Silk Contract Logistics (SCL) has announced the acquisition of Victorian-based wharf carrier Rocke Brothers Pty Ltd. The acquisition is effective from Monday 5 August.
SCL Directors said in a joint statement that this acquisition marks the union of two dynamic Australian logistics companies each with a strong history in the Australian transport and logistics industry.
“SCL remains committed to its vision to be recognised by our target customers as their partner of choice in the provision of integrated logistics solutions, and firmly believe that the addition of Rocke Brothers will complement Silk Contract Logistics ability to deliver on this vision,” SCL said.
“This announcement marks an exciting next step in SCL’s journey and aligns with the strategy SCL has held for the past five years in relation to growth and a vision to be It also positions SCL for further exciting opportunities in the short to medium term.”
Rocke Brothers has a 150-year plus history and specialises in shipping container transport, storage and handling and cold chain storage.