Castaloop USA has opened a terminal in Lemont, Illinois, providing bulk, breakbulk, and project cargo handling services.
Located on the Illinois River, the terminal connects to the Mississippi River System and its tributaries. It aims to serve markets in the greater Chicago area with barge-to-truck services and is easily accessed through the interstate highway network. It has 13 acres (5.3 ha) of outdoor storage and 65,000 sq ft (6,038 sq m) of indoor warehousing.
“Our operations are up and running at Lemont with the recent handling of steel pipe destined for the oil and gas market in the southern USA,” explained Mike Taylor, Castaloop USA’s general manager at Lemont. “The terminal has available capacity, and we are ready to work with customers to get their products to market safely and efficiently.”
Castaloop is a subsidiary of Logistec Stevedoring.