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  • Canadians in running for TCA driver, owner-operator awards

    January 14, 2020 7:22AM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Canadian drivers are being considered for the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) 2019 Company Driver of the Year and Owner Operator of the Year awards. Three finalists in each category were named on Jan. 8. They were chosen

  • Canadian truckers named Highway Angels

    January 14, 2020 6:21AM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Three Canadian truckers have been named Highway Angels by the Truckload Carriers Association. Jeffery Zeeb and Charles Vos of Bison Transport and Linden O’Donnell of Challenger Motor Freight were honored for helping motorists in distress. Zeeb assisted

  • TCA promotes Zander Gambill to VP

    January 14, 2020 6:09AM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The Truckload Carriers Association has announced the promotion of Zander Gambill to vice-president of membership and outreach. Gambill started with the TCA in 2018 as director of membership and outreach. He will now oversee the association’s marketing

  • Five Canadian fleets win TCA safety awards

    January 13, 2020 9:45AM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Canadian fleets featured prominently in the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) 44th Annual Fleet Safety Awards competition. Three of six divisions were won by Canadian carriers, including: Division V (50-99.9 million miles), Groupe Robert; Division IV (25-49.9 million

  • TCA panel offers view from the top

    November 21, 2019 10:24AM by James Menzies

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) chief Stephen Laskowski is encouraged increased regulatory scrutiny is being paid to the trucking industry, and hopes it will continue to be targeted at the bad actors. “If we are going to change,

  • TCA gives Canadian fleets broad U.S. regulatory update

    November 21, 2019 9:29AM by James Menzies

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) made its annual trek to Canada Nov. 20, offering a free half-day business conference, which included a broad update on U.S. regulatory issues. David Heller, vice-president of government affairs with TCA, told

  • Inside Best Fleets – Part 2

    November 11, 2019 9:14AM by James Menzies

    The second in a series from behind the scenes of the Best Fleets to Drive For competition

  • TCA conference to discuss key border issues

    September 19, 2019 8:46AM by Truck News

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – The Truckload Carriers Association will hold the third annual Bridging Border Barriers conference in Brampton, Ont., on Nov. 20. The event will feature speeches by industry leaders as well as a presentation on the latest happenings in

  • ‘Best Fleets to Drive For’ contest is underway

    September 3, 2019 9:29AM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Nominations are now open for this year’s Best Fleets to Drive For survey and competition, organized by the Truckload Carriers Association and CarriersEdge. Now in its 12th year, the contest evaluates and identifies those employers who provide

  • Trucking needs more sensible regs, not fewer: TCA

    November 14, 2018 9:57AM by James Menzies

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – There is no appetite in Washington to reduce trucking regulations, but there is great potential to make the regulations that trucking operates under more sensible. That was the message Dave Heller, vice-president of government affairs with the

  • TCA to visit Canada, discuss border issues

    October 6, 2017 8:29AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) is coming to the Toronto area in an effort to bridge border barriers. The half-day conference on Oct. 18 will feature conversations on cross-border commerce between the U.S. and Canada, organizers say.

  • TCA Driver and Owner-Operator of the Year finalists announced

    January 12, 2017 11:08AM by Truck News

    Bison driver a finalist for Driver of the Year

  • Bison driver named TCA’s Owner/Operator of the Year

    March 9, 2016 1:39AM by Sonia Straface

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The grand prize winners of the Truckload Carriers Association’s 2015 Driver of the Year contest were revealed this week at the TCA’s Annual Awards Banquet in Las Vegas. Earlier this year, finalists of the awards (that are

  • Bison wins best overall large carrier award in Best Fleets to Drive For contest

    March 8, 2016 2:44PM by Sonia Straface

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. — CarriersEdge and the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) revealed the winners of the best overall fleets in both the large and small carrier categories at the TCA annual convention in Las Vegas today. The best overall large

  • TCA gets new president

    September 19, 2014 9:00AM by Truck News

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A trucking publisher is taking over the leadership of a major US industry association. Brad Bentley has been chosen to serve as president of the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA). The role needed to be filled after the