SBS Sparta – Susquehanna Bulk Systems - Sparta is a food-grade bulk transfer facility for dry commodities. SBS Sparta specializes in the transload dry bulk food-grade sugars from covered hopper railcars into bulk trailers inside the 5,000 square foot building using fully enclosed auger systems. The terminal has two parallel loading systems giving the facility the capacity of transloading over 100,000 lbs per hour. Bulk trailers are weighed during loading on a 70-foot Fairbanks Morse truck scale with 240,000 pound capacity. Additional track space allows for the transloading of other dry flowable food-grade products from air slide, pneumatic and pressure differential rail cars. SBS Sparta offers one hour truck turnaround and a computerized inventory management system with daily/weekly/monthly reporting of product arrival/dispatch.
The February 2008 issue of Powder Bulk Solids magazine contained a feature article on SBS's sugar handling capabilities and processes at Sparta. Click here to view the article.
Scheduled service hours are 7 AM to 4 PM, 6 days per week. The Sparta, NJ facility also has storage capacity for over 40 railcars to ensure sufficient product inventory and to support the handling of multiple grades of product. SBS Sparta is rated superior by A.I.B. audit, and has documented HACCP and GMP programs.
The SBS Sparta terminal can be reached at 973-579-7477, fax 973-579-0034 and via email at firstname.lastname@example.org