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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.