Truck News


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    In support of the glider

    June 23, 2017 2:56PM by Mark Lee

    My purchase of a glider kit is getting closer. I have a buyer for the truck I want to replace with the glider, and hopefully by the time you read this I will be putting the first of many miles

  • Pack performance

    June 23, 2017 2:35PM by Carroll McCormick

    The results of last fall’s cooperative platooning trials are in

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    Getting up to speed

    June 23, 2017 2:24PM by Sonia Straface

    DTNA boss Roger Nielsen welcomes challenges of new role

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    Laying rubber

    June 23, 2017 2:18PM by Carroll McCormick

    Truck tires are compared for fuel savings in this year’s Energotest

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    Managing the ups and down and sticking to a winning formula

    June 16, 2017 11:38AM by Derek Clouthier

    SURREY, B.C.  — You would have a strong argument if you said continuous growth and profitability are the primary goals of any company in the business world, and by those measures, Len’s Transportation Group is a B.C. trucking industry success

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    You hiring?

    June 16, 2017 11:35AM by Derek Clouthier

    Industry’s employment outlook for Western Canada strong with downturn in rearview mirror

  • Be prepared for a social media crisis

    June 15, 2017 11:30AM by Rebecka Freels

    Your company’s reputation is quite literally priceless, which is why it is essential you be prepared to recover from a social media crisis. Since the trucking industry shares its workplace with the public, taking social media seriously isn’t just important,

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    Wading through the speculation

    June 15, 2017 11:11AM by RogerMcKnight

    One of the many good things about spring is the dramatic falloff in those calls from Karachi-based call centers offering professional duct cleaning services by a crew that happens to be in your neighborhood next week. This is almost as

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    Change for the better

    June 15, 2017 11:08AM by Sandy Johnson

    The term “change management” sounds menacing, but in fact, we manage change every day. Maybe your regular route to work is blocked by construction. It’s a pain, but you find a new way and, as it happens, there’s less traffic

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    Don’t hold your breath

    June 13, 2017 10:59AM by Derek Clouthier

    Panel agrees that autonomous trucks a decade or more down the road

  • More can be done

    June 13, 2017 10:41AM by Derek Clouthier

    More women are entering the trucking industry, but stereotypes remain

  • F1 Freight Systems: Communicating competitively

    June 9, 2017 2:37PM by Sonia Straface

    BRAMPTON, Ont. —  F1 Freight Systems, for all intents and purposes, is a company in its infancy. Born in 1999, the company is just 18 years young. But you wouldn’t be able to tell its age when you look at

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    The Mark Dalton Project, Part 4

    June 9, 2017 1:56PM by Edo van Belkom

    THE STORY SO FAR Mark agrees to take on a student driver as a favor to his Aunt Mary. When Mark meets the young man, Kevin, he’s unimpressed by what he sees. Kevin is a quick learner and has some

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    Softwood skirmish

    June 9, 2017 10:33AM by Derek Clouthier

    Canada cries foul over increase in US-imposed duties on Canadian softwood lumber exports

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    Celebrating excellence

    June 7, 2017 1:35PM by Mike Millian

    Join the PMTC for education and a celebration of the best the industry has to offer