Truck News


  • ARW Truck Equipment expands in the west

    November 25, 2019 11:15AM by Truck News-West

    CALGARY, Alta. – ARW Truck Equipment is expanding across Western Canada to cover Saskatchewan and the eastern section of B.C. Launched in 1895, ARW Truck specializes in the sale and support of truck-mounted equipment, and has been a staple in

  • Manitoulin opens Kingston terminal

    October 9, 2019 12:50PM by Truck News

    KINGSTON, Ont. – Manitoulin Transport has celebrated the grand opening of a new terminal in Kingston, Ont. Located at 1265 McAdoo Lane, Glenburnie, Ont., the new facility will help Manitoulin service the region with increased shipping capacity. Kingston mayor Bryan

  • Fastfrate launches new linehaul division

    October 15, 2018 1:23PM by Truck News

    WOODBRIDGE, Ont. – Fastfrate Group has announced the formation of a new dedicated truckload linehaul service. It integrated BRS Transportation’s operations into the Consolidated Fastfrate operations, effective Oct. 15. Fastfrate Linehaul is the name of the new entity, and will

  • Ocean Trailer expands in B.C. and Manitoba

    September 13, 2018 11:42AM by Truck West

    PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. – Ocean Trailer is expanding, opening a shop in Prince Rupert, B.C., and adding four new service bays and a wash bay at its Winnipeg location. The Prince Rupert shop offers full maintenance repair, certified vehicle inspections,

  • Pride Truck Sales opens new locations in Calif.

    September 7, 2018 11:04AM by Truck News

    FONTANA, Calif. – Canadian pre-owned retailer Pride Truck Sales is expanding again. The company announced two new U.S. locations opening in Fontana and Stockton, Calif. this week. Both dealerships are said to offer a wide variety of pre-owned heavy- and

  • Pride Trucks Sales opens U.S. location with more to come

    August 31, 2018 1:57PM by elizabeth

    TOLEDO, Ohio – Canadian retailer of pre-owned trucks and trailers, Pride Truck Sales, has expanded again opening a new facility in Toledo, Ohio this week. The Mississauga-based company says the new location came about after customer requests to add a

  • Isaac Instruments to open new Calgary office

    August 15, 2018 5:36PM by Truck West

    CALGARY, Alta. – Isaac Instruments announced it will open a new office in Calgary, Alta., to bring a local presence to better service its customers. “This new office strengthens our presence in Alberta to meet the growing demand for telemetry

  • TruckPro adds Diesel Bros. to its network

    August 8, 2018 2:02PM by Truck News

    MILTON, Ont. – TruckPro is expanding again in Ontario, announcing a new member in its network of service and parts shops across the country. Diesel Brothers is bringing its eight service bays and seven mechanics to the TruckPro family. The

  • CEDA expands again with new B.C. shop

    July 31, 2018 11:38AM by Truck News

    FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Aiming to expand its B.C. market share CEDA has opened the doors on a new shop in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basins area. Newly appointed Operations Manager Steven Cooper is overseeing the 10,000 square foot

  • Amazon to open two new distribution centers

    July 26, 2018 12:14PM by Truck News

    CALEDON, Ont. – For the second time this month Amazon has announced a new fulfilment center in Ontario, with centers set to open in Caledon and Ottawa by the end of 2019. The online retail giant will add more than

  • Construction on second new Alberta facility begins for Trailcon

    June 20, 2018 11:56AM by Truck West

    CALGARY, Alta. – Trailcon Leasing has broken ground on a new Calgary facility, the second new location the company has begun work on in Alberta in the past couple of months. “After Trailcon’s acquisition of Hubs Trailer Service in 2014,

  • World’s largest truck stop getting bigger

    November 1, 2017 6:32PM by Truck West

    WALCOTT, IOWA – The world’s largest truck stop is about to get even larger, with a $10 million expansion plan moving forward. Iowa 80 Truckstop will add 23,000 square feet to its 100,000 square foot main building in a three-phase

  • Rosenau places large investment into CentrePort Canada

    September 15, 2017 12:54PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Just a year after opening its first location at CentrePort Canada in Winnipeg, Man., Rosenau Transport has invested in a significant expansion plan, moving to a much larger facility. “As one of Western Canada’s largest regional carriers

  • Lytx opens new Canadian office, R&D lab

    July 17, 2017 10:13AM by Truck News

    MARKHAM, Ont. – DriveCam maker Lytx has announced its move into a new facility in Markham, Ont. The company is moving its local hardware and software development teams into a 13,000 sq.-ft. facility equipped with a research and development lab

  • Train Trailer expands its Calgary facility

    January 26, 2017 12:28PM by Truck West

    CALGARY, Alta. – Train Trailer Rentals is fully up and running at its new Calgary location, with twice the yard size and service shop capacity aimed at better serving the western Canadian market. “When the opportunity arose to double our