Pittsburgh, PA (November 9, 2022) - PITT OHIO, a leader in transportation, warehouse and logistics services, announced it has been awarded a 2022 Supply Chain Sustainability Award from their customer, Parker Hannifin (Parker). The award, the first in Parker’s history, was presented to PITT OHIO in September.
Parker has recently implemented several supply chain initiatives to reduce their environmental footprint, including leveraging sustainable transport methods. To determine PITT OHIO as the recipient of their inaugural Supply Chain Sustainability award, Parker measured continuous improvement ideas, SmartWay Certification, year over year CO2 improvements, and PITT OHIO’s commitment to sustainable transportation.
Reed Tepper, Parker Hannifin’s Manager of Corporate Logistics & Transportation, visited PITT OHIO’s Cleveland terminal to present the company with the award. Tepper said, “We appreciate PITT OHIO’s efforts and look forward to continued collaboration.”
“PITT OHIO has worked at reducing our carbon footprint for more than decade,” said PITT OHIO’s Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Geoffrey Muessig. “We built our first LEED certified terminal and launched our first microgrid in Pittsburgh in 2014. Today, concern about sustainable business practices have become a mainstream concern in the transportation industry. PITT OHIO is extremely proud to win Parker Hannifin’s inaugural sustainability award. Our companies share a common value with regard to driving engagement with our respective workforces and reducing our carbon emissions.”
ABOUT PITT OHIO
PITT OHIO has been providing the best value in transportation and logistics solutions to our customers for over 43 years, reaching over $900 million in revenue last year. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, PITT OHIO services the Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, and Northeast regions. In addition to their legacy LTL freight solution, PITT OHIO provides supply chain and logistics solutions including expedite, freeze protection, truckload, warehouse and distribution, container transloading, dedicated and more. To make this happen, and to fulfill PITT OHIO’s Purpose, they employ over 3,200 employees who are committed to doing the right thing every day. Explore their website to see how PITT OHIO is dedicated to the safe and sustainable motor transport of products, doing right by their employees and their customers, and making a positive impact on the environment. To contact PITT OHIO, schedule service, or apply for employment, please visit their website at www.pittohio.com.
For more information, please contact:
Director of Marketing, PITT OHIO
412-232-3015, ext. 6313