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Westcan Bulk Transport completes Acquisition of Legend Tank Lines Ltd.
Edmonton, Alberta – July 15, 2019
Westcan Bulk Transport (“Westcan”) has completed the acquisition of the bulk fuel transportation business and operating assets of Legend Tank Lines Ltd., based out of Edmonton, Alberta. The transaction closed on July 15, 2019. Founded in 2004, Legend Tank Lines Ltd., through the dedicated stewardship of its experienced, highly specialised management team, has built a solid reputation within the bulk fuel transportation sector. Legend’s commitment to customer service excellence and upholding industry safety best practices aligns directly to Westcan’s core values and emphasis on People, Service, Safety, and Operational Excellence.
This acquisition adds 31 tractors and 46 B Train trailers to Westcan’s fleet and will further expand our footprint in the Western Canadian bulk fuel business as we strive to strategically grow our operations with leading industry partners. We look forward to welcoming Legend’s team of Professional Drivers, Lease Operators as well as their Operations and Fleet Services teams, to our Edmonton operation.
About Westcan Bulk Transport
For over 50 years, Westcan Bulk Transport has been offering customized solutions to meet our customers’ bulk transportation needs. Today, we are proud to be part of North America’s largest bulk hauling group and one of Western Canada’s largest haulers of liquid and dry bulk commodities, with locations throughout Western Canada, the Western Arctic, and Ontario. We proudly serve over 500 customers in the retail petroleum, oil and gas, pulp and paper, mining, and agriculture industries and strive to be a provider of choice through our uncompromising commitment to service, safety, and operational excellence. Westcan Bulk Transport was recognized as one of Canada’s Safest Employers in 2016, 2017 and 2018 by Canadian Occupational Safety Magazine and one of Canada’s Top Fleet Employers for 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 by Trucking HR Canada. We are also a proud supporter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Canada. For more information, visit www.westcanbulk.ca.
For more information, please contact:
(780) 472-6633 ext. 01352