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Saturday, November 27, 2021
See update below from DriveBc, hwy 3 is reopened in both directions for essential travel only. Highway 3 reopened, in both directions. Mudslide between Sunshine Valley and Allison Pass Summit for 36.9 km (17 to 54 km east of Hope)....
Winter in Canada always comes with snow, storms, and cold throughout each of the provinces.  For those who have spent a few seasons travelling through Canada, this should come as no surprise.  However, there is value in seeing what...
Truckers that need to travel through British Columbia are in for a challenging winter season.  On the 14th of November, large amounts of rain pounded the lower mainland of BC causing flooding, mudslides, and enormous damage to infrastructure.  All...
Trucking industry has seen record volatility over the past two years and the next few months will not be much different. There has been quite a few challenges across supply chain and logistics that are the reason for level...
Blue Truck in winter season

Winter Driving

Driving is challenging on the best of days. Entering the winter season makes it even more so. Standard precautions most driver trainers will go over are split into two categories. The first category is the vehicle, lights, tires, washer...
The “Supply Chain” is affecting us all. Demand for goods is on the rise, getting them delivered is essential for our economy. Again the importance of the trucking industry has come under the focus. Trucking driving has suddenly become...
Earlier this Fall, Volvo made some of their own history by accepting the largest order of their fully-electric Class 8 trucks.  The order totaled 16 of Volvo’s VNR Electric Class 8 trucks, and they will be delivered to a...
The trucking industry is closer to obtaining an assessment tool for determining safe-related risks for young drivers.  The American Transportation Research Institute, ATRI, has announced that their assessment tool for young drivers has been tested and shows promise for...
In a recent Wall Street Journal article, problems related to the manufacturing of heavy Class 8 trucks are once again making headlines.  On top of an already congested supply chain, shortages of semiconductors have created shortages in the electronic...
Freight volumes continue to increase at the Port of Gothenburg. This can be seen from newly published figures covering the period up to the end of September. On the container side, volumes rose by 16 per cent during the...

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