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(Sendout Date - August 08, 2013) - Do you think cargo crime is a growing, underreported problem in Canada? The Canadian Trucking Association has partnered with CargoNet, various police agencies and the Ontario Trucking Association (OTA) to host one-day workshops where you'll learn everything you need to know about cargo crime trends and how to def...
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(Sendout Date - August 01, 2013) - The top three carriers on Today's Trucking's Top 100 For-Hire Canadian fleets — TransForce, Mullen Group, and Vitran — have finished reporting their second-quarter 2013 results. ...
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(Sendout Date - July 25, 2013) - Gaz Metro Transport Solutions and La Coop fédérée announced last week a partnership that will see multi-energy service stations built along highways 20 and 401 in Quebec and Ontario. In addition to pumping liquefied natural gas (LNG) and compressed ...
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(Sendout Date - July 18, 2013) - Manitoba's "T" plate operators may soon find themselves with not only a new plate category, but a potential 300-400 percent cost increase in registration fees, meaning either some businesses will be forced to close their doors, lay off staff, or pass that cost onto consumers.
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(Sendout Date - July 11, 2013) - It's been a long-time coming, but what looks to be one of the most comprehensive and thoroughly researched tools to help with fatigue management has been launched. Yesterday, the American Transportation Research Institute, along with government and industry partners...
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(Sendout Date - July 04, 2013) - The idea Stephen Race was pitching to a room full of western-based carriers at the Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA) annual general meeting was that they could save themselves countless thousands of dollars if, when interviewing potential employees, they used "personality assessment tools."
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(Sendout Date - June 27, 2013) - After a torrent of water washed through Calgary and surrounding parts of Alberta late last week, trucking operations are beginning to return to near normal service. “There was a recovery time,” says Ed Malysa, president and chief operating officer of Trimac....
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(Sendout Date - June 20, 2013) - Steve Williams, chairman and CEO of Maverick USA and chairman of the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), went before the United States House of Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s panel this week to bring to light flaws in the upcoming hours-of-service (HOS) changes.
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(Sendout Date - June 13, 2013) - You can expect modest rate increases soon, FTR said this week. FTR's Trucking Conditions Index (TCI) for April is showing a " strongly favorable environment for trucking," and sitting at 13.8. A reading above 10 means good news for volumes, prices and margins....
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(Sendout Date - May 30, 2013) - Road Check, the North-America-wide annual safety blitz, runs next week from Tuesday, June 4 to Thursday, June 6. So get ready for 72 hours of rigorous and thorough roadside inspections. But the blitz doesn’t have to spell trouble. During last year’s Road Che...
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(Sendout Date - May 23, 2013) - One of the pillars in Navistar International's drive to re-gain trust among both customers and dealers has been a focus on product quality. And the company's new president and chief executive officer, Troy Clarke, says International trucks and engines are now in line with industry norms.
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(Sendout Date - May 16, 2013) - An open-house at Toronto’s Centennial College this week saw graduates from the Mack/Volvo Modified Apprenticeship Program (MAP) get ready for an actual work placement. Nevermind the job offers, many of these trainees are coming out of their 32-week program making up to $18 an hour.  
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