On February 25, 1957 Steele’s Transfer Ltd. started trucking in Calgary with Eric Steele driving a 1952 Fargo and Kathleen Steele taking calls at home. Their first regular customer was W.E. Greer, which sold commercial cleaning supplies to Hotels, Restaurants etc. Since then we have hauled a variety of products for a vast range of clientele.
On February 29, 1972 Steele’s Transfer completed it’s first highway run into Red Deer, and have proudly serviced the area ever since with trucks dedicated to serving Red Deer from Calgary and Edmonton. In October of 1978 we were receiving requests from customers to run loads into Edmonton and have continued to present day. We have trucks dedicated to running between Calgary and Edmonton on regular schedules & along with providing local service in Edmonton with our own trucks and some agents carriers as required we can provide city cartage, Hot Shots & extra support for the highway trucks.
Today, the Steele’s Transportation Group (Steele’s Transfer Ltd. & Steele’s Total Logistics Ltd.) is owned by Dennis Steele – President and daily operations are managed by Dennis and his administrative staff. Dennis has been dedicated to the business since 1987. Steele’s operates an owner operator and company owned fleet providing a wide range of equipment.