Maersk expands chassis program in Southeast
A.P. Moller – Maersk subsidiary Direct ChassisLink is expanding its operations in U.S. Southeast and Gulf inland locations.
On Sept. 7, it said it will expand to locations in Dallas, Fort Worth, El Paso, Hidalgo, Laredo and San Antonio, Texas; Atlanta and Dalton, Ga.; Charlotte, N.C.; Memphis and Nashville, Tenn.; Huntsville, Ala.; and Jacksonville and Tampa, Fla.
The company will rent chassis for use in those markets to drayage companies at container yards and railroads.
About 2,000 drayage companies are Direct ChassisLink customers. The company has chassis available for rental in the Southeast, Gulf, Pacific Northwest, Northeast, Ohio Valley and Chicago-Midwest areas.
The company said by September it will have more than 38,700 chassis located in about 90 locations available for rental.