Truck News


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Bison Transport Inc


  • Feature Transportation

    A DPF cleaning primer

    May 1, 2010 12:00AM by James Menzies

    There may come a time when every fleet has a diesel particulate filter (DPF) cleaning machine in its shop. But for now, it’s still a pretty rare piece of machinery.

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    Post-mortem of a costly recession

    May 1, 2010 12:00AM by James Menzies

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – By now, everyone has seen the much-discussed Nike commercial in which the voice of Tiger Woods’ late father said to the golfer: “I want to find out what your thinking was, I want t…

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    Embracing the future

    May 1, 2010 12:00AM by James Menzies

    Mastering the fine art of truck maintenance is like chasing a constantly moving target. One year it’s a new set of emissions controls and all the related electronics. The next it’s a matter of getting…

  • COMPETITION WATCH: Bison to host safety week events

    April 29, 2010 8:16AM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — Bison Transport is holding a week-long safety event in coordination with North American…

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    Erb wins TCA grand prize

    April 1, 2010 12:00AM by Truck News

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Erb International was named the grand prize winner of the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA’s) National Fleet Safety Awards for the category of less than 25 million miles. The Ca…

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    Carrier reps to speak at Driving For Profit event

    April 1, 2010 12:00AM by Truck News

    CALEDONIA, Ont. – Representatives from three major carriers will take part in a candid discussion about the trucking industry at the Driving for Profit Seminar series’ first event of the New Year Apri…

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    Erb big winner at Truckload Carriers Association safety awards banquet

    April 1, 2010 12:00AM by Truck News

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Erb International was named the grand prize winner of the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA’s) National Fleet Safety Awards for the category of less than 25 million miles. The Ca…

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    People (April 01, 2010)

    April 1, 2010 12:00AM by Truck News

    Kinedyne Canada president Larry Harrison has been promoted to the position of vice-president of sales and marketing for Kinedyne’s global operations, the company announced. The move was part of a shak…

  • Major carrier reps to speak at upcoming Driving For Profit event

    March 11, 2010 3:15PM by Truck News

    CALEDONIA, Ont. — Representatives from three major carriers will take part in a candid discussion about the t…

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    Used Truck Market Creates Opportunities

    March 1, 2010 12:00AM by Harry Rudolfs

    TORONTO, Ont. – Used truck prices have never been lower. If you can find the work, or have your eye on a carrier where you’d like to hang your shingle, this might be the best time to jump into truck o…

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    Canadian Fleets ‘Best Fleets To Drive For’

    March 1, 2010 12:00AM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Canadian fleets once again fared well in the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA)/CarriersEdge Best Fleets to Drive For survey.

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    Canadian Fleets Among ‘Best Fleets To Drive For’

    March 1, 2010 12:00AM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Canadian fleets once again fared well in the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA)/CarriersEdge Best Fleets to Drive For survey. Of the 17 winners, seven hail from Canada including: B…

  • Bison driver reaches accident-free milestone

    February 16, 2010 1:07PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — Bison Transport driver Ben Dyck has reached two million consecutive accident-free miles with…

  • Volvo seeking safest fleets for $25,000 prize

    January 15, 2010 2:00PM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Volvo Trucks North America is once again looking for the safest fleets in North America wi…

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    Competition Watch (January 01, 2010)

    January 1, 2010 12:00AM by Truck News

    SUNBURY TRANSPORT is merging its operations with sister company RST INDUSTRIES in Saint John, N.B., according to local media reports. “We’re going to combine them and operate them out of McAllister Dr…