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News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 25, 2019  

CN strike triggers layoffs as rail activity hits the brakes

Furloughs affect Unifor members who are not on strike but who work at CN’s Halifax facility.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 20, 2019  

CN Rail strike, lack of trucking alternatives stoke forest industry fears

Forest industry supplies about 10% of the tonnage transported on Canada’s railway system.

News Government Manufacturing Transportation General
November 20, 2019  

Liberal government urged to intervene to end CN rail strike

Scheer and Alberta officials call on Trudeau to bring legislators back sooner.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 19, 2019  

More than 3,000 CNR rail workers on strike: union

Teamsters say passenger rail services in the three biggest cities would not be affected by a strike.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
October 28, 2019  

3,000 CN Rail unionized workers threaten national strike on Nov. 19

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference is putting pressure on the railway ahead of a resumption of negotiations that will include mediators.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
October 24, 2019  

CP Rail bullish amid global headwinds and record Q3 revenues

Revenues were up across all nine lines of business, although volumes dipped in key areas.

News Manufacturing Transportation Economy General
October 23, 2019  

CN Rail cuts profit forecast for 2019 amid ‘softer’ economy

Freight volumes below expectations, manufacturing has also fallen off.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
October 22, 2019  

Transdev wins contract for Hurontario light rail transit project

The 19-stop light rail transit system runs along Hurontario St. from Port Credit to south Brampton.

News Transportation General
October 17, 2019  

Ontario drops plan to upload Toronto subway as city supports Ford plan

Mayor John Tory said leaving the subway system under city ownership was a key requirement of council when it entered into discussions with the province.

News Automotive Transportation General
September 19, 2019  

Goodyear ordered to pay US$6.7M for death from exploding tire

Garbage truck driver killed when a tire he was inflating exploded.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
September 19, 2019  

New Flyer announces additional 110 buses for Washington

New buses provides increases passenger capacity to 115 people.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
September 11, 2019  

Nova Bus delivers two electric buses to CUTRIC project

Integrated battery system delivers better fuel economy, while reducing maintenance costs and greenhouse gas emissions.

News Aerospace Transportation General
August 13, 2019  

Judge sides with American Airlines over worker slowdown

Judge found merit in statistics compiled by American showing that workers took longer to fix planes and delayed more tasks.

News Transportation General
August 13, 2019  

Ottawa fines two coast guard ships for speeding in right whale protection zone

Since early June, eight right whales have died in Canadian waters, the worst death toll since 2017.

News Transportation General
August 1, 2019  

Bombardier to invest up to US$300 million more this year on rail division capacity

Announcement comes as the Montreal-based company reports a $36-million net loss.