Norseman was established in Waseca, MN. (note that it started as NorseMAN) Owners were David E. & Bonnie Steffens
Norseman bought out a mail contract and grain authority from Tipton Trucking
Norseman got the bid on the Mlps/Dallas Postal Contract, expanded into other freight opportunities
Norseman moved part of its operations to Lake Mills, IA
Norsemen Trucking was well underway with their relationship with Fleetguard later to be called Cummins.
Norseman moved all operations to Lake Mills, IA and started an IA Corporation that is known today as NorseMEN
Norsemen Trucking installed Satellite Communications into their Over the Road Semi’s
First group of trucks purchased under Norsemen Trucking in Lake Mills, IA
Norsemen added onto their shop
Three drivers from Norsemen Trucking participated in the annual Iowa Truck Driving Championship
Norsemen entered into a Auto Tech Program with NIACC
Norsemen created a brokerage company called Norsemen Transportation. This was co-owned by David E. and David A. Steffens
David E. & Bonnie retired from Norsemen and sold out to two of their boys David A. & Jay Steffens. Each owning 50% of Trucking and Transportation
David A. & Jay expanded again by adding an Owner Operator Division called Norsemen Specialized
David A. became the sole owner of Norsemen Trucking
Norsemen celebrates 40 years in business!
At Norsemen, when our drivers ask for quality, comfort and function we listen. We purchased 18 new fleet cabs featuring the Freightliner Cascadia, equipped with Opt Idle, fridge, dinette and Murphy bed. Norsemen’s investment in quality for its drivers and future is ongoing.
Norsemen is acquired by True North Companies.