Tinley Park, IL, January 1, 2016 – ITS Technologies & Logistics, LLC (“ITS”) is pleased to announce the purchase of Atlantic Container Service, Inc. (“ACS”).
Headquartered in Garden City, GA, ACS is a leading provider of comprehensive depot and container yard services throughout the southeastern United States.
ACS’ services include container, chassis, and marine refrigeration maintenance and repair, equipment storage, and equipment sales. ACS facilities are located in Atlanta, GA, Memphis, TN, and Garden City, GA; in addition, ACS provides on-site services at the Port of Savannah’s Garden City terminal and at the Port of Charleston’s Wando-Welch and North Charleston terminals.
ACS will continue to operate under the ACS brand and will maintain all of its current depot locations. According to a Company spokesperson, all parties have carefully engineered the transaction to ensure that ACS customers will not experience any changes in the handling of their accounts, operations, or services that they currently receive from ACS.
“ITS purchased ACS for its depot leadership position in the southeastern United States,” said Steve Rubin, CEO of ITS. “In addition, ACS and ConGlobal Industries will complement each other in network locations and product offerings.”
“ACS sees this transaction as an opportunity to align itself with North America’s largest depot provider in ConGlobal Industries,” said Steve Miller, President and CEO of ACS. “In addition, this transaction allows ACS to leverage ITS’ strengths to deliver exceptional service to our customers and provide growth opportunities to our employees.”
ITS is the industry-leading provider of rail intermodal terminal, container depot, and auto loading and unloading services via its operating units In-Terminal Services, ConGlobal Industries, and American Auto Works. Serving North America’s Class I railroads and the world’s largest steamship lines, container leasing companies, and chassis pool operators, ITS operates at 90 facilities in the United States, Mexico, and Costa Rica with 3,200 employees.
For more information, contact Marc Bumgarner, Vice President Business Development, at (708) 225-2400.