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Transtar Logistics Chosen as 3PL to Serve Straightline


Transtar Logistics, LLC, a third party logistics company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Transtar, Inc., has been selected by Straightline Source to manage the transportation logistics of its steel distribution business. Transtar Logistics will provide transportation and logistics services for Straightline's new purchasing business model. Transtar, Inc. is a direct subsidiary of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X).

Straightline, launched earlier this year, was created to provide customers of all sizes with a simple, direct buying experience. "Securing Straightline's logistics business was one of this year's key objectives as we continue to grow our third party logistics business," said Keith Jansen, president of Transtar Logistics, LLC.

Transtar Logistics brings years of high quality logistics expertise to the marketplace. This expertise was developed by providing a full range of transportation services to U. S. Steel, and includes contract negotiations, domestic and international operating expertise in all modes of transportation, freight audit management, freight payments, consulting services, and loss and damage claims processing.

Transtar Logistics, LLC is a third party logistics company providing metals logistics services on a national basis and steel shipment logistics services for United States Steel Corporation. For more information contact Arlene Fatalino, vice president, Administrative Services, Transtar Logistics, LLC, 412-810-0272,

Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., Straightline Source is a division of United States Steel Corporation. Straightline specializes in distributing carbon flat-roll steel, offering a variety of hot roll, cold roll and galvanized products to customers of all sizes. These products are available in slit coil, stock sheets and custom cut-to-length sheets. For more information visit


SOURCE: Transtar Logistics, LLC

Contact: Arlene Fatalino of Transtar Logistics, +1-412-810-0272, or


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