Heniff Transportation Systems, headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., has acquired Nederland, Texas-based EZ Alternative Transport, Heniff announced Tuesday, Jan. 12.
EZ Alternative Transport is a bulk chemical hauler in eastern Texas. The current management and driver teams will transition to Heniff Transportation Systems.
“The EZ Alternative Transport team looks forward to continuing our vision of building a world class bulk liquid transportation company dedicated to exceptional customer service with Heniff Transportation,” said Edward Zizmont, Jr., owner EZ Alternative Transport. “Joining the Heniff team allows us to reach our goal with an established, dynamic growing organization much faster.”
The acquisition expands Heniff’s footprint in the gulf coast to more than 200 trucks and gives the company 14 terminals across the Midwest, Northeast, Central, South and Southeastern United States
“This acquisition opens the doors to some terrific new accounts and an ability to offer additional capacity to our current key accounts,” said Bob Heniff, owner and president of Heniff Transportation. “With over 200 trucks in the gulf coast region and strategically positioned terminal locations, we’re in a tremendous position as we continue to grow our network footprint in the gulf region.”