PLS Logistics to Manage Rail Shipments for Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties

April 16, 2009

ROCHESTER, Pa., April 16 /PRNewswire/ — PLS Logistics Services announces that is has entered into an agreement with Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties, LLC to manage all of the inbound and outbound magnesium hydroxide slurry rail shipments at the company’s Manistee, MI location. PLS will forecast and plan appropriate railcar capacity for Martin Marietta’s shipping needs, monitoring both loaded and empty railcars in the company’s private fleet.

Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties is a leading supplier of magnesium hydroxide slurry for use in environmental, electric power generation and paper pulp bleaching applications.

“PLS is very pleased about the opportunity to serve Martin Marietta Magnesia, and we look forward to delivering increased value to their railcar shipping system,” notes Scott Boyer, Executive Vice President of PLS. “Our agreement with Martin Marietta is another excellent example of the breadth of our service offerings to our rapidly expanding client base.”

More information about PLS Logistics Services is available on the company website: www.pghlogistics.com.

ABOUT PLS: PLS Logistics Services delivers non-asset based logistics solutions to industrial shippers of metals, lumber and building materials, automotive, nuclear, oil and gas and industrial equipment industries. PLS partners logistics professionals with industry-leading technology to provide value for clients by optimizing their supply-chain efficiency, improving service and reducing the total cost of transportation.

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