Truck News


  • MTA plans big for National Trucking Week

    August 14, 2018 1:37PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – The Manitoba Trucking Association (MTA) is wasting no time recognizing National Trucking Week. Held during the first week of September, National Trucking Week recognizes the important contributions Canadian men and women drivers make to the country’s economy.

  • Erb thanks employees with series of BBQs

    August 27, 2017 7:43PM by James Menzies

    BADEN, Ont. – At 2:18 a.m. on Aug. 25, Erb Group president and CEO Wendell Erb hung up the barbecue tongs and headed home. He was on night duty at Erb’s annual employee appreciation barbecue at the company’s Baden, Ont.,

  • Winnipeg trailer manufacturer lands government contract

    May 27, 2017 12:43PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Arne’s Welding, an affiliate of Maxim Truck and Trailer, hit the jackpot when the manufacturer won a contract worth up to $20 million to produce 300 load handling system trailers to be used by Canada’s Department of

  • Bison to hold Challenge for Life fundraiser June 1

    May 18, 2017 3:46PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Bison Transport is holding a barbecue fundraiser for the 10th annual Challenge for Life, which supports the CancerCare Manitoba Foundation. “I am tremendously proud of our team at Bison Transport for all of their effort and hard

  • Maxim’s charity barbecue to raise funds for cancer foundation

    May 4, 2017 11:49AM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Maxim Truck and Trailer will hold its annual charity barbecue in Winnipeg, Man. May 25, with proceeds from the event going to the Cancer Care Foundation. Raising money to battle cancer holds special meaning to Maxim CEO

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    Truck Driver Appreciation Barbecue

    February 2, 2017 1:28PM by Derek Clouthier
  • Trimac, Sheehan’s Truck Centre to host driver BBQ

    October 20, 2014 8:26PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Sheehan’s Truck Centre and Trimac Transportation are inviting drivers to an appreciation and recruiting barbecue Oct. 24. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss career opportunities with Trimac as well as check out the new Volvo highway

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    May 27, 2014 8:17AM by James Menzies

    A shout-out to Maxim Truck & Trailer, whose annual charity barbecue keeps getting bigger and better. This year the company raised $26,500 in just two-and-a-half hours when it hosted industry partners and friends to its place on May 22. About

  • Maxim BBQ brings in more than $26K for charity

    May 24, 2014 9:49PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — It took just two-and-a-half hours for Maxim Truck & Trailer to raise $26,500 for charity during its annual barbecue. The event was held May 22 and saw about 800 guests attend. They donated to the CancerCare Manitoba

  • Maxim hosting annual charity BBQ May 22

    May 16, 2014 2:52PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — Maxim Truck & Trailer will be hosting its annual charity barbecue May 22 from 11 a.m. till 1:30 pm. at its Brookside Blvd. location in Winnipeg. The company will host the event rain or shine. Last year,