Refrigeratedtransporter 1917 Interide Tractor Trailer

KJM Capital acquires reefer carriers Interide, Blue Sky

Dec. 28, 2016
In separate transactions, Orlando FL-based private equity company KJM Capital has acquired the Utah-based refrigerated carriers Interide Transport and Blue Sky Logistics.

In separate transactions, Orlando FL-based private equity company KJM Capital has acquired the Utah-based refrigerated carriers Interide Transport and Blue Sky Logistics.

Based in Salt Lake City UT, Interide Transport specializes in hauling refrigerated food products and other protected freight in the western United States. Its fleet consists of more than 100 tractors and refrigerated trailers.

With 30 power units and 35 refrigerated trailers, Blue Sky Logistics is headquartered in Smithfield UT and also operates predominantly in the West. As part of this acquisition, Blue Sky has been integrated into Interide Transport.

These most recent acquisitions join KJM’s acquisitions of Lexington SC-based Charles Gantt Trucking and Lakeland FL-based Sunco Carriers (dba Watkins Refrigerated) in 2015 and 2016, respectively.

KJM’s family of carriers will provide full truckload, temperature-controlled transport services to a US customer base. Through these acquisitions, KJM’s combined fleets have grown to 450 tractors and 700 refrigerated units.

Voice your opinion!

To join the conversation, and become an exclusive member of FleetOwner, create an account today!

Sponsored Recommendations

Leveraging telematics to get the most from insurance

Fleet owners are quickly adopting telematics as part of their risk mitigation strategy. Here’s why.

Reliable EV Charging Solution for Last-Mile Delivery Fleets

Selecting the right EV charging infrastructure and the right partner to best solve your needs are critical. Learn which solution PepsiCo is choosing to power their fleet and help...

Overcoming Common Roadblocks Associated with Fleet Electrification at Scale

Fleets in the United States, are increasingly transitioning from internal combustion engine vehicles to electric vehicles. While this shift presents challenges, there are strategies...

Report: The 2024 State of Heavy-Duty Repair

From capitalizing on the latest revenue trends to implementing strategic financial planning—this report serves as a roadmap for navigating the challenges and opportunities of ...