Today's Trucking

The Top 100: Ranking Canada’s largest for-hire fleets

March 2, 2018 by John Smith

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)


Five Cdn Carriers Make List for Top 20 ‘Fleets to Drive For’

February 11, 2016 by Dave Nesseth

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Five Canadian carriers were named among the Top 20 Best Fleets to Drive For in 2016.


TTSAO Launches Carrier Group, First Meeting in February

January 8, 2016 by sehui

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.


What Drives You in Trucking?

January 5, 2016 by sehui

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.


UPS Makes Extra Special Holiday Delivery

December 28, 2015 by sehui

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.


Andy Transport Buys Matrec Terminal

December 17, 2015 by sehui

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.


Mullen Cuts Spending Budget for Next Year

December 17, 2015 by sehui

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.


Titanium Getting More New Rigs as Part of Growth Strategy

December 16, 2015 by sehui

WOODBRIDGE, ON — Titanium Transportation Group Inc. continues taking delivery of new trucks as part of a plan to increase its business.


Trimac Purchases Assets of Small Quebec Fleet

December 15, 2015 by sehui

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.


Groupe Morneau Expands, Acquires Total Cold Storage

December 9, 2015 by sehui

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.


TransForce’s Transport America Acquires Optimal Freight

December 2, 2015 by sehui

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.


Think You’ve Got a Top Fleet? It’s Time to Find Out

December 1, 2015 by sehui

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.


Titanium Transportation Purchasing ProNorth Transportation

November 30, 2015 by sehui

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.


The Impact of Truck Driver Wellness Programs

November 24, 2015 by sehui

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.


B.C. Port Trucking Commissioner Orders Back Pay for Drivers

November 23, 2015 by sehui

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.