Truck News


  • Truck tech transforming the industry: Panel

    June 14, 2019 7:28AM by Truck News

    NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – New onboard technologies, from telematics and ELDs to collision mitigation systems and asset-tracking solutions, are revolutionizing the business of trucking for those who embrace them. A panel discussion during the annual meeting of the Private Motor

  • Thunder Bay set to vote on designated truck route

    June 10, 2019 3:06PM by Truck News

    THUNDER BAY, Ont. – After years of bitter debate, Thunder Bay will finally vote this Monday on a controversial proposal to create a designated truck route – one that could steer traffic away from several truck-focused businesses. A city council

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    Up to the Challenge

    May 2, 2019 9:27AM by Lou Smyrlis

    Introducing the Challenge On-Ramp to CCLP® Designation CITT president Pina Melchionna explains this new and exciting initiative. For those logistics professionals  who already know the business of logistics, CITT can certify you without sending you back to class. The Challenge

  • Transcourt Tank Leasing names new regional account manager for Ontario

    November 26, 2018 2:34PM by Truck News

    OAKVILLE, Ont. — Transcourt Tank Leasing named Carlos Duarte its newest regional account manager for Ontario. This new addition allows Transcourt to focus their sales force on growth while continuing to provide personalized and customized service to customers,the company said in

  • Navistar reveals winners of 2018 Technician Rodeo

    October 1, 2018 2:39PM by Truck News

    LISLE, Ill. – Navistar hosted a Technician Rodeo recently where technicians from across Canada and the U.S. competed to be named best technician. Technicians from Florida, West Virginia, and Arizona took home first place in the three categories of the

  • News Equipment

    ATA maintenance council releases updated technical guide

    August 9, 2018 4:23PM by Truck News

    ARLINGTON, Va — The American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) says there are more than 40 new or revised practices in its new recommended practices manual. The group released the 2018-2019 manual was released this week with

  • Spec’ing the right way

    April 18, 2018 9:30PM by Sonia Straface

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – With countless options available at your fingertips, it’s not always easy to spec’ your unique fleet. To help audience members at this year’s Canadian Fleet Maintenance Summit in their decisions when it comes to spec’ing their own

  • Lafert names two new sales reps

    April 18, 2018 8:26AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Lafert North America has added two new sales representatives to its team. Joel Fernandes joins the company after nine years in the construction and power distribution industry. He is a graduate of the University of Toronto and

  • Feature Transportation

    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