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  • Arves to retire from TFI’s board of directors

    June 14, 2018 1:25PM by Truck News

    MONTREAL, Que. – TFI International announced the retirement of Scott C. Arves from its board of directors, effective June 30, 2018. Arves has served as a director of TFI since 2016 and previously served as president, Transport Corporation of America,

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    China’s Geely Holding becomes largest Volvo shareholder

    December 28, 2017 1:21PM by Truck News

    STOCKHOLM, Sweden – China-based Geely Holding has purchased Cevian Capital’s stake in AB Volvo, becoming the largest shareholder by capital in the global truck maker. Cevian Capital’s co-founder, Christer Gardell, said: “Today’s announcement concludes over 11 years’ ownership in AB Volvo

  • Allison’s Graziosi to be promoted to CEO in 2018

    August 30, 2017 4:41PM by Truck News

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Allison Transmission Holdings announced today that David S. Graziosi will been promoted to CEO effective June 1, 2018. Graziosi is currently president and CFO of Allison Transmission, and he will be replacing current CEO Lawrence E. Dewey.  “Larry

  • Schneider to go public

    October 10, 2016 10:10AM by Truck News

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Schneider National has announced it plans to pursue an initial public offering next year. “The objectives of the planned transaction are to facilitate continuity of controlling ownership of Schneider by the future generations of the Schneider

  • Bendix announces executive promotions

    January 30, 2015 10:38AM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio — Bendix has named John Kemer vice-president and general manager, valves and modules. Kemer also becomes the newest member of the company’s Leadership Committee and he joins the two-person Controls Governance Board. “In his 18 years of serving

  • Canada Transportation Act comes under early review

    June 25, 2014 3:20PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, MB — Spurred on by the serious backlog in grain deliveries that occurred during the 2013-14 crop year, transportation minister Lisa Raitt has bumped up a scheduled review of Canada’s transportation legislation. The Canada Transportation Act was set to

  • BCTA elects board, executive committee and chair

    June 10, 2014 11:52PM by Truck News

    Kevin Johnson has been named the new chair of the BCTA after the organization held elections to pick its new board of directors and executive committee.

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    People (January 01, 2011)

    January 1, 2011 12:00AM by Truck News

    Canada Cartage has announced David Bacon has joined the company as senior vice-president, finance and chief financial officer.

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    B. C. Trucking Safety Council formed

    November 1, 2008 12:00AM by Jan Westell

    LANGLEY, B. C. -With 63 workers from the B. C. trucking industry killed on the job in the past five years, another 281 seriously injured, and nearly 8,400 unable to work due to an injury, there came a…

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    CTA names executive committee members, chairman

    June 1, 2008 12:00AM by Truck News

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Canadian Trucking Alliance has announced its executive committee line-up for 2008-2010. The announcement was made at the CTA annual spring meeting here.

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    APTA set to kick off annual convention

    October 1, 2007 12:00AM by Truck News

    ST. JOHN’S, Nfld. – Get out your lobster bibs – it’s just weeks before the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association’s general meeting and convention gets underway. Held each year in one of the four Atl…

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    Green light for sound transportation policy?

    June 1, 2007 12:00AM by Lou Smyrlis

    TORONTO, Ont. – Canada’s perceived lack of a comprehensive and consistent transportation strategy has been a sore point among transportation professionals for decades. But there may be good reason for…

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    APTA forms Human Resource and Education Committee

    February 1, 2007 12:00AM by Adam Ledlow

    DIEPPE, N.B. – The Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association has announced the formation of a Human Resource and Education Committee to explore educational options and HR challenges in the trucking indu…

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    Education Foundation aims to enlighten young minds

    January 1, 2007 12:00AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – The OTA Education Foundation has announced the unveiling of a revitalized and renewed organization designed to add relevance to the trucking industry. In a speech during the Ontario Tr…

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    Focus on collaboration, new relationships key for APTA in 2006

    December 1, 2006 12:00AM by Adam Ledlow

    HALIFAX, N.S. – New relationships and collaboration with government officials and other associations played key roles during the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association’s annual general meeting at the…