11 Sep

Optimizing each tank of fuel

When rates can’t keep up with the price of trucks or the cost of fuel, fuel economy becomes paramount

11 Sep

Tremcar West to open propane tank truck assembly line in Saskatchewan

WEYBURN, Sask. – Tremcar West will set up a propane tank truck assembly line at its Weyburn, Sask., facility. The announcement was made Sept. 6 during the company’s celebration of a decade doing business in Saskatchewan, which marked Tremcar West’s…

10 Sep

The state of Canadian fleets discussed during in.sight User Conference

HOUSTON, Texas – Several issues affecting the Canadian trucking industry were addressed today in Houston, including the idea of mandating onboard video for fleets. Discussed during the PeopleNet and TMW Systems in.sight User Conference and Expo, several attendees, who either…

10 Sep

Recruitment & Resources Expo sold out

TORONTO, Ont. — The inaugural Recruitment & Resources Expo that is set to take place September 15 is now sold out of booth space. The show, aimed at addressing the industry’s significant workforce shortage, is taking place at the International…

10 Sep

TransCore Link Logistics reveals 2018 scholarship recipients

TORONTO, Ont. — This scholarship season marks the fourth year TransCore Link Logistics has given back to high school students. The LinkScholar Program identifies talented young people, affiliated with the transportation industry, and helps them fulfill their potential by assisting…

07 Sep

Mack video features pair of drivers from Western Canada

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Mack Trucks’ sixth episode of its RoadLife series titled “Long Way From Home” features two western Canadian long-haul truck drivers. Bill Flynn, originally from Newfoundland, has spent the last 14 years working in Edmonton, Alta., as a…

07 Sep

Ritchie Bros.’ Edmonton auction breaks $78 million in sales

EDMONTON, Alta. – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers held another successful auction in Edmonton this week, selling more than $78 million of equipment. “We continued to see strong pricing for equipment and trucks in this week’s auction,” said Trent Vandenberghe, regional sales…

07 Sep

Pride Truck Sales opens new locations in Calif.

FONTANA, Calif. – Canadian pre-owned retailer Pride Truck Sales is expanding again. The company announced two new U.S. locations opening in Fontana and Stockton, Calif. this week. Both dealerships are said to offer a wide variety of pre-owned heavy- and…

07 Sep

Best Fleets nominations now open

MARKHAM, Ont. – Is the fleet you drive for one of the best? If so, now’s your chance to nominate them for the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) Best Fleets to Drive For competition. To qualify, a fleet must have 10…

06 Sep

Volvo film underscores essential role of the professional truck driver

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Volvo Trucks is rolling out a new film to mark National Trucking Week in Canada and Truck Driver Appreciation Week in the U.S. “Professional truck drivers play a crucial role in almost every aspect of our daily…