65+ years of specialized mining transportation & logistics

Backed by decades of serving some of Canada's most respected mining companies, Bandstra has the expertise, equipment and 3PL resources to deliver a full suite of freight solutions:

  • LTL & Truckload
  • Warehousing & Distribution
  • Logistics & Reverse Logistics
  • Container Handling (Drayage & Transloading)
  • Flat Deck & Heavy Haul
  • Hot Shot Services
  • Freight Consolidation/Charters
  • Project Support & Off-Site Services


We take immense pride in being your single source for comprehensive freight management solutions. With a deep-rooted understanding of the supply chain intricacies specific to the mining sector, our team is equipped to orchestrate the transportation of your project materials from origin to destination while prioritizing safety, timeliness and cost-effectiveness. We seamlessly integrate our solutions into your operations, ensuring your logistics are not just managed but optimized for the best possible outcomes.

As a premium transportation company based in Western Canada, we understand the critical role that efficiency plays in the success of mining and resource ventures. Our freight solutions are aimed to introduce agility and flexibility to meet the ever-changing demands of your projects. This involves fulfilling unscheduled or expedited LTL, truckload and delivery requirements with immense precision.


We tailor our warehousing strategies according to our clients’ unique mining project needs. This may involve providing short and long-term storage, inventory management and fulfillment services at our expansive, fully secure BC facilities.


Over our decades of service, we’ve remained active in BC mining programs including the Mining Suppliers Association of BC (MSABC) to help strengthen our economy and communities. We are also longstanding supporters of the Mining for Miracles campaign, dedicated to raising funds for the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation.

Bandstra respectfully acknowledges that we operate on the unceded traditional territories of Indigenous nations, including the Tahltan Nation. For over three decades, we have maintained a longstanding partnership with the Tahltan Nation Development Corporation (TDNC), participating in business development initiatives for their community. This involves actively offering driving and other job opportunities to members of the Tahltan Nation while honouring their homeland, culture, governance and law.