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News Transportation General
June 30, 2020  

CN investing $310M in Ontario to strengthen its rail network

Will focus on intermodal facilities, rail and tie replacement and maintenance of track infrastructure.

News Manufacturing Transportation Economy General
June 25, 2020  

Quebec port project aims to win back market share

US East Coast volumes surge due to shifting global supply chains.

News Government Transportation Economy General
June 17, 2020  

US to investigate Canada’s ‘unfavourable’ new Great Lakes shipping rules

Shippers claim ballast water release standards are unfair, overly costly and designed to drive them out of cross-border shipping.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
June 16, 2020  

Seaspan awarded a $2.4B contract for RCN joint support ships

Replenishment vessels increase the range and endurance of RCN’s combat ship operations at sea.

News Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General
June 16, 2020  

BRP awarded $3M in damages after patent violation

Court also issued a permanent injunction that prevents Arctic Cat from selling snowmobiles that violate the frame patent.

News Transportation General
June 11, 2020  

BC, Ontario shipyards team up to win multibillion dollar icebreaker contract

The agreement between Seaspan Marine and Heddle Shipyards represents the type of co-operation rarely seen within Canada.

News Transportation General
June 4, 2020  

Transportation to be revolutionized over next decade: Frost & Sullivan

Hyperloop, air taxis, and suborbital rockets could enable a traveler to reach any location on earth in 60 minutes.

News Government Transportation General
May 21, 2020  

US agrees to Canada’s request to extend non-essential travel

The US has more than 1.5 million active cases of COVID-19, 42% of the world’s active caseload.

News Transportation General
May 5, 2020  

CP Rail moves record 2.8M tonnes of grain in April after strong Q1

100,000 tonnes more than the previous record set in November thanks in part to the opening of the Port of Thunder Bay.

News Energy Transportation General
April 30, 2020  

Ballard gets follow-on order from Solaris in The Netherlands

Fuel cells will power 20 Solaris Urbino 12 hydrogen buses in South Holland, the most populous province of The Netherlands.

News Automotive Transportation General
April 29, 2020  

California scales up 1st in US electric truck sale proposal

If adopted, at least 40% of all tractor trailers sold in California would have to be zero emission by 2035

News Transportation General
April 28, 2020  

BDS Fleet Service hires medical director during COVID-19

Fleet repair facility is introducing strategies employed by hospitals to minimize exposure risk.

News Transportation General
April 28, 2020  

TTC to temporarily lay off 1,200 staff members

Transit operator plans to maintain service at between 70% and 80% of normal levels.

News Transportation General
April 27, 2020  

Blockades, virus expected to derail CN’s Q1 results

Hefty crude-by-rail shipments helped offset the declines.

News Transportation General
April 23, 2020  

Mullen Group reports 1,000 layoffs as pandemic slows economy, trucking

Company has established a $5-million family assistance fund to help staff affected by the downturn.