MONCTON, N.B. -- Armour Transportation Systems announced today it has completed the purchase of RJS Terminal, which will increase its coverage in Newfoundland.
RJS, based in Mount Pearl, Nfld., will continue to operate under its existing name. It runs 70 pieces of equipment, specializing in general retail freight.
It operates facilities in Corner Brook, Grand Falls-Windsor and Mount Pearl. The company was founded in 1988 by Ray Saunders. The current leadership will continue to run the company, Armour announced, and it 30-person staff and existing terminals will be retained.
“We are very pleased to welcome RJS Terminal Ltd. to our group of companies,” said Wesley Armour, president and CEO of Armour Transportation Systems. “RJS brings with them a highly respected and successful distribution and retail freight business. We look forward to the new opportunities this new business brings with them.”