Kenan Advantage Group Transports LNG for Shell
NORTH CANTON, OH, May 5, 2014 – The Kenan Advantage Group’s (“KAG”), Merchant Gas Group announced that its subsidiary, Jack B. Kelley, has completed a transportation agreement with Shell to deliver liquefied natural gas (LNG) to its LNG fuelling lanes in the U.S.
KAG is North America’s largest tank truck transporter and logistics provider. The company specializes in the logistics and transportation of fuels, chemicals and merchant gases. Subsidiaries in its Merchant Gas Group include Jack B. Kelley and Cryogenic Transportation – making it the largest transporter of gases in the U.S. Gases transported include LNG, CNG, nitrogen, hydrogen, oxygen, helium, etc. Their combined fleet includes more than 500 power units and 400 cryogenic trailers (including 40 LNG).
Mark Davis, President of Jack B. Kelley, said, “This is a tremendous opportunity for us to provide additional services to our longtime and valued customer. KAG has had a successful business relationship with Shell for more than 30 years. We intend to fully utilize our North American footprint, experienced drivers and specialized equipment to support Shell in this exciting new venture.”
The Kenan Advantage Group operates through its five groups consisting of the Fuels Delivery Group, Specialty Products Group, Merchant Gas Group, Logistics Group and KAG Canada Group. KAG’s fleet consists of approximately 6,200 power units and 9,700 trailers. KAG also provides specialized supply chain logistics services through KAG Logistics (www.kaglogistics.com).