A family enterprise makes history

Founded in 1945 by A. Lamprecht in Basel, Switzerland, American Lamprecht, Inc., was incorporated as a subsidiary under New York state law in 1968. This family-owned, Swiss company has experienced success due to years of hard work and the tireless commitment of our employees.

Specialists at strategically-located branches in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, Houston, Greenville-Spartanburg, Miami, Denver, Baltimore, and San Francisco understand today's shipping business. American Lamprecht Transport, Inc. believes in a partnership based on mutual respect between 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

  • 2003

    C-TPAT approval

  • 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

    Merger between AmOpening of branch office No. 8 in Denver, ColoradoCar Freight Miami FL and American Lamprecht Transport, Inc. into "AmCar Lamprecht" which is the 7th branch in the United States

  • 2018

    Merger of Benchmark Worldwide, Houston, operating under "Benchmark Lamprecht"

  • 2018

    Opening of branch office No. 9 in San Francisco, CA