Who We Are
Bison Transport was incorporated in 1969 by owner Duncan M. Jessiman, who continues to provide leadership to the Company as Chairman and sole shareholder. Utilizing specialized equipment, Bison began providing local cartage services to the construction industry and was then awarded the catalogue business first for Eaton's and then Sears.
Bison has grown from just 18 tractors and 32 employees to over 1250 tractors and approximately 2000 full time positions.
One of the largest carriers in Canada today, Bison Transport serves Canada and the 48 nearby states. As a high-service, dependable and value creating supply chain partner, Bison Transport offers full truckload service, full service logistics, dedicated fleet operations, yard management and Warehousing & Distribution.
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Satisfied customers drive our success. Bison Transport builds and engages the most
effective workforce in the transportation industry. We hire and retain the best people and we continually
develop ourselves through training and mentoring. We foster a culture of respect, family, friendliness,
professionalism, and the aggressive pursuit of success. We use our unique environment to deliver safe,
reliable and innovative transportation services to our customers.
Bison cares... because we're people driven!
Awards and Recognition
As a leader in the transportation industry, we have made significant strides towards excellence in many important areas of our business. Find out more about how Bison Transport has been recognized for its commitment to safety, leadership, and initiative.
How We Lead
From Customs and Security, to Employee and Highway Safety, find out more about how Bison Transport leads the industry
Whether it is through our idle reduction
technologies, recycling programs,
efficient routing practices, or newer
equipment, Bison looks to provide
environmentally conscious freight
Did You Know?
Bison Transport is the first trucking company in Canada to invest in a computer based driver skills development program that incorporates simulator technology used successfully in the aviation industry and military for years.