Logistec and Waterson join forces to support ProvPort
Logistec et Waterson unissent leurs forces pour soutenir ProvPort
Montreal-based Logistec Corporation announced it has entered into a cargo-handling operational agreement with Waterson Terminal Services at the Port of Providence ProvPort, New England's premiere deepwater facility located on Rhode Island, to provide marine services. The agreement brings together two marine industry leaders specializing in handling varied cargo, including bulk commodities, steel, lumber, general cargo and wind energy components.
"We are very pleased to be collaborating with Waterson Terminal Services at ProvPort," explained Rodney Corrigan, President of Logistec Stevedoring Inc. "Our vision and values are well aligned. Like Waterson Terminal Services, Logistec is known for working closely with its customers and supply chain partners to find the best solutions."
Logistec and Waterson Terminal Services are also both certified members of the Green Marine Environmental Program, an important voluntary initiative to surpass regulatory requirements in the maritime industry.
Chris Waterson, General Manager of Waterson Terminal Services, stated, "As the exclusive port operator and manager of ProvPort since 2007, Waterson Terminal Services has established excellent working relationships with our customers. With this agreement, we will be able to leverage the ports' strategic location and Logistec's vast network to access international and domestic options for our tenants and customers.
This agreement brings Logistec's expanding operations to 63 terminals in 37 ports across Canada, the U.S. East and U.S. Gulf Coasts. Logistec boasts over 65 years of service excellence in the marine industry and more than 35 years serving customers at ports in states neighboring Rhode Island.
Logistec and Waterson Terminal Services' unique customer-first approach to terminal operations will translate into cost-effective trade options for new and existing customers, enabling them to reach new markets. (Photo ProvPort)
La société montréalaise Logistec Corporation a annoncé avoir conclu une entente opérationnelle avec Waterson Terminal Services pour assurer des services maritimes et de manutention de marchandises au port de Providence, ProvPort, l'installation première en eau profonde de la Nouvelle-Angleterre. Cette entente rassemble deux chefs de file du secteur maritime spécialisés dans la manutention de marchandises variées, notamment de la marchandise en vrac, de l'acier, du bois d'?uvre, des marchandises générales et des composantes d'éoliennes.