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Western Canada

  • Day & Ross makes western acquisition

    December 14, 2018 8:53AM by Truck News

    OKOTOKS, Alta. – Day & Ross has announced it has purchased Alberta-based Stonehammer Transport. “This acquisition in Western Canada is a significant complement to our eastern flatbed fleet, bolstering our national network to better serve our customers,” said Bill Doherty, CEO.

  • Mack video features pair of drivers from Western Canada

    September 7, 2018 11:32AM by Truck West

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Mack Trucks’ sixth episode of its RoadLife series titled “Long Way From Home” features two western Canadian long-haul truck drivers. Bill Flynn, originally from Newfoundland, has spent the last 14 years working in Edmonton, Alta., as a

  • Alberta company acquires Three Star Trucking

    July 17, 2018 11:28PM by Truck West

    SHERWOOD PARK, Alta. – Vertex Resources Group has acquired Three Star Trucking, an environmental services company that provides fluid hauling, pressure truck, hot oilers, and combo vac services in Western Canada. The purchase adds more than 270 pieces of equipment

  • Ocean Trailer becomes official dealer of Fontaine trailers in Western Canada

    September 22, 2017 3:04PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Trailer leasing, rental, sales and service company Ocean Trailer announced it will be the exclusive dealer for Fontaine Heavy Haul in Western Canada. Having forged a long-standing relationship with the Alabama-based trailer company through building and selling

  • Trailcon appoints a regional manager for Western Canada

    March 7, 2017 10:56AM by Truck West

    BRAMPTON, Ont. – Trailcon Leasing Inc. has named Brian Jones as its regional manager for Western Canada, overseeing sales, operations and administration for the Calgary, Edmonton and Surrey markets. “My objectives within the new role will be to strengthen our

  • Paccar Parts distribution centre opens in state of Washington

    April 27, 2016 3:03PM by Truck West

    RENTON, Wash. – A new 160,000 square-foot, $32 million Paccar Parts distribution facility, servicing dealers in Western Canada and North-western US, is now fully operational. “By investing in the latest technology and more than doubling the square footage, we are

  • News Equipment

    TruckPro adds Western Canadian locations

    June 15, 2015 10:47AM by Truck News

    LONGUEUIL, Que. — TruckPro has expanded its dealer network in Western Canada, with the addition of new members in Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Yukon. New members include: Prairie Diesel, Humboldt, Sask.; Two Hills Auto and Industrial Supply, Two Hills, Alta.;