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  • Morneau Transport opens Levis terminal

    December 12, 2019 9:58AM by Truck News

    LEVIS, Que. – Morneau Transport has opened a new terminal in Levis, Que., on the south shore of Quebec City. “At Morneau Transport, we are constantly striving for operational excellence. Since its opening in 2007, our Quebec City terminal has

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    Quebec to allow LCVs in winter

    November 18, 2019 2:02PM by Eric Berard

    QUEBEC CITY, Que. — The Quebec Ministry of Transport (MTQ) was quick to follow the trend towards more flexible traffic regulations for long combination vehicles (LCVs) recently observed in Ontario. The MTQ officially announced this morning that changes to the

  • PacLease Edmonton Kenworth named Franchise of the Year

    April 11, 2019 12:30PM by Truck News-West

    EDMONTON, Alta. – PacLease has named its Edmonton location as its 2018 North American Franchise of the Year. PacLease Edmonton Kenworth received the honor during the parent company’s awards dinner in Orlando, Fla., with Jim Callaway, general manager of the

  • TruckPro adds two new Canadian service centers

    June 29, 2018 2:02PM by Truck News

    LONGUEUIL, Que. – TruckPro is expanding its network with the announcement of two new partner locations. Garage Benoit Trudeau in Gatineau, Que. and Webb Truck Repair in Dryden, Ont. were announced as the latest locations to be added to the

  • Quebec police have a beef with bandits

    April 5, 2018 4:13PM by Truck News

    BOUCHERVILLE, Que. – Thieves on Montreal’s south side are throwing a party, and police are seeking the public’s help in tracking them down. The CBC is reporting that about $500,000 worth of beer and Jack’s Links brand dried meat and

  • Remorques Lewis completes acquisition deal with BWS; introduces new trailer

    March 16, 2018 11:59AM by Truck News

    QUEBEC CITY, Que. – The owner of Remorques Lewis has acquired trailer manufacturer BWS Manufacturing. (BWS) headquartered in Centerville, N.B. Hugo St-Cyr made a move on BWS, acquiring a majority of shares in the company, after he became interested in

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    Remorques Lewis named a Talbert Top 10 dealer

    February 13, 2018 11:56AM by Truck News

    LA PRÉSENTATION, SAINT-HYACINTHE, QC – Remorques Lewis has been named one of the top 10 Talbert Manufacturing dealers for 2017. The Quebec dealership was also given the honor of “Most Improved Dealer of 2017” with sales that were more than

  • Three Canadian dealerships added to Trail King’s network

    January 11, 2018 2:42PM by Truck West

    MITCHELL, S.D. – Trailer manufacturer Trail King Industries has announced 12 new dealers across North America, including three in Canada, two of which are in the west. Expanding its dealer network, Trail King has added Competition Trailer Sales in Calgary,

  • Transcourt solidifies its focus on Quebec and Maritimes with new hire

    January 13, 2017 11:06AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Transcourt Tank Leasing has named Julie Thibaudeau as its new director for business development, focusing exclusively on the Quebec and Maritimes’ markets. Having spent the majority of her career in the logistic and transportation industries, Thibaudeau will

  • Quebec to invest in industrial ports

    March 7, 2016 8:29AM by Truck News

    MONTREAL, Que. — The government of Quebec has announced it will invest $300 million into the development of industrial ports in the province. The announcement was lauded by the Montreal Port Authority (MPA), which hopes to take advantage of the

  • Feature Transportation

    Bringing in new blood

    July 20, 2015 11:21AM by Carroll McCormick

    David Morneau is eager to address trucking’s manpower crisis

  • Quebec trucking firms team up to add scale, expertise

    May 31, 2015 6:58PM by Truck News

    LANORAIE, Que. — Two Quebec trucking firms with similar specialties and values have partnered up to better serve customers. Express Mondor and Transport l’Épiphanie say their new strategic partnership allows them to collectively offer more than 80 tractors and 200

  • Groupe Morneau opens 82-door cross-dock terminal

    March 13, 2015 9:27AM by Carroll McCormick

    MONTREAL, Que. — By the end of this March, trucks operating for the Quebec-based transportation company Groupe Morneau will begin pouring in and out of its new, 82-door LTL terminal, just 5.5 kilometres from its old dry goods terminal in Saint-Léonard,

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    Truckers vent over A-30 toll increases

    February 23, 2015 11:11AM by Carroll McCormick

    MONTREAL, Que. — A 61% increase in the toll truckers pay to take Montreal’s A-30 ring road has the Quebec Trucking Association (QTA) and others screaming blue murder. A30 Express, the private partner in charge of the A-30 completion, says

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    For whom the bridge tolls

    June 16, 2014 1:53PM by Carroll McCormick

    A battle rages over tolls on the new Champlain Bridge in Montreal