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  • TransForce promotes Greg Rumble

    May 4, 2015 7:48PM by Truck News

    MONTREAL, Que. — TransForce has appointed Contrans president Greg Rumble as its new executive vice-president and chief financial officer. Rumble has been president of Contrans since 2003. It was acquired last year by TransForce. He will continue on as president

  • TRANSFORCE TO TAKE OVER CONTRANS IN BLOCKBUSTER DEAL

    August 4, 2014 9:45PM by James Menzies

    Of course, the real biggest story, to those of us in the trucking industry, was TransForce’s surprise acquisition of Contrans. Of course we were the first to report on it and to post reaction from industry analysts and observers. You

  • TransForce to take over Contrans in mega-merger (Updated with Analysts’ Reactions)

    July 24, 2014 9:03PM by James Menzies

    MONTREAL, Que. — Canada’s largest trucking firm, TransForce, has made a friendly, board-approved takeover bid for Contrans, another of Canada’s largest, publicly traded trucking firms. The proposed deal was for $14.60 per share, totaling an equity purchase price of about $495 million.