About Us

Excel Transportation Inc. was founded in 1985 by the local Prince George Andersen Family. Gord Andersen continues to serve as President of the Company. With Head Office still situated in Prince George, Excel has expanded and diversified into the Excel Group of companies. The Excel Group comprises of Excel Transportation Inc., Excel Transportation Alberta Inc., Stardust Contracting Ltd., and Excel Resources Inc. Combined, these companies provide over 200 jobs to families in North Central BC and Alberta.

The Excel Group’s primary customer base operates in the forest industry. We provide residual wood fiber transportation services, log hauling, and in-woods grinding. We work closely with our customers to determine the most efficient, effective and reliable solution to the haul. Excel specializes in log fiber hauling with diverse equipment for diverse situations.

Excel’s management team focuses on our company Core Values to bring a superior level of service to customers and our overall operations: Safety/Integrity/Respect/Responsibility & Accountability/Continuous Improvement/Teamwork. We work hard to be a part of our customer and employee success.

Group of Companies

Excel Group

The Excel Group is a family of companies focused in the forestry transportation world with additional value-added expertise supporting the forest industry.

Excel Transportation Inc.

Excel Transportation services the Prince George and Northern British Columbia forest industry with transportation and logistic services for logs, chips and different types of bio-mass.

Excel Transportation Alberta Inc.

Excel Transportation Alberta is a forestry based transportation company specializing in logs, chips and different types of bio-mass. Based out of the Grimshaw Alberta region, providing service deliver throughout northern Alberta and northern BC including; Grande Prairie, Chetwynd and Fort St. John.

Stardust Contracting Ltd.

Stardust Contracting operates in the Fort St. James, Houston and Terrace, BC regions for bulk haul forestry services.

Excel Resources Inc.

Excel Resources primary focus is large scale in-woods grinding services, as well as road de-activation and maintenance for in-woods operations.


As a Western Canadian company our innovative transportation logistics provide creative solutions and results for resource industries. We achieve this through employee engagement and a culture of high standards. Our technical expertise and focus on safety are fundamental to our success.


Securing valued partnerships with our employees, customers, suppliers, community and the environment. We take pride in Excel’s performance.


Excel’s culture is built on our core values:

  • Safety
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Responsibility & Accountability
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Teamwork


Excel plays an active role in supporting our employees and their families.
Our employees are also proud to sponsor the Salvation Army, BC SPCA and other local groups.