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Bison Transport Inc


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    A DPF dilemma

    May 1, 2010 12:00AM by James Menzies

    Fleets running post-2007 model year trucks will soon need to develop a diesel particulate filter (DPF) cleaning program. While the DPFs, found on all truck makes since 2007, have thus far exceeded EPA…

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    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…

  • 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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    Long Road To Recovery

    January 1, 2010 12:00AM by Julia Kuzeljevich & Lou Smyrlis

    Q: We have carriers on the panel from across Canada, from TL and LTL, large and small. Looking at the economy, have we hit bottom?