Bassett Petroleum Distributors Ltd, a Family Owned and Operated Aboriginal Business Headquartered in the Northwest Territories celebrated its 25th year in business in 2014. The Company was founded by Steve Bassett on October 18, 1989 as a home heating oil delivery business in Hay River, NT. Since this time, Bassett Petroleum Distributors Ltd has diversified so that it not only sells and delivers fuel but also sells and delivers road salt, airport sand, dust suppressant, emulsion oil, etc. This is accomplished using the existing fleet and drivers. The fleet includes non-NSC vehicles and NSC vehicles including body job units, day cab and sleeper units, bulk liquid trailers, dry bulkers, end dumps, and dry vans. The Company has expanded in four major markets and has branch offices in Hay River, NT, Yellowknife, NT, Sherwood Park, AB, and Fort McMurray, AB. The head office is maintained in Hay River, NT.
Bassett Petroleum is committed to serve the broad needs of the residents and business located in these locations in addition to other key markets in the north and western provinces. Bassett Petroleum’s focus has always been to serve the needs of individual as well as small and major businesses in these areas.