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“Our company is very strong on people and employing the right people with the right attitude and right experience.” -David Payne, president SHIPPING& PORTS // Harbour Link Container Services says it provides a seamless solution to keep customers’ supply chains whole and their costs in check. > H A R B O U R L I N K C O N TA I N E R S E RV I C E S I N C . Container Time HARBOUR LINK CONTAINER SERVICES INTERCHANGES CONTAINERS AT THE PORT OF VANCOUVER TO FIT CUSTOMERS’ SUPPLY CHAINS. BY R U SS G AG E R rily serves Canada’s four western provinces port has a reservation available during Getting a table at a crowded restau- and the northwestern United States. this period, regardless of whether the rant without a reservation is no fun, and “Port of Vancouver’s marine terminals reservation fits the time window of our picking up a container at the Port of Van- are generally open to truck traffic from 7 customer’s requirements,” Harbour couver is equally challenging. The port a.m. to 4 p.m., which means we can only Link’s President David Payne explains. uses a truck reservation system, and the pick up or deliver containers when the “To overcome this challenge, we pull goal is to obtain reservations from the many containers from the port to our scarcity available to match the cus- -----------------------------------------------[ P R O F I L E ] container depot, and then redeliver them tomers’ supply chain requirements. Harbour Link Container Services Inc. to the customer’s facility to fit their deliv- ery requirements. We provide a seamless functions as a valet service, transporting Projected 2013 revenue: $20 million solution to keep the customer’s supply containers directly between the port and Headquarters: Delta, British Columbia chain whole and their costs in check. the customer’s premises or via Harbour Employees: 150 Link’s off-dock container depot for relay to Specialty: Ocean container and intermodal container delivered at 6:30 a.m. and the the customer in step with their supply drayage services only port reservation available is 11 a.m., chain requirements. The company prima- -------------------------------------------------------------- we will pick up the container to match the Harbour Link Container Services Inc. “For example, if a customer wants a FALL 2013 TLIMAGAZINE.COM 71 http://www.TLIMAGAZINE.COM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Transportation & Logistics International - Fall 2013

Transportation & Logistics International - Fall 2013
Panama Canal
Distribution Centers
Fleet Efficiency
GE Transportation
Lake State Railway Corp.
LT Enterprises
Boasso America
Dee King Trucking
Heritage Environmental
Flower Transfer Logistics
Ironhorse Resources
Jim Palmer Trucking
Polaris Transport
Tennant Truck Lines
Ace International Holdings Ltd.
Webtech Wireless Inc.
Downtime Fleet Management Services
Motiv Power Systems
Waste Management
Zoresco Equipment Co.
Bowhead Transport Co. LLC
Harbour Link Container Services Inc.
Harley Marine Services
Air Transat Cargo
Cutter Aviation
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
All Pro Freight Systems Inc.
Legacy Transportation Services
Last Look

Transportation & Logistics International - Fall 2013