Lynden Incorporated is sendin' your freight by truck, barge, train, or airplane. With some 15 subsidiaries, Lynden transports truckload (TL) and less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments primarily to Alaska, Canada, and the northwestern US. It also arranges international air and ocean forwarding, as well as customs brokerage and multi-modal logistics. The company carries dry freight, bulk chemicals, and refrigerated cargo for companies in the oil/gas, mining, construction, retail, and manufacturing sectors. Lynden's offers barge service between Seattle and southeastern Alaska and airfreight service within Alaska. The company traces its roots to 1907 and is owned by CEO Jim Jansen's family.
The company specializes in transporting shipments in challenging (both temperature and terrain) regions, such as Alaska, Western Canada, and even Russia. The company's branded EZ Commerce Center gives its customers online access to e-commerce services, including booking a shipment, printing forms and labels, accessing reports and invoices, and tracking shipments. – less