Vinmar contracts TALKE Group for Houston chemical logistics
Vinmar, the US based petrochemicals' distributor has chosen the TALKE Group to manage logistics at its Houston site.
The contract for handling plastic resins on the 500,000 square foot site was signed for an initial term of 10 years.
Vinmar relies on logistics services from TALKE USA at its Houston site. The scope of work agreed to in the contract, which was signed for an initial term of 10 years, includes transferring plastic granules from rail hopper cars to intermediate silos, as well as bagging, storing and loading products for onward transport.
The specialist logistics expert has been working with a total of 35 employees under regular operating conditions, so-called steady-state, since October 2018.
"We're very pleased to have a highly experienced international service provider like TALKE on board for this long-term partnership", said Vishal Goradia, senior vice president at Vinmar.
"This is the second contract with a 10-year term that TALKE has been awarded in the USA", says a pleased Richard Heath, president & CEO of TALKE USA.
"It serves to further confirm our strategy of integrating ourselves into the supply chains of our customers in the chemical and petrochemical industries by providing first-class, dependable and efficient logistics services combined with professional advice."