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News Manufacturing Transportation General Production
December 21, 2020  

Bombardier signs $721M deal with TransLink

Contract for 205 new SkyTrain cars

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation General
December 1, 2020  

Bombardier names veteran exec Bart Demosky as CFO

Has had executive roles at Universal Rail Systems, Canadian Pacific Railway and Suncor Energy.

News General
November 26, 2020  

Crude by rail bounces back in September from summer lows

CER says 94,440 barrels per day moved, nearly double the 51,000 bpd shipped in August.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 11, 2020  

Electrifying Canada’s bus fleets needs $3B a year: Transit group

$1.5 billion set aside to get 5,000 electric school and transit buses on the road in Canada by 2025.

News Manufacturing Transportation General Operations
September 9, 2020  

ATS reorganizes its transportation business to mitigate COVID-19 impact

Includes the closure of facilities along with workforce reductions, primarily in Europe and Asia.

News Government Manufacturing Transportation General
August 24, 2020  

Truckers’ fears of US pandemic trip up sector in recession

Absence of big-rig drivers has thrown up an additional barrier to fleets scrambling to meet demand for essential goods.

News Oil & Gas Transportation General
July 30, 2020  

Pipeline owner fined for unsafe incident near GO tracks in Greater Toronto

The Canada Energy Regulator says the incident near Oakville, Ont., could potentially have resulted in fatalities and injuries

News Transportation General
July 9, 2020  

Via laying off about 1,000 workers as pandemic impacts its business

Employees will receive a temporary written layoff notice that respects their collective agreement’s terms.

News Construction Government General
July 2, 2020  

Ontario invests $10M to support road and highway projects

Additional funding supports road and highway projects in municipalities across the province

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 Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 17, 2020  

Transdev Canada adds 27 electric school buses to its Quebec fleet

Global transportation company plans to electrify 100% of its Quebec school buses by 2025.

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 Energy General
May 13, 2020  

Electrifying Quebec’s economy will require natural gas: MEI

Research paper contends there’s not enough hydro capacity with power being used for heating.

News General
May 7, 2020  

Experts warn of increasing car use, loss of transit routes post crisis

Transit providers face sharp revenue declines; new public aversion to shared spaces could extend into the long-term.

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 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 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.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation General
April 21, 2020  

Bombardier to help make 18,000 ventilators at shuttered Thunder Bay plant

Will carry out sanding, painting and assembly work on the equipment for Brampton, Ont.-based O-Two Medical Technologies.

News Transportation General
April 16, 2020  

Railways confront tough times with volumes dropping as recession looms

Carloads fell more than 17% year-over-year as industrial supply chains remain shut down and retail severely curtailed.

News Transportation General
April 2, 2020  

Cargo ship denied entry to port of Halifax over COVID-19 concerns

Siem Cicero is carrying a shipment of cars, which is considered non-essential.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
March 31, 2020  

San Diego MTS orders 26 more buses from New Flyer

The order replaces older, end-of-life vehicles with lower-emission and more efficient buses

News Transportation General
March 12, 2020  

Canadians avoid public transit due to COVID-19

Approximately 30% of Canadians report decreased usage of public transportation due to COVID-19

News Transportation General
March 10, 2020  

CUTRIC launches research group for autonomous mass transit

The primary goal is $1.1 million from partners and the feds to enable autonomous shuttles to serve transit-starved communities.

News Transportation General
March 10, 2020  

Efficient Trucking Program application launched, $11.8M committed

Eligible applicants can receive a rebate of up to 50% on fuel-saving devices.

News Manufacturing General
March 5, 2020  

Bombardier investigating reported links to Uighur forced labour in China

Australian Strategic Policy Institute says factories supplying global brands – exploited more than 80,000 Uighur Muslims transferred out of their home province.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 3, 2020  

Armoured vehicle market to jump to $21.97B: Allied

The boost in the market is due to militarization of law enforcement agencies and surge in demand for bulletproof vehicles.

News Food & Beverage Transportation General
February 27, 2020  

Feds warned agricultural sector near ‘tipping point’ due to blockades

Producers are having difficulty getting their products to market

News General
February 27, 2020  

New Flyer wins order for fuel cell buses in Illinois

Since 1993, New Flyer has delivered 175 buses to the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District