Top 250 Alabama flatbedder acquires Patriot Transit

August 4, 2021

PS Holdco, the parent company of Birmingham, Alabama-based flatbedder PS Logistics, has purchased all substantial transportation assets of Patriot Transit and Patriot Logistics, a privately owned interstate trucking and logistics provider that specializes in flatbed shipping to the Gulf Coast and Southwest.

Founded by David Spencer and Rex Ready and based in Houston, Texas, Patriot maintains a fleet of 75 drivers. The acquisition will provide Patriot and its customers with additional capacity, new service offerings and increased economies of scale. PS Logistics (CCJ Top 250, No. 36) provides full-service transportation services, including asset-based transportation, non-asset-based transportation, brokerage, third-party logistics managed transportation, warehousing, and supply chain services and is one of the largest flatbed transportation and logistics providers in the United States.