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ProTrans Logistics acquired by ARI Logistics

ProTrans - Generational Capital Markets


Sep 2015



Generational Capital Markets, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC, ("GCM") an advisor to privately-held businesses for mergers & acquisitions, is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client,. (Pro Trans), headquartered in Deer Park, Texas, by ARI Logistics a wholly owned subsidiary of Action, Inc. (Action), headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. The acquisition closed on September 8, 2015.

Since 1992, Pro Trans has been a third party logistics company providing customized services and managed programs tailored to suit their commercial and industrial customers' specific transportation needs. Pro Trans' programs provide premium customer service designed to help control freight costs and improve service to and from vendors and customers. To learn more, visit the Pro Trans website at Managing Director Chris Heckert was the GCM M&A advisor for Pro Trans on the transaction. "This is an exciting opportunity for both companies, providing Action with new capabilities and methodologies and Pro Trans additional resources for growth," stated Heckert.

Action is a growth-oriented, leading provider of specialized transportation and environmental services. Services include specialty chemical, hazardous waste and heavy-haul transportation, freight brokerage, industrial cleaning and a broad range of environmental remediation services. To learn more, visit