Every morning for more than 40 years, we reliably deliver the goods that enhance your daily life. We are not afraid to move mountains, working tirelessly to innovate on paper, on land, at sea and even on rails.



QSL is a world-class maritime terminal operator and stevedore who develops tailor-made solutions to offer innovative handling methods, while paying careful attention to the cargo and listening to the specific needs of the customer.


With its stevedoring network extending all across Eastern Canada and through the North American heartland, QSL offers its clientele an extensive array of logistical services for the unloading, storage and reloading of cargo from ships, trucks and railcars.

Our people

Over 2,000 employees, from the head office to the docks of our port facilities, express their dedication to the company through their determination and hard work. A relationship built on trust and respectful communication between management and workers support the synergies required to stimulate innovative ideas and deliver professional stevedoring services.


Proud to be recognized among the Maritime Industry Trusted Partners for COVID-19, by the Maritime Chamber of Commerce.


This initiative was developed to help assure shipowners, governments and other stakeholders (including the public) that a mutually-agreed standard of protection, with supporting protocols, is being followed by each Partner during ship-shore interactions.



Congratulations to the Port of Chicago!

Québec, September 22 2020

The Port of Chicago, known as the Illinois International Port District (IIPD), has won the « 2019 Pacesetter Award », which recognizes efforts in increasing international Seaway cargo during the 2019 navigation season. We are proud to say that...

Desgagnés Kayak Challenge 2020 : MISSION ACCOMPLISHED!

Québec, September 10 2020

After 250 kilometers of kayaking between Quebec City and Montreal, $216,500 was raised for the organization Jeunes musiciens du monde. We are proud to be involved in the community through the commitment of our employees to causes that...

QSL's Vice President, Strategy and Public Affairs joins the Green Marine Board

Québec, June 8 2020

ClaudineCouture-Trudel, our Vice-President, Strategy and Public Affairs, is one of thetwo new directors elected to the 2020 Green Marine Board.   ‣ LEARN MORE