FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Paterson Global Foods
22nd Floor – 333 Main Street
Winnipeg MB, Canada R3C 4E2
Paterson Grain to Host Grand Opening of Foothills Terminal of Bowden
August 28th, 2018
BOWDEN, AB – Paterson Grain is pleased to announce the grand opening of their Foothills Terminal in Bowden, AB on Wednesday, August 29th, 2018. The unveiling of the new grain terminal will be celebrated from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Paterson Grain invites customers, staff, and the public to celebrate the unveiling of the new grain terminal.
The quality of the grain terminal makes Paterson Grain an industry leader in construction of high efficiency terminals. The terminal can store 2,225,000 bushels of grain, ship 75,000 bushels per hour, clean 8,800 bushels per hour, and receive 32 Super B trucks per hour. In addition, the facility also includes a 150 car loop track capable of loading a full unit train in 8 hours. With two fully independent receiving lanes the terminal is able to receive different commodities from each driveway without interrupting shipping operations. A fully automated truck loop design ensures very fast turn-around for delivering trucks. Lastly, the terminal has an integrated dust suppression system, ensuring clean operations from receiving to shipping.
Attending the grand opening will be Andrew Paterson – CEO, Shane Paterson, Hugh Ross, Keith Bruch, Bruce Humphreys, Darren Highfield, Kevin Woods, and Dave Koskie.
Media Contact: Janel Loeppky | JVL@pgf.com For more information about the Grand Opening or to learn more about Paterson Grain please contact the head office located in Winnipeg, MB by calling 204-956-2090.
About Paterson Grain: Paterson GlobalFoods (PGF) is a private, family owned, agri-food business with a long-standing history deeply rooted in Canadian agriculture. Originally established in 1908 as N.M. Paterson & Sons Limited, PGF attributes its success and esteemed reputation for service to its commitment to shipping high quality agricultural commodities to suppliers and consumers across Canada and the world. Today, PGF is a conglomerate of international agri-food and related businesses. PGF prides itself on the efficient use of its large scale operations and vertical integration of resources. These practices continue to allow PGF to achieve a competitive advantage in international agriculture by utilizing unique efficiencies in commodity growing, gathering, trading, processing, transportation and milling.