History

The P&B Intermodal Story

Founded in 1975, P&B Intermodal has been servicing the transportation industry. P&B Intermodal Services is a leading provider of container, chassis, spotter, lift equipment and trailer maintenance and repair services. The company has been in the industry for over 30 years and proudly serves a number of Fortune 500 companies, including railroads, steamship lines, leasing companies, and trucking firms. While living out its core values, P&B Intermodal provides its customers with safe, professional, and reliable service. Feel free to click through the slideshow timeline at right to see how P&B Intermodal has grown over the years.

P&B Intermodal History
Origins
Origins

1975 – John Picinic, a Croatian immigrant, founded the company with four other immigrants to provide local trucking companies with repair services for chassis, containers, and trailers (CCT).  His answer to all requests, “we can fix it.”

Origins
The First Expansion: Little Ferry, NJ
The First Expansion: Little Ferry, NJ

September, 1988 – P&B expands CCT services to a rail facility in Little Ferry, NJ.

The First Expansion: Little Ferry, NJ
The Second Generation
The Second Generation

September, 2005 – John Picinic Jr. purchased P&B services from his father John Picinic and his P&B partners.

The Second Generation
New Location: South Kearney, NJ
New Location: South Kearney, NJ

January, 2006 – P&B begins CCT servicing at South Kearny, NJ Rail facility.

New Location: South Kearney, NJ
New Locations: Boston, West Springfield, & Worcester
New Locations: Boston, West Springfield, & Worcester

May, 2007 – P&B begins CCT servicing at Boston, West Springfield, and Worcester rail facilities.

New Locations: Boston, West Springfield, & Worcester
New Location: Chambersburg, PA
New Location: Chambersburg, PA

September 2007 – P&B begins CCT servicing at Chambersburg, PA rail facility.

New Location: Chambersburg, PA
New Services: Gate Point Check Services, Little Ferry, NJ
New Services: Gate Point Check Services, Little Ferry, NJ

March, 2008 – P&B provides Gate Point Check Services at Little Ferry Rail facility in NJ

New Services: Gate Point Check Services, Little Ferry, NJ
New Location: Portsmouth, VA
New Location: Portsmouth, VA

September, 2009 – P&B begins CCT servicing at Portsmouth, VA rail facility.

 

New Location: Portsmouth, VA
New Location: Randolph, MA
New Location: Randolph, MA

May, 2010 – P&B begins CCT servicing at Container Yard in Randolph, MA

New Location: Randolph, MA
New Locations: Fairburn, GA, Atlanta, GA, & Mobile, AL
New Locations: Fairburn, GA, Atlanta, GA, & Mobile, AL

October, 2011 – P&B begins CCT contracts at Fairburn, GA, Atlanta GA and Mobile, AL rail facilities.

New Locations: Fairburn, GA, Atlanta, GA, & Mobile, AL
New Location and Services: New Orleans, LA
New Location and Services: New Orleans, LA

January, 2012 – P&B awarded CCT contract at New Orleans, LA and expanded their services to include spotter and lift maintenance at New Orleans Rail facility.

New Location and Services: New Orleans, LA
Expanded Services: Spotter and Lift Maintenance, Portsmouth, VA
Expanded Services: Spotter and Lift Maintenance, Portsmouth, VA

January, 2012 – P&B expands Spotter & Lift Maintenance services to Portsmouth, VA rail facility.

Expanded Services: Spotter and Lift Maintenance, Portsmouth, VA
New Locations: Container Yards in New Orleans, LA & Atlanta, GA
New Locations: Container Yards in New Orleans, LA & Atlanta, GA

July, 2012 – P&B expands their CCT services to Container Yards in New Orleans & Atlanta region.

New Locations: Container Yards in New Orleans, LA & Atlanta, GA
New Location: Marion, Ohio
New Location: Marion, Ohio

September, 2012 – P&B begins CCT servicing at Marion, OH Rail facility.

New Location: Marion, Ohio
New Location: Charlotte, NC
New Location: Charlotte, NC

January 2013 – P&B begins CCT servicing at Charlotte, NC Rail facility.

New Location: Charlotte, NC