TORONTO, Ont. – The Today’s Trucking Top 100 has become the definitive ranking of for-hire fleet sizes in Canada, offering insights into those who are adding or retracting available capacity. And the 2018 edition has been released. Rankings are based on a sum of supplied truck, tractor, and trailer counts (shown at the bottom of each listing)
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Five Canadian carriers were named among the Top 20 Best Fleets to Drive For in 2016.
HAMILTON, ON — The board of directors of the Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) has announced the official launch of an effort to improve the education, recruitment and retention for entry level and existing professional drivers.
WINNIPEG, MB – One of the largest trucking companies in Canada is calling on transportation industry professionals from across North America to share what motivates them.
MISSISSAUGA, ON – Just before Christmas UPS Canada launched its first-ever Canadian Wishes Delivered video, helping a mother and her son reunite for the holidays.
SALABERRY-DE-VALLEYFIELD, QC — The trucking and logistics provider Andy Transport has added to its size by purchasing a new terminal. It has acquired Matrec’s terminal, located at 4 chemin du Tremblay in Boucherville.
OKOTOKS, AB – The board of the trucking and logistics and oilfield services provider Mullen Group Ltd. has slashed the company capital spending budget for next year, due in large part to the steep decline in oil and gas prices and activity.
WOODBRIDGE, ON — Titanium Transportation Group Inc. continues taking delivery of new trucks as part of a plan to increase its business.
CALGARY, AB – Bulk trucking services provider Trimac Transportation Ltd. is increasing its operation in a target market with the purchase of assets of from one small fleet.
ANJOU, QC – The trucking company Groupe Morneau announced this week it has finalized its purchase of Total Cold Storage, located in its hometown on Anjou, QC.
ETOBICOKE, ON and EAGAN, MN – A subsidiary of Canadian trucking giant TransForce Inc. has purchased a majority stake in a U.S. non-asset based truckload freight brokerage company.
OTTAWA, ON — Applications are now being accepted for Trucking HR Canada’s 3rd annual Top Fleet Employers program, which recognizes fleets with the top workplaces in Canada’s trucking industry.
WOODBRIDGE, ON — Titanium Transportation Group Inc. announced it has received the approval of its board of directors to finalize definitive agreements to acquire ProNorth Transportation.
It’s logical to think that helping drivers improve their physical health and general well-being will make a dent in the runaway turnover rates now endemic at many motor carriers. Yet when executives at several large and respected long-haul fleets talk about why they rolled out driver health and wellness programs and why they keep investing in those initiatives, it’s apparent they seek to achieve something more altruistic than merely quelling driver churn.
VANCOUVER, B.C. – The Office of the British Columbia Port Trucking Commissioner on Friday released a series of rulings that truck drivers are owned more than $150,000 in back wages as part of an agreement that ended a 2014 strike at the Port of Metro Vancouver.