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The seasoned Imerys Transportation and Logistics professionals are armed with the latest in modern transportation management technology and are relentlessly focused on driving continuous measurable improvement.
The North American Logistics group is capable of managing transportation regardless of form. For bagged products, Imerys taps into a carrier base of over 100 dry van and flatbed carriers to ensure capacity even in the tightest freight markets. If your company needs dry bulk or slurry, Imerys has a network of world class bulk carriers that work around the clock to keep our customers' silos and tanks full. If your organization is served by a railroad, Imerys manages an in-house fleet of over 2300 railcars to ship product in various forms. Imerys has the knowledge and experience to handle your needs be they gravity bottom dump covered hoppers, or sparger gate equipped covered hoppers, or pressurized differential cars, or jumbo slurry tanks.
Imerys North American Logistics also works to affect the transportation world through active participation in traffic clubs and trade associations, for both over-the-road and railroad shipping. In fact, Imerys is the only non-hazardous shipper with a seat on the AAR national tank committee, the trade group that recommends legislation regarding tank car regulation and maintenance.
"The North American Logistics group is committed to consistently adding value to our internal and external customers by striving to achieve the most economical logistics solutions to ensure maximum customer satisfaction and sustain the long term growth of the business unit." This is not just our mission statement, it is our motivation.