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Aug 15, 2017, 10:52 ET Lynden Transport voted #1 in 2017 Quest for Quality awards

Lynden Transport was awarded its fifth consecutive No. 1 ranking and its 21st overall Quest for Quality Award in the 2017 awards issued by...


Aug 09, 2016, 08:00 ET Lynden Transport and Lynden International 2016 Quest for Quality winners

 Lynden Transport was awarded its fourth consecutive No. 1 ranking and its 20th overall Quest for Quality Award in the 2016 awards issued by...


Jul 22, 2016, 11:19 ET Lynden makes Green Supply Chain Partner, Top 100 3PL lists for sixth consecutive year

 For the sixth consecutive year, the Lynden family of companies was named one of Inbound Logistics magazine's annual Top 100 3PLs and 75 Green...


Jun 16, 2016, 11:27 ET Lynden companies carry ceremonial totem pole to Hoonah, AK

 Alaska Marine Lines and LTI, Inc. donated the transportation of a ceremonial totem pole from Bellingham, WA to Hoonah, AK for a June 4...


Oct 07, 2015, 13:13 ET Lynden Transport Driver John Schank transports the 2015 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree from Alaska's Chugach National Forest to Washington, D.C.

 For more than 50 years, a tree has graced the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol for the holiday season. The Chugach National Forest in partnership...


Jul 22, 2015, 11:19 ET Lynden named Green Supply Chain Partner, Top 100 3PL for fifth consecutive year

For the fifth consecutive year, the Lynden family of companies was named one of Inbound Logistics magazine's annual Top 100 3PLs and 75 Green...


Jan 07, 2015, 14:53 ET Alaska West Training Center renamed Lynden Training Center; now accredited for national and international hazardous materials response training

 The Alaska West Training Center (AWTC) has a new name and is newly accredited to provide hazardous materials response training that meets...


Dec 11, 2014, 15:41 ET Lynden International partners with Gates Foundation in Ebola treatment initiative

Lynden International, a full-service freight forwarding and logistics company, was named a key industry and foundation partner in the Bill &...


Dec 04, 2014, 13:12 ET Northland becomes 'Alaska Marine Lines' in Western Alaska

 Alaska Marine Lines, Inc. changed the name of its Western Alaska service from Northland Services to Alaska Marine Lines this month. The name...


Nov 18, 2014, 17:17 ET Lynden Logistics signs letter of intent to provide river barge services for Tulsequah Chief Mine Project

 Lynden Logistics, LLC is pleased to announce the signing of a letter of intent with Chieftain Metals Corp. to provide barge services in...


Oct 13, 2014, 11:19 ET Lynden Transport makes Top 100 Truckers list for fourth year

 For the fourth consecutive year, Lynden Transport was selected as one of the top national motor carriers by Inbound Logistics magazine and...


Oct 01, 2014, 12:12 ET Lynden names Jansen president of LTI, Inc./Milky Way; Johansen to president of Brown Line

The Lynden family of companies announces two executive appointments: Jason Jansen was named president of LTI, Inc. and its Milky Way division based...


Jul 18, 2014, 14:15 ET Lynden named 2014 Green Supply Chain partner, Top 100 3PL

 The Lynden family of companies was once again included in Inbound Logistics magazine's annual Top 100 3PLs and 75 Green Supply Chain...


Jan 30, 2014, 11:56 ET Lynden International and Lynden Transport combine offices in Dallas

 Lynden International and Lynden Transport have combined offices in Dallas to offer customers a total transportation solutions package. Lynden...


Nov 01, 2013, 14:19 ET Northland joins the Lynden family of companies

 The Lynden family of companies is pleased to welcome Northland Services, a marine transportation company providing shipping between Seattle,...


Sep 13, 2013, 18:59 ET Alaska West Express joins EPA's SmartWay Transport Partnership

 Alaska West Express has joined the SmartWay Transport Partnership. SmartWay is a collaboration between the U.S. Environmental Protection...


Jul 25, 2013, 17:31 ET Lynden named 2013 Green Supply Chain partner, Top 100 3PL

 The Lynden family of companies was included in Inbound Logistics magazine's annual Top 100 3PLs and 75 Green Supply Chain Partner lists for...


Apr 18, 2013, 12:48 ET Alaska Marine Lines partners with U.S. Immigration to strengthen hiring practices

Alaska Marine Lines is partnering with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to reduce identity fraud and strengthen hiring...


Apr 09, 2013, 15:00 ET Lynden Signs Purchase Agreement to Buy Northland Services

 Lynden (www.lynden.com), a family of freight transportation companies serving primarily Alaska and the Pacific Northwest, has entered into a...


Sep 04, 2012, 17:33 ET Lynden Celebrates Award-Winning Summer

The Lynden family of companies was recognized as the best of the best by shippers and supply chain professionals this summer. Lynden was chosen as...


Aug 06, 2012, 18:08 ET Lynden Transport top regional LTL carrier in Quest for Quality Awards

Lynden Transport was voted the top Less-than-Truckload (LTL) carrier in the Western Region in Logistics Management magazine's 29th annual Quest for...


Apr 20, 2012, 20:34 ET Lynden marks Earth Day by introducing more fuel-efficient equipment

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/-- Lynden celebrates the 42nd anniversary of Earth Day this month by continuing its environmental...


Aug 19, 2011, 12:30 ET Lynden International Top Freight Forwarder in Quest for Quality Awards; Lynden Transport Finishes Third for LTL Carriers

Lynden International was voted the top freight forwarder in Logistics Management magazine's 28th annual Quest for Quality Awards. Lynden Transport...


Aug 09, 2011, 06:00 ET Lynden Voted a Top 100 3PL Provider by Inbound Logistics Editors

The Lynden family of companies was chosen as one of the Top 100 third-party logistics service providers (3PLs) by editors of Inbound Logistics...


Jul 18, 2011, 06:00 ET Lynden Named to Inbound Logistics' Green Supply Chain List

The Lynden family of companies was named to Inbound Logistics' Green Supply Chain Partners list for its commitment to the environment. The list...