Truck News


  • 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 Highway Angel

    January 12, 2017 6:22AM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. – A Bison Transport driver has been recognized by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) for helping another truck driver whose truck jackknifed in B.C. The incident happened May 6, 2016. Taljinder Sohi left a brake check and was

  • Bison achieves top honor as one of Canada’s most admired corporate cultures

    December 5, 2016 10:45AM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – For the second time, Waterstone Human Capitol has named Bison Transport as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, making it the only trucking company and only Manitoba business to earn the honor. “Bison’s Mission Statement

  • Bison teams with Canadian Armed Forces for Wreaths Across Canada

    November 29, 2016 1:27PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Bison Transport has partnered with several branches of the Canadian Armed Forces to bring the Wreaths Across Canada (WAC) ceremonies to Manitoba and Ottawa. The events, which will take place at Winnipeg’s Fields of Honor at Brookside

  • Three Bison drivers take home top honors for driver of the year

    June 20, 2016 4:24PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Bison Transportation was holding its head high after three of the company’s drivers were recognized as Volvo Canada’s Driver of the Year in their respective provinces. In Manitoba, Roger Maltman took home the honor. A long-haul driver

  • Bison campaign aims to get drivers on two wheels

    May 11, 2016 4:54PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Want to win a Dahon folding bicycle? Bison Transport is giving you the chance through its social media contest, which aims to promote biking while on the road and help drivers stay active. “Professional truck drivers, as

  • Bison wants to know ‘what drives you’

    January 4, 2016 6:03PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – What motivates you to get behind the wheel of your truck and travel the endless North American highways? This is what Bison Transport wants to know, as the company launched its ‘What Drives You’ campaign Jan. 1,

  • Bison driver recognized for heroics

    September 18, 2015 11:43AM by Truck News

    GIMLI, Man. — Bison Transport driver Jason Levreault has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) after helping a fellow driver following a serious accident. The incident happened Feb. 17 2015, when Levreault was driving east

  • Fleets frustrated over impact of new rules and regulations on operating costs

    February 27, 2015 11:38AM by James Menzies

    TORONTO, Ont. — US and Canadian trucking companies have much in common, including their growing frustration over government interference in their businesses, with seemingly little thought given to the full implications of their decisions. That was evidenced during a panel

  • Bison O/O named Volvo-CTA National Driver of the Year

    November 17, 2014 1:44PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. — A Bison Transport owner/operator has been selected as the Volvo-CTA National Driver of the Year. Mark Tricco received the honour, having put together an accident-free 33-year driving career. Over that time Tricco has run three million miles,

  • Feature Uncategorized


    July 7, 2014 12:02PM by James Menzies

    Gary de Vos, a driver with Bison Transport from Trenton, Ont., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association. What did he do to earn such a distinction? Early one April morning, Gary was travelling Hwy. 1