DFDS acquire Dutch logistics provider Alphatrans

DFDS has wholly acquired Alphatrans, a Dutch LSP specialised in transporting long, wide, high and heavy loads.

With 197 employees and a fleet of 720 trailers and 125 trucks, it claims to be one of the largest flatbed trailer operators serving mainland Europe, the UK and Ireland.

The company has offices in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, the UK, Ireland, Hungary, Romania and Portugal.

The previous owner of Alphatrans, Martin Bos, will continue to manage the business.

Source: Alphatrans