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BNSF Logistics Acquires Vectora's Assets Related to Wind-energy Projects

BNSF Logistics, LLC, a global multimodal transportation and logistics service provider, has acquired the wind-energy-related assets and contracts of Vectora Transportation, a Chicago based third-party logistics provider specializing in bulk commodities and dimensional cargo transport solutions.

BNSF Logistics Acquires Vectora's Assets Related to Wind-energy Projects

"Vectora's tower fixture technology and market position in the wind-energy arena are the perfect complement to BNSF Logistics's existing service portfolio supporting wind-energy logistics activity," said Ray Greer, BNSFL's president. "Combining these capabilities with our new Blade Runner ocean and rail transport solutions will enable BNSF Logistics to provide turnkey solutions virtually anywhere in the world, with the goal of driving down the onerous logistics expenses that challenge the wind energy industry."

Vectora Transportation has been involved in the wind logistics industry with its exclusive adjustable saddles that accommodate multiple tower sizes. As blade lengths and tower sizes continue to grow, Vectora's solutions for tower movement coupled with BNSF Logistics's new Blade Runner service offering, showcasing fixture-less blade transportation, will offer a comprehensive logistics solution to accommodate larger components for the wind-energy sector.

Source: BNSF Logistics

"Vectora's tower fixture technology and market position in the wind-energy arena are the perfect complement to BNSF Logistics's existing service portfolio supporting wind-energy logistics activity," said Ray Greer, BNSFL's president. "Combining these capabilities with our new Blade Runner ocean and rail transport solutions will enable BNSF Logistics to provide turnkey solutions virtually anywhere in the world, with the goal of driving down the onerous logistics expenses that challenge the wind energy industry."

Vectora Transportation has been involved in the wind logistics industry with its exclusive adjustable saddles that accommodate multiple tower sizes. As blade lengths and tower sizes continue to grow, Vectora's solutions for tower movement coupled with BNSF Logistics's new Blade Runner service offering, showcasing fixture-less blade transportation, will offer a comprehensive logistics solution to accommodate larger components for the wind-energy sector.

Source: BNSF Logistics

BNSF Logistics Acquires Vectora's Assets Related to Wind-energy Projects