Beacon Intermodal Leasing, LLC (for short: Beacon) is a leading company in the leasing of intermodal cargo containers. Since its inception, with its headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts, Beacon has expanded across the globe. Nowadays it has created a global network, being represented in most continents. With its 12 offices located around the world, it has quickly built its representation and reputation, becoming a top player in the business.
As a full-service container leasing company, Beacon provides its customers with ample flexibility, in order to suit and accommodate their needs. This includes a wide range of leasing options, container resale and asset management being offered to the customer. Beacon focuses on their services being a true match for their customers, even offering custom-tailored leases to meet the strategic, operational and financial requirements.
With Beacon having been founded in 2008 its equipment includes some of the newest technologies in the container leasing industry. Overall, Beacon has a fleet of over 1.8 million dry and refrigerated containers. Their focus on efficient and environmentally-friendly materials marks them as a true company of the 21st century. As a modern lessor of intermodal cargo containers, Beacon is especially agile and process-driven, following strict quality control measures. Its modern and agile nature is enhanced by the financial strength of being a group company of Mitsubishi HC Capital Inc. This gives Beacon a unique competitive advantage, as it can draw on the resources of one of the world’s largest financial institutions.
The industry of container leasing has experienced rapid maturing, moving from a service-oriented small-scale industry to a global and driven sector, with strong competition. In this context Beacon has grown, becoming one of the Top 10 Container Leasing Companies.
With a further expansion of the market, which is expected for the foreseeable future, Beacon has ample opportunities to continue its staggering growth trajectory. Over the past two years Beacon has increased its workforce by 12.5%, which given the current market growth is likely to continue.