Houston | 22.09.2022

TALKE opens new Business and Transportation Center near Houston, USA

TALKE, a globally leading logistics solutions provider for the world of chemistry, opens a new Business and Transportation Center (BTC) at its site near Houston, USA. The company held a grand opening celebration for its new facilities at 10611 Langston Drive in Mont Belvieu.

The grand opening was attended by County and City representatives, Chamber of Commerce, business leaders, members of the local business and educational communities, media outlets from throughout the region, and company representatives. The BTC will allow for efficient and professional maintenance of TALKE’s state-of-art transportation fleet, under highest safety standards. It also houses back-office and Human Resources departments; HR is a key part of TALKE’s development as an employer-of-choice in the area. “The opening of TALKE USA’s BTC is a milestone in our development in the United States and serves as a basis for the high safety and quality standards TALKE provides to its global and local customers”, said Richard Heath, President & CEO of TALKE USA. “We are very happy to be increasing our presence in the Mont Belvieu community and in the wider Houston region.”

TALKE is Headquartered near to Cologne, Germany. TALKE USA Inc. chose the City of Mont Belvieu to house their new BTC due to the proximity to their operations for the petrochemical industry and on the route to the Port of Houston. TALKE USA Inc. has been operating in the City of Mont Belvieu since 2017 and currently has approximately 380 employees.

About TALKE

TALKE is one of the world's leading providers of logistics solutions for the world of chemistry. More than half of the world's top 50 chemical companies already rely on the services of this family-owned company, founded in 1947. TALKE unites 4,600 people on three continents under its roof. With pioneering spirit, expertise, and dedication, they turn chemical logistics into a catalyst for future success. Responsibility and safety are key drivers: TALKE thinks and acts in terms of generations - for a better society, for a sustainable environment, and for healthy and satisfied employees.

Today's core competencies are transport, packaging, storage and handling of hazardous and harmless substances of all aggregate states. TALKE also advises on, designs and implements logistics processes, buildings and facilities. Digital services round out the portfolio of customized customer solutions. Offering all these competencies from a single source along the entire supply chain is a unique selling point of TALKE and a key customer benefit.

Media Contact:

Björn Zimmer

Press Officer | Senior Specialist Corporate Communications & Marketing

Bjoern.Zimmer@talke.com

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