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N.B. Gives $425K to Truck Driving Program

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

GRAND FALLS, NB- New Brunswick’s provincial government is giving $425,000 to create a province-wide truck driving program and ease the driver shortage in Atlantic Canada.

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When “Big Daddy has cancer,” Truckers Roar in to Help

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

MIRAMICHI, NB. – On Saturday, May 25, Miramichi will be the scene of what might be one of the largest convoys to ever hit New Brunswick.

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PacLease continues Canadian growth

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

MONCTON, N.B. — PACCAR Leasing Company continues its Canadian franchise network expansion with the addition of a new full-service lease location in Moncton, N.B.

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Wajax Expands In The East

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

MONTREAL – Wajax Industrial Components has purchased the Ace Hydraulic Ltd. facility in Bathurst, NB.

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New Brunswick Hwy Twinning Project Ahead of Schedule

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

BEDFORD, NS – Dexter Construction announced they will finish twinning the Route 1 Gateway highway in New Brunswik six months ahead of schedule.

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Groundbreaking project underway in NB

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

ST. GEORGE, N.B. — Construction began yesterday on the Route 1 gateway project, which is the largest financial highway undertaking in New Brunswick history.

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New Brunswick Raises Trucking Fees

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

DIEPPE, NB – New fees for all International Fuel Tax Agreement registrants, says APTA.

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PacLease continues Canadian growth

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

MONCTON, N.B. — PACCAR Leasing Company continues its Canadian franchise network expansion with the addition of a new full-service lease location in Moncton, N.B.

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And Mrs. Smith cried, “This Is The Best Gift Ever!”

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Two Canadians on the shortlists for a huge American competition called Driver of the Year, Owner-Operator Division, in which the first prize is a brand new truck.

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New Brunswick paves the way for new border crossing

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

ST. STEPHEN, N.B. — Federal and provincial funds are being used to help develop a new land border crossing in Atlantic Canada, something not seen for 30 years.

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New Brunswick’s $83 Million Interchange Opens

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Finishing up the One Mile House Interchange has been slow going and full of setback such as unexpected extra costs and bankruptcy, but on Dec. 13, the interchange officially opened.

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NB ups speed limit for safety

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick has implemented a handful of measures to increase safety in construction zones, including increasing speed limits.