Saturday, October 19, 2019
Conditions for U.S. shippers improved in June, with a 8.8 reading on the FTR Shippers Conditions Index, up two points from May. That marked the strongest month for shipper conditions since February 2016, FTR reports. Freight-related indicators are mixed. Manufacturing is...
Carriers will have to pay the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration $1.25 per query into the looming Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse, which will compile records of all drivers who have failed or refused a drug or alcohol test. Fleets can...
Conditions for U.S. shippers improved in June, with a 8.8 reading on the FTR Shippers Conditions Index, up two points from May. That marked the strongest month for shipper conditions since February 2016, FTR reports. Freight-related indicators are mixed. Manufacturing is...
Cratex Industries, an industrial packaging and crating company owned by Manitoulin Transport, today celebrated the grand opening of its new facility in Nisku, Alta. The new location offers an array of packaging and crating services to meet the demands of...
Extra shop narrows have enabled the organization to procure more specialists and better use its space, as indicated by branch director Mack Keay. "This additional space has officially improved our capacity to fix a greater amount of our clients' trailers...
Parts for Trucks has acquired Malmberg Truck Trailer Equipment located in Ottawa and Gatineau, Que. The deal makes Dartmouth headquartered Parts for Trucks Inc. one of the largest truck and trailer service providers and parts distributors in North America with...
Transport Canada this week published its Gazette II notice with respect to changes to PART 7 of the TDG regulations covering Emergency Response Assistance Plans (ERAP). The TDG Act requires any person importing or offering for transport certain higher risk...
The Ministry of Transportation recently resumed data collection for the Commercial Vehicle Survey (CVS) in late April 2019. The survey will further support the Ministry’s understanding of road related freight to improve the efficient movement of goods across Ontario. Ontario’s...
Drivers don’t have a lot of input on their company’s anti-theft strategy but they do play an important role. EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants Vice President of Transportation & Logistics Risk Control Michael Nischan says vehicle inspections, along with precise...
According to media reports, Ontario Transportation Minister Jeff Yurek says the province is planning to review a proposal to raise speed limits for passenger vehicles on 400-series highways. The Ontario Trucking Association has confirmed with ministry officials that the plan – which...

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