FULL STEAM AHEAD: LEGEND STILL ON EXPANSIONARY PATH DESPITE COVID
First published on The Business Times on 08 September 2020.
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Legend Logistics Group is pleased to announce the commencement of its new feeder (COC) service between Port Kelang – Kuala Tanjung Port with the deployment of the first set of tug and barge (IG Bravo and IG 2510), making its maiden call at Port Kelang on 25th March 2020 and Kuala Tanjung Port on 28th March 2020.
The barge (IG 2510) provides a trade capacity of 210teus laden (nominal capacity is 352teus), offering fixed weekly sailing schedule.
Strategically located along the Malacca Straits, Kuala Tanjung Port is set to become Indonesia’s biggest port in the West Archipelago. In its first phase of completion, Kuala Tanjung Multipurpose Terminal (KTMT) is already offering facilities of three ship-to-shore cranes, eight automated rubber-tired gantry cranes, two mobile harbour cranes for containers and dry bulk goods.
With a number of reputable factories operating in Kuala Tanjung Industrial Estate that encompasses the Sei Mengkei Special Economic Zone, Legend aims to seize the opportunity as a first mover advantage and game changer to expand into this new service with a strong value proposition for its customers.
This inaugural Kuala Tanjung feeder service sets an important milestone for Legend, value adding its solutions as a regional feeder services at operationally challenged ports.
Legend is pleased to announce the opening of its new office in Ho Chi Minh, LEGEND LOGISTICS (VIETNAM) CO., LTD. As a leader in the logistics industry, Legend strategically selected Vietnam to accommodate the increasing demand in the market and to expand and create a stronger presence in Asia.
The new office will enable Legend to further leverage its service network and strengthen our service capabilities across the region.
Dear Valued Partners,
Since its’ inception in 2005, Legend has developed itself to be one of Asia’s leading specialized logistics provider with diversified interest in container and agency services.
To be in line with the Group’s business and activities, Legend is rebranding itself. Legend Shipping Pte Ltd (ROC:201209737N), effective 1st Jan 2020, the company will be therefore known as Legend Logistics Pte Ltd.
With the rebranding, all business activities, shall be performed thru its wholly owned subsidiary, Legend Logistics (Asia) Pte Ltd, Singapore, which includes Container Shipping, Tank Container and Specialized Logistics.
The new name symbolizes our dedication to the logistics industry and the significant expansion of our business activities.
As always, Legend endeavours towards providing exceptional customer service. We thank you for your business and look forward to your continued support as we embark onto this exciting phase of progress.
|PRIVATE EQUITY FUND MANAGED BY ACA INVESTMENTS PTE LTD HAS INVESTED INTO LEGEND SHIPPING PTE LTD||10 December 2019|
Legend Shipping Pte Ltd and its subsidiaries (collectively “Legend Logistics Group”) is pleased to announce the successful closing of approximately US$7 million in fundraising from ACA Investments Pte Ltd, a leading private equity investment firm.
Legend has established its new office, PT LEGEND LOGISTIK INDONESIA, in Medan, Indonesia on 1st August 2019. The new office will focus on providing container shipping and logistic services as well as developing new customer base.
PT LEGEND LOGISTIK INDONESIA is another milestone for Legend in creating a stronger presence across Asia.
On 1st September, Legend took delivery of 2 units brand new Faymonville telemax trailers.
With this 4-axle TELEMAX 55-meter extendable trailers, Legend will be better equipped with a higher capability to bid for a wide variety of projects including wind.
Speed : 80 km/h
Gross weight : 73000 kg
King pin load : 25000 kg
Axle load : 48000 kg
Tare Weight ± : 20420 kg
Loading length ± : 18000 mm
Rear goose neck swing ± : 2700 mm
Fifth wheel height loaded ± : 1290 mm
Extendable : 36800 mm
Air suspension ± : -75/+125 mm
Axle distance : 1810 mm
Total width ± : 2480 mm
Legend Shipping Group is pleased to announce its most recent expansion of our new service into Specialised Trucking Services with a fleet of trucks, expandable trailers, flatbed, stepbed, tank trailers, and modifiable purpose-built trailers.
With this, Legend’s Australian subsidiary adds on a new heavy haul business unit which provide trucking services to the mining, oil & gas, construction, manufacturing industries, energy and major project works.
Combining transport engineering and heavy lift skill set, Legend now has the scale, breadth and capabilities to compete more effectively and profitably in the Australian heavy haulage market, delivering compelling value to new stakeholders.
We view this as an exciting opportunity to continue to innovate and invest in a sustainable business future!
The quality of dedication and customer satisfaction is very important for the Group’s long-term success. Legend looks forward to be of better service to its customers and partners.
After two days of discussion, Legend Shipping concluded its Regional Meeting today with a broad set of recommendations on development strategies and especially strengthening Legend's brand in ISO tank business on a larger scale.
The effective dialogue brought together Singapore, Malaysia and India's business heads; over past year's reflection, sharing of ideas and collaboration.
But for now, it's almost time to celebrate the year that was.
And the Legend management wishes all staff, customers and friends the very best for a safe and joyful festive season!
On 11 December 2018, Legend Shipping completed the final tranche of the acquisition of Legend Tank, a private company and Legend subsidiary co-owned by Mr Reynard Ong Purnata.
Mr Ong is part of the Purnata family which owns PT. Djasa Bahari, an Indonesian shipping company established in 1967 with diversified interests in logistics and supply chain.
Legend Shipping has bought out the remaining shares of Legend Tank from Mr Ong, to become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Legend Shipping Pte Ltd.
Commenting on this important milestone, Legend Group MD Mr CK Than said “This acquisition will enable us to bring forward the strategic plan in a unilateral effort."
After a good 3 years, Legend Shipping Pte Ltd (Singapore) will be divesting all its’ interests in Legend Shipping (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Legend Singapore has mutually entered a conditional sale and purchase agreement with Ms Apilada Lekapisit.
Effective 1st August 2018 when the purchase is completed, Legend Shipping (Thailand) Co., Ltd will be renamed LG Container Lines and holds no association with the Legend Shipping Group.
Following this cessation, Legend Singapore would like to express its sincere appreciation to Ms Apilada Lekapisit and NCL International Logistics Public Company Ltd, and will continue to partner them in other projects.
Legend is proud to announce its' latest footprint - AUSTRALIA!
With headquarters in Singapore, Legend's service coverage now spans across the Asia-Pacific region with presence in India, Thailand and Malaysia. Legend is very excited and all geared up to be part of the big transition of Victoria's future into a renewable clean energy landscape!