Truck News


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    ‘Everyone has a season’

    June 22, 2016 3:59PM by Derek Clouthier

    Port of Vancouver USA CEO holds true to his word and steps down after four years

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    Handing over the reins

    June 22, 2016 3:50PM by Derek Clouthier

    Portage Transport will continue to be in good hands, owners say

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    When the media comes calling

    June 22, 2016 3:45PM by Rebecka Freels

    The trucking industry shares its workplace with the public and tractor-trailers are de facto rolling billboards for the company that owns them. Such risk exposure and visibility puts fleets in a tough place should a high-profile incident take place at

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    A roadmap for URS

    June 22, 2016 3:42PM by Sandy Johnson

    Calgary has been my home for the past 30-some years. When I moved here, it was easy to predict how long it would take to get from place to place, barring road construction or a traffic collision. Travel didn’t take

  • Get past the frustrations and embrace new technologies

    June 22, 2016 3:36PM by Derek Clouthier

    Despite the fact that my near-three year old has been honing her mastery of my smartphone for close to two years, and, on the other side of the spectrum, my grandfather, who turns 90 this June, showed off his new

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    Connecting Canada’s north

    June 22, 2016 3:33PM by Derek Clouthier

    Could public-private funding help build year-round roads in the north?

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    The cost of moving freight

    June 22, 2016 3:26PM by Derek Clouthier

    New report looks at the pros and cons of moving product by truck

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    No load is too large for Fleetway Transport

    June 21, 2016 11:41AM by Sonia Straface

    Moving specialized, oversized, overweight equipment is a job only fit for a carrier that has the experience and personnel to execute such a daunting task. But for Fleetway Transport, moving mining equipment from southern Ontario to the port of Baltimore

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    Goober for hire

    June 21, 2016 11:33AM by Edo van Belkom

    Mark dropped off his load in Scarborough and was trying to hurry up to a truck yard in northeast Brampton before the GTA’s rush hour traffic made the trip take three times as long as it should. But while the

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    From uncertainty to prosperity

    June 21, 2016 11:27AM by James Menzies

    Consolidated Fastfrate plans nationwide events to honour long-term employees, celebrate 50 years in business

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    Toronto weight loss program attracting pro drivers

    June 21, 2016 11:18AM by Sonia Straface

    Harvey Brooker’s Weight Loss for Men program gives truckers real results

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    Six things to consider when shopping for a shunt truck

    June 21, 2016 10:16AM by Truck News

    If you’re in the market for a new terminal tractor, you’re in for quite the shopping trip. The task of selecting a shunt truck for your operation isn’t a quick decision anymore, at least that’s what dealers are telling us;

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    All hands on deck

    June 21, 2016 10:03AM by Carroll McCormick

    Quebec’s trucking industry is pulling together to solve the looming workforce crisis

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    Left out in the cold on MELT

    June 21, 2016 9:59AM by Bill Cameron

    Remember when I apologized for visiting the same specific topic a second time? Sorry, but here comes Chapter 3 on MELT (Mandatory Entry-Level Training), which is hopefully the final installment. After reading the draft of the proposed training legislation, there’s

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    The formula for success as an O/O

    June 21, 2016 9:56AM by Mark Lee

    Over the past couple of years I have helped a few friends transition from company driver to owner/operator. As strange as it may sound, it all started because of an ear infection. I was due to fly to Kenworth in