Hürth/Vlaardingen (NL) | 06.10.2016

TALKE Gas Logistics B.V. takes over Dutch industrial gases transport fleet from Praxair

The TALKE Group is taking over the 13-person workforce at the two Praxair fleet locations in the Netherlands. With immediate effect, the newly founded TALKE Gas Logistics B.V. will be responsible for transporting liquefied and compressed cylinder industrial gases from Praxair BV in the Netherlands.

Together with management and employee representatives from Praxair B.V., Group Managing Director Alfred Talke and Daniel Gutmann – General Manager of Grimmener SpeziTrans & Service GmbH, which belongs to the TALKE Group – informed the workforce at the Dutch Praxair transport sites in Vlaardingen and Enschede. With immediate effect the 13 professional drivers are part of the newly founded TALKE Gas Logistics B.V., which is managed Gutmann.

“We welcome our new employees most cordially to the TALKE family and at the same time wish to express our gratitude for the constructive discussions with the works council of Praxair B.V.,” says Group Managing Director Alfred Talke. “In addition, we are also very pleased about the trust which Praxair is expressing by handing over these transport activities.”

TALKE and its subsidiary SpeziTrans have long been active for Praxair throughout Europe. The German chemical logistics company with its rich tradition specialises in transporting, storing and handling chemicals in numerous standard dangerous goods classes. In taking over the transport activities of Praxair, TALKE is strengthening its position in the gas transport sector.

Picture: Vehicles of the TALKE Gas Logistics B.V. operated Praxair fleet - Jpg, 900 kb