Truck News


  • Veteran and future leaders recognized at PMTC conference

    June 16, 2017 7:20AM by Truck News

    NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – Richard Lalonde continued serving the Private Motor Truck Council of Canada (PMTC) for two years after his retirement from Praxair Canada, earning him the prestigious PMTC President’s Award. The award goes to someone who has made

  • PMTC recognizes safest fleets, drivers

    June 16, 2017 7:02AM by Truck News

    NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – The Private Motor Trucks Council of Canada (PMTC) took time at its annual conference this week to celebrate some of the safest private fleets and their drivers. Joining the PMTC Hall of Fame for Professional Drivers

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    Bendix recognizes eight Canadian distributors

    June 6, 2017 2:03PM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio – Eight Canadian distributors were among the 50 that Bendix deemed worthy of platinum status. The recognition, Bendix says, goes to the company’s top distributors, which share the company’s commitment to providing operators and service technicians with the

  • Day & Ross wins GM supplier award

    June 5, 2017 6:37AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Day & Ross Dedicated Logistics has been named a GM Supplier of the Year. The automaker has 22,000 suppliers worldwide, and recently recognized 118 of the best ones during its Supplier of the Year awards ceremony. “We

  • 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

  • MTA hands out 2016 awards to industry members during fall gala

    November 7, 2016 12:40PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – The Manitoba Trucking Association (MTA) held its annual Fall Awards Gala Nov. 4 in Winnipeg, honoring several industry professionals for their stellar track record and accomplishments in 2016. “Tonight we celebrated the great accomplishments of some of

  • Deadline for MTA scholarships drawing near

    July 8, 2016 5:00PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – The deadline is fast approaching to get applications in for the Manitoba Trucking Association’s (MTA) awards and scholarships. Each year the MTA offers $10,000 for academic and apprenticeship awards to employees or dependents of its member companies.

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    Bendix recognizes nine Canadian distributors

    June 20, 2016 10:47AM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio — Bendix recently recognized its top-performing distributors, including nine from Canada. A total of 36 distributors earned a platinum ranking from Bendix. Canadian winners included: Brake & Clutch Supply, Inc. – Surrey, British Columbia CBS Parts Ltd –

  • Transportation Club of Moncton hands out awards

    June 3, 2016 9:43AM by Truck News

    MONCTON, N.B. — The Transportation Club of Moncton has named the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) its Transportation Group of the Year. The award was given out during the club’s annual awards dinner and banquet. Other awards went to: Raymond

  • SafetyDriven recognizes three companies for safety excellence

    May 25, 2016 10:54AM by Truck West

    LANGLEY, B.C. – SafetyDriven, the Trucking Safety Council of British Columbia, honoured three companies May 13 with the Certificate of Recognition (COR) award of excellence for achieving the highest standards of safety system excellence. Cold Logic ULD received the best

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    Navistar’s parts distribution centres recognized

    May 4, 2016 6:45AM by Truck News

    LISLE, Ill. — Navistar’s parts distribution centres, including one in Edmonton, Alta., have been recognized as top performers in the truck and heavy equipment industry as part of a new awards program. Navistar took five of the top 10 positions,

  • PMTC seeks nominees for awards program

    April 11, 2016 12:10PM by Truck News

    MILTON, Ont. – The Private Motor Truck Council of Canada (PMTC) is looking for the best in trucking for its awards of excellence. With five categories in total, the PMTC is looking for nominees for the PMTC and 3M Vehicle

  • OTA accepting Driver of the Year and Truck Hero nominations

    March 23, 2016 11:43AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – The Ontario Trucking Association (OTA) is looking for the province’s top drivers to be nominated for the 2016 Volvo Trucks-OTA Driver of the Year and the OTA-Bridgestone Truck Hero awards. The Driver of the Year award goes

  • International Truck names Ontario company its North American Dealer of the Year

    March 17, 2016 5:34PM by Truck West

    LISLE, Ill. – Ontario’s Tallman Truck Centre was named International Truck’s North American Dealer of the Year. “This award is a great honour for everyone at Tallman Truck Centre because it recognizes all the hard work and professionalism we bring

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    Canadian Kenworth dealers recognized

    February 19, 2016 12:32PM by Truck News

    KIRKLAND, Wash. — Kenworth Montreal and Kenworth Truck Centres of Ontario recently received Silver Awards from the truck maker. The awards were presented at the company’s annual dealer meeting held recently in San Diego, Calif. Pape Kenworth, which operates a