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Logistec to serve port in Rhode Island

Cargo handling operational agreement with Waterson Terminal Services at Port of Providence's ProvPort


June 7, 2019
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MONTRÉAL – Logistec has entered into a cargo handling operational agreement with Waterson Terminal Services to provide marine services at New England’s deepwater Port of Providence’s ProvPort. This agreement brings together two marine industry specialists in handling varied cargo including bulk commodities, steel, lumber, general cargo and wind energy components.

Logistec and Waterson Terminal Services are both certified members of the Green Marine Environmental Program, a voluntary initiative to surpass regulatory requirements in the maritime industry.

“We are very pleased to be collaborating with Waterson Terminal Services at ProvPort,” said 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.”

This agreement brings Logistec’s operations to 63 terminals in 37 ports across Canada, the U.S. East and U.S. Gulf Coasts. The company has been operating for more than 65 years.

Logistec and Waterson Terminal Services will begin their joint operations this month.