WINNIPEG, MB – It’s awards season and Bison Transport is taking home some hardware.
The carrier was given first place at the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) National Fleet Safety Awards in the large fleet division. This is the 12th time the company has been honored with the award.
ARLINGTON, VA – Canadian fleet Bison Transport has been named the winner of the American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) National Truck Safety Contest.
The cross-border carrier won first place for the seventh consecutive year for having the lowest U.S. Department of Transportation recordable accident rate in the 100 million miles category.
MISSISSAUGA, ON – Hino Motor Canada has for the second consecutive year named Tri-Truck Center of Barrie, Ontario as Dealer of the Year.
SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, QC – Jacques Tremblay, Tremcar’s chairman, has been named Philanthropist of the Year in his hometown of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, for promoting Canadian values.
Alexandria, VA – Phillip Williams & Sons Inc. truck driver Joseph Wiggins of Plant City, Fla., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) for saving a man in cardiac arrest.
ATLANTA, GA- Trucking, parcel and logistics service provider UPS has won a Climate Leadership award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
GREENSBORO, NC- Mid-Ontario Mack of Barrie, ON, was the best Mack dealership in Canada, according to Mack Trucks North America.
DENTON, TX- Quebec-based Camions Excellence Peterbilt was named the best PACCAR MX engine dealer of the 2014 by Peterbilt Motors Company.
DENTON, TX-Cervus Equipment Peterbilt was the best dealership in all of North America in 2014. Barring none, according to Peterbilt Motors Company.
LACHINE, QC – Trans West’s traffic-stopping Number-100 has eight coats of paint, miles of stainless steel; a 550-hp Cat; leather upholstery and every other grace note you might imagine, including a 5,000-watt surround-sound audio system. But what’s best about the truck is the fleet it’s part of.
ROCKY VIEW, AB- The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance seeks a truck or bus driver who goes beyond the call of duty and achieves long-term safety and compliance levels.
DIEPPE, NB – Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) presents awards to five individuals who made significant contributions to the trucking industry in Atlantic Canada.
The 2007 Transport Woman of the Year, Melissa Strong, speaks about what the award means to her and to trucking in general.
Truck hero Stephen Lill was the center of attention during the pre-game ceremony at the Maple Leaf’s game against the Nashville Predators on Nov. 21.
LAS VEGAS — The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) recently awarded its prestigious Past Chairmen’s Award to Gary Baumhover, a long-time trucking executive and past chairman of TCA.