges, intermodal bulk chemical hauls, scheduled and chartered Hercules L-382 cargo aircraft and multi-modal logistics. Lynden International was voted the top freight forwarder and had the highest score for on-time performance in
magazine's 28th annual Quest for Quality Awards.
Director, Sales & Marketing Support
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SOURCE Lynden International