Alaska West Express Company Overview

Heavy Haul and Bulk Transportation Throughout the United States and Canada

Alaska West Express provides truckload transportation throughout the United States and Canada, specializing in shipments to and from Alaska where we are a leader in transporting liquid- and dry-bulk products, hazardous and non-hazardous chemicals and petroleum products. With our fleet of flatbeds, vans, stretch, lowboy, single- and double-drop trailers, we are recognized for dependable service to the oilfield, mining, construction and manufacturing industries.

Our Service Center in Fairbanks is an intermodal transfer facility providing railcar transfer with a complete vapor recovery system, warehousing, pipe and materials storage yard and certified tank maintenance and cleaning. Oilfield tubulars, bulk and liquid products, and other materials en route to Alaska’s North Slope are transferred from railcars and trucked north.

Alaska West Express is part of the Lynden family of companies® that provides transportation and logistics solutions in Alaska, Canada, the Pacific Northwest, Hawaii and around the world. Extensive multi-modal capabilities allow customers to optimize time and money by shipping via air, land or sea, or in any combination.

Our Story

Lynden has grown from a two-stop, two-truck operation in Lynden, WA to an international multi-modal logistics company serving customers around the world.

Read more about our history.

Our Culture and Values

Lynden’s mission and values guide us to support each other and the communities we serve. We exhibit this in many ways such as sponsoring local youth sports teams, donating transportation and fostering an environment of collaboration and empowerment. Our original philosophy of putting the customer first, working hard, delivering quality, being the best and having fun throughout still influences everything we do. Read more about our culture and values.