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Truckers Truck On, Despite Recession Scares
Wednesday July 8, 2015 3:43 PM
Is Canada in an economic recession? That all depends on how you define the term. And even if the answer is yes, will it slow down the trucking industry? According to most economists, a...
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Private Carriers Group Launches “Young Leaders” Bursary
Wednesday June 17, 2015 2:49 PM
OAKVILLE, ON-- A new education bursary unveiled by the Private Motor Truck Council of Canada (PMTC) will help the industry's young leaders cover half the tuition fees for specialized...
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1,000 Mullen Employees Lose Jobs as Q1 Profit Plummets
Friday April 24, 2015 3:29 PM
OKOTOKS, AB — Mullen Group let go of some 1,000 employees after its first quarter profit plummeted in its oilfield services division as a result of low oil prices and inactivity.
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Ontario Infrastructure to get $130B Lift
Friday April 24, 2015 12:28 PM
TORONTO—Ontario's Finance Minister Charles Sousa's budget includes a 10-year, $130-billion infrastructure push, generated by supermarket beer sales and selling off 60 percent of...
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TransForce revenue hits $1-billion for the first time
Wednesday March 4, 2015 3:31 PM
MONTREAL, QC— Thanks to the completion of a number of acquisitions, including the takeover of Ontario-based Contrans trucking firm, TrandForce’s Q4 profits ballooned to $43.2 million and...
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Detroit-Windsor Bridge Sees Clear Road
Friday February 20, 2015 1:52 AM
OTTAWA -- Finally, the green light is shining. The last big roadblock to building a new bridge joining Detroit with Windsor, ON has been pushed aside.
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U.S. December trucking conditions best seen all year: FTR
Thursday February 19, 2015 8:17 AM
BLOOMINGTON, IN —U.S. truck freight improved dramatically in December 2014 due to strong freight and high contract rates, according to freight transportation forecasting firm FTR.
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5 reasons trucking will be good in 2015
Tuesday February 17, 2015 4:13 PM
COLUMBUS, OH— Analysts at GE Capital compiled a list of expected trucking industry trends for 2015,highlighting expectations for freight, equipment, rates and capacity. And there's...
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