Lynden

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    Lynden is a transportation and logistics company. Its capabilities include truckload and less-than-truckload transportation, scheduled and charter barges, rail barges, intermodal bulk chemical hauls, scheduled and chartered air freighters, domestic and international air forwarding, international ocean forwarding, customs brokerage, trade show shipping, remote site construction, sanitary bulk commodities hauling, and multi-modal logistics. The company serves as oil and gas, mining, construction, retail, and manufacturing industries.
    TypePrivate
    Founded1906
    HQAnchorage, AK, US
    Websitelynden.com
    Employee Ratings3.4
    Overall CultureF

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)281(-2%)
    Job Openings82
    Revenue (Y, 2019)$1.1 B(+3%)
    Cybersecurity ratingCMore

    Key People/Management at Lynden

    Jon Burdick

    Jon Burdick

    President and CEO
    Rick Zerkel

    Rick Zerkel

    President, Lynden Air Cargo
    Paul Grimaldi

    Paul Grimaldi

    President, Lynden Transport
    Brad McKeown

    Brad McKeown

    Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer
    Scott Thomson

    Scott Thomson

    Vice President, Information Technology
    Ji Kim

    Ji Kim

    Vice President and Regional Controller
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    Lynden Office Locations

    Lynden has offices in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Fife, Lynden and in 5 other locations
    Anchorage, AK, US (HQ)
    6520 Kulis Dr
    Anchorage, AK, US
    1048 E Whitney Rd
    Anchorage, AK, US
    3027 Rampart Dr
    Anchorage, AK, US
    6441 S Airpark Pl
    Fairbanks, AK, US
    4325 Cinch St
    Fife, WA, US
    5410 12th St E
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    Lynden Financials and Metrics

    Summary Metrics

    Founding Date

    1906
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    Lynden Revenue

    Lynden's revenue was reported to be $1.08 b in Y, 2019 which is a 2.4% increase from the previous period.
    USD

    Revenue (Y, 2019)

    1.1b

    Revenue growth (Y, 2018 - Y, 2019), %

    2.4%
    USDY, 2017EY, 2018EY, 2019E

    Revenue

    950.0m1.1b1.1b

    Revenue growth, %

    11%2%
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    Lynden Operating Metrics

    Dec, 2020

    US Federal Contract IDVs to Date

    1

    US Federal Contract Subawards to Date

    1
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    Lynden Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

    Company NameDateDeal Size
    Alaska Hovercraft Ventures
    Alaska Marine Lines, Inc.
    Alaska Marine Trucking LLC
    Alaska West Express, Inc.
    Bering Marine Corporation
    Bowhead Equipment Company Inc
    Brown Line, LLC
    Canadian Lynden Transport Ltd
    Cargomatic Forwarding, S. de R.L. de C.V.   
    Douglas Management Co
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    Lynden Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    C

    71/100

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    Lynden Online and Social Media Presence

    Embed Graph

    Lynden Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      F

      48/100

    • CEO Rating

      D

      60/100

    • Compensation

      B

      73/100

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    Lynden News and Updates

    Lynden Transport earns 25th Quest for Quality Award

    Carrier recognized for a quarter century of award-winning excellence Carrier recognized for a quarter century of award-winning excellence

    Lynden Vice President Dennis Mitchell joins Airforwarders Association Board

    Anchorage, Alaska, Dec. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lynden International Senior Vice President Dennis Mitchell was elected to the board of the Airforwarders Association (AfA) on Nov. 16.

    Bison bulls relocate to Sitkalidak Island in Alaska with Lynden's help

    Earlier this year the Alutiiq Tribe of Old Harbor, AK was awarded three bison bulls from Yellowstone National Park to improve the genetic diversity of its Sitkalidak Bison Herd.

    Lynden companies deliver Clinic in a Can

    Lynden Air Cargo delivered a mobile medical facility, called "Clinic in a Can," to Western Alaska this fall bringing much-needed medical services to the small community of Naknek.

    Lynden Air Cargo welcomes N410LC

    Another L100 Hercules joined the Lynden Air Cargo fleet this fall. After a major overhaul and conformity heavy check, N410LC was delivered to Anchorage in October.

    LTI, Inc., Lynden Transport receive SmartWay Awards from EPA

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded LTI, Inc. with its fifth SmartWay Excellence Award on November 5, 2020.

    Lynden Blogs

    Lynden first trucking company in AK to earn SHARP awards

    Lynden Transport employees earned the prestigious title of being the first trucking company in Alaska to earn a SHARP award (Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program) from the Alaska Department of Labor Standards and Safety. The award is part of AKOSH, a program to promote safe …

    Lynden innovations and equipment make for calm seas

    Lynden is known for providing innovative solutions to its customers. In a new twist on the term 'holding pen,' Lynden created a specially designed rack to hold surfboards for damage-free ocean transit. "There will always be a market for surfboards in Hawaii," explains Los Angeles Service…

    Everyday Hero Profile: Gordy Lindblad

    Lynden is recognizing employees who make a difference every day on the job and demonstrate our core values, Lynden's very own everyday heroes! Employees are nominated by managers and supervisors from all roles within the Lynden family of companies. Learn more about the people behind your…

    Alaska Marine Lines imports containers from China

    This spring, the M/V Saga Welco Indiana departed the port of Qingdao, China, with 600 new refrigerated shipping containers on their way to be put into service at Alaska Marine Lines. These units are the latest addition to Alaska Marine Lines' fleet of nearly 29,000 shipping containers, f…

    Lynden companies team up to deliver emergency supplies for Anacortes water system

    Lynden companies stepped up to help the City of Anacortes, WA when it experienced a shortage of chlorine for its regional water system. Despite a national shortage of sodium hypochlorite (chlorine), employees from Lynden Logistics, LTI, Inc. and Alaska Marine Lines worked together on a p…

    Everyday Hero Profile: Bob Barndt

    Lynden is recognizing employees who make a difference every day on the job and demonstrate our core values, Lynden's very own everyday heroes! Employees are nominated by managers and supervisors from all roles within the Lynden family of companies. Learn more about the people behind your…
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    Lynden Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Lynden founded?

      Lynden was founded in 1906.

    • Who are Lynden key executives?

      Lynden's key executives are Jon Burdick, Rick Zerkel and Paul Grimaldi.

    • How many employees does Lynden have?

      Lynden has 281 employees.

    • What is Lynden revenue?

      Latest Lynden annual revenue is $1.1 b.

    • What is Lynden revenue per employee?

      Latest Lynden revenue per employee is $3.8 m.

    • Who are Lynden competitors?

      Competitors of Lynden include Transportation Specialists, L&D Transport and McCollister's Transportation Group.

    • Where is Lynden headquarters?

      Lynden headquarters is located at 6520 Kulis Dr, Anchorage.

    • Where are Lynden offices?

      Lynden has offices in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Fife, Lynden and in 5 other locations.

    • How many offices does Lynden have?

      Lynden has 12 offices.