Brenntag Canada announces the opening of a new facility in Beauharnois
24th September 2018
Brenntag Canada, part of the Brenntag Group, the global market leader in chemical distribution, announces the grand opening of a new facility with approximately 20,000 square-meters in the industrial area of Beauharnois, Quebec, Canada.
Each year this facility will handle a combined throughput of approximately 20,000 MT of compressed natural gas. It will also offer a wide variety of other chemical products, as well as services including packaging, storage, and logistics.
Safety is the number one priority at Brenntag. To support this core value, the facility has been equipped with the most modern technology to ensure a safe and controlled environment. In addition, the facility is located on-site at a major supply partner, reducing the transportation mileage required to serve customers and developing a more sustainable footprint.
“With this, our employees and company are excited to commence operations at our newest location in Beauharnois, Quebec, allowing us to serve customers from a state-of-the-art facility while offering advantageous logistical and infrastructural opportunities," stated Lars Schneider, President of Brenntag Canada. "We are looking forward to a safe, long-lasting operation and full commitment to our new community. Lastly, we are delighted nearly all the committed, professional, and well-trained Brenntag staff has decided to move into the new facility. This smooth transition ensures a continuation of our dedication to our Safety 1st core value, commitment to sustainability, and focus on customer service.”