Celadon grows temperature-control

Celadon, IN, US: Celadon Trucking Services is to acquire Rock Leasing  and Kelly Logistics.

Rock Leasing provides dry-van and temperature-controlled shipments in the Midwest.  Kelly Logistics provides dedicated equipment spotting and shuttle services to customers in the Southeast.

Celadon said the acquisitions would “further expand its breadth of service to include temperature-control services.

“We believe that both Rock Leasing and Kelly Logistics offer solid potential to supplement our existing business and further advance our overall growth plans by accelerating Celadon’s entry into the refrigerated van and equipment spotting service areas,” said Paul Will, president and chief executive, Celadon Trucking.