Contanda LLC Acquires Inbesa America, Inc.
Houston, TX—[November 2, 2016]—Contanda Steel LLC a wholly owned subsidiary of Contanda LLC (formerly Westway Group, LLC) a premier provider of storage and logistics services to owners of bulk liquid products in North America, today announced the acquisition of all assets and operations of Inbesa America, Inc. (“Inbesa”), a leading private steel terminal in Houston, Texas.
G.R. (“Jerry”) Cardillo, President and CEO of Contanda, said, “We are excited to have acquired the assets and operations of Inbesa, which perfectly complement Contanda’s current offerings and operating philosophy. As Contanda continues to bolster its focus and service base to include a broad range of petrochemicals and hydrocarbons, we will draw upon Inbesa’s superior assets and capabilities for the benefit of our expanding customer base.”
Contanda will continue to offer the complete turnkey operations that Inbesa’s customers have come to rely on. Carmen Geiger and Armando Waterland, current CEO and President of Inbesa, respectively, will continue to have leadership roles and work closely with Contanda’s management team.
Ms. Geiger commented, “On behalf of the Inbesa team, we are excited for the next stage of the company’s evolution, in conjunction with Contanda. As part of a larger and more robust platform, we will significantly accelerate growth, while providing exceptional services to a broader customer base.”
Contanda LLC is headquartered in Houston, Texas and is a premier provider of storage and logistics services to owners of bulk liquid products in North America. The Company has approximately 7 million barrels of storage capacity across 15 terminals in North America. The business is focused on niche liquid products and customized service offerings and has a leading market position in the agricultural and chemical sectors.
More information can be found at www.contanda.com
About Inbesa America
Inbesa America, Inc. is the leading private steel port in Houston, Texas. The company offers complete turnkey operations and the most competitive rates and outstanding customer service for steel import/exports through the Gulf of Mexico to all American and international markets.
More information can be found at http://www.inbesa.com/.
Kortnie Joyner, Director of Marketing and Sales, Contanda LLC, (832) 699-4575