Container Hauling in Halifax Since 1948

Guysborough Transfer would like to take the opportunity to introduce its full range of services. Our container hauling division based in Halifax includes the commercial warehousing, import/export, consolidation/deconsolidation and container transportation aspects of our business, and has been providing a superior level of services to our customers since 1948. We offer our services to all of Canada and the US.

Dedicated to Transporting Your Containers & More

Since Guysborough Transfer originated in 1948 we have continued to grow and make changes to benefit you, our customers. We now have 30 trucks and 100 trailers to serve our customers. Our relocation to the Burnside Industrial Park in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, has allowed us to enhance our focus of catering to unique companies involved with containerized shipping, and their associated needs.


Our container transportation services run throughout Eastern Canada and offer the highest quality of service to our international customers, including:

  • Large modern fleet of tractors
  • Canada Customs bonded carrier
  • Consolidation/deconsolidation of goods
  • Bonded warehousing
  • Cross dock facility
  • Loading and blocking
  • Bracing of equipment, vehicles and general merchandise
  • Rail yard services

Site Services

Our site services include:

  • Reefer hookups on site
  • Container lifting capabilities (36,000 lbs.)
  • Modern garage
  • Licensed and insured
  • Hot water pressure wash


We have equipment for every type and size of shipment we provide, including:

  • 20 ft., combo, 40 ft., and 53 ft. tri axel ext. chassis
  • Genset chassis
  • B Trains
  • Flat deck, dry van, and step deck trailers
  • Straight trucks and tailgates

If you have any questions about our services, give us a call.

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