The Allen Lund Co., La Cañada Flintridge, Calif., has opened an office in McAllen, Texas and appointed Bradley Wagers as manager.

Allen Lund opens office in Texas, hires managerThe office will focus on handling heavy haul flatbed, particularly in and out of Mexico, according to a news release.

Wagers has more than 17 years of experience in the transportation industry.

“When it comes to the border (Mexico), I want people to think of ALC McAllen,” Wagers said in the release. “The timing of this office is impeccable due to the new corridor that will be shifting a big percentage of freight from Nogales, Ariz. to McAllen, Texas, so we are in a good location for the local market expansion.”