Truck News


  • Feature Transportation

    All about medical marijuana

    June 16, 2014 2:10PM by Sonia Straface

    The drug nearly half a million Canadians are expected to be legally using by 2024

  • Feature Transportation

    The Last Word: Margaret Hogg – From the photo studio to the warehouse

    June 16, 2014 11:42AM by Sonia Straface

    You’d be hard-pressed to find a woman driving next to you along the freeway in a tractor-trailer. You’d be even more hard-pressed finding a woman who is the face of a successful Canadian freight company who knows the ins and

  • Precision Drilling sells off trucking division

    June 16, 2014 11:04AM by Truck News

    CALGARY, Alta. — Precision Drilling announced today it is divesting its trucking operations, with certain assets sold to Aveda Transportation and Energy Services. The sale is expected to close on July 1, the company announced. Kevin Neveau, president and CEO

  • KRTS launches new MTCU-approved trucking and construction program

    May 29, 2014 12:34PM by Truck News

    CALEDONIA, Ont. — KRTS Transportation Specialists announced today that it has received approval from the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) to launch a new program. The program, called Transportation and Construction Express, will certify clients in trucking, construction

  • DRTA announces meeting and presentation night at Durham College

    May 26, 2014 4:20PM by Truck News

    OSHAWA, Ont. – The Durham Region Transportation Association (DRTA) has announced its next meeting. Beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday June 4th, 2014 and running until 9:00 p.m. the event will start with some mingling and networking in the Durham

  • Feature Transportation

    A worthy initiative

    May 26, 2014 2:50PM by David Bradley

    Back in April I was invited to address the inaugural meeting of a new organization launched by Trucking HR Canada called Supporting Women in Freight Transportation (SWIFT). While I support this initiative and can usually talk off-the-cuff about trucking issues