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    Intermodal volumes on the rise

    April 12, 2018 12:00AM by John G Smith

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Intermodal volumes and related rates are on the rise this year, buoyed by a strong U.S. economy, but a shortage of rail capacity is also pushing more of the freight onto trucks, FTR Transportation Intelligence reports.

    “We’re still expecting healthy growth in rates, even in the back half of the year,” said senior transportation analyst Todd Tanausky, during a webinar on the topic.

  • Coalition looks to replace border rail tunnel

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    WINDSOR, Ont. — As the political battle continues for construction of new bridges across the Detroit River, a new group has formed to try and undercut the process.

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    Rail Strike Part Deux? CP headed for disruption this week

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    OTTAWA — Weeks after getting back on track from a major CN Rail disruption in March, some shippers may soon be bracing for another strike — this time by workers at Canadian Pacific.

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    Saskatchewan springs into intermodal action

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    REGINA — The Saskatchewan government is hoping all roads lead to Regina.

  • Blog Uncategorized

    Intermodal Continues to Deliver Results

    November 10, 2013 11:43AM by Dan Goodwill

    The Intermodal Association of North America (IANA) reported an increase of 4.7 percent in total intermodal traffic in the third quarter of 2013 compared to the same time period in 2012. Continuing to lead intermodal growth, domestic container volume increased