A family enterprise makes history
American Lamprecht Transport Inc. was incorporated in 1968 under New York state law as a subsidiary of Lamprecht Transport Ltd., founded in 1945 by A. Lamprecht in Basel/Switzerland. Since then, the Swiss company is family owned. Many years of hard work and the tireless commitment of our employees have brought one success after another to our family owned company.
The specialists at our strategically located branches in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, Houston, Greenville-Spartanburg, Miami, Denver, Baltimore and San Francisco know what matters in today’s shipping business. We believe in a partnership based on mutual respect among all parties – the cornerstone of a lasting and successful business relationship.
|1968||Foundation of American Lamprecht Transport Inc. in New York|
|1975||Second US base is opened in Chicago|
|1981||New office in Greenville-Spartanburg|
|1998||Opening of a new office in Los Angeles|
|2010||Opening of the 5th base in Houston|
|2014||Merger of Senrac Transportation Services, Houston|
|2016||Merger of Seabridge International Freight, Baltimore, operating under "Seabridge Lamprecht";|
|2016||Merger between AmCar Freight Miami FL and American Lamprecht Transport Inc. into "AmCar Lamprecht" which is the 7th branch in the United States|
|2017||Opening of branch office No. 8 in Denver, Colorado|
|2018||Merger of Benchmark Worldwide, Houston, operating under "Benchmark Lamprecht"|
|2018||Opening of branch office No. 9 in San Francisco, CA|